• Location: Barnstaple
  • Reference Number: LSW6190

Legal Southwest Ltd

Our client is a dynamic and successful Devon-based firm. They have shown exceptional growth over the past few years and is now one of the largest practices in the County. They are unusual for a Southwest law firm, because they are based right across Devon, which means you’re never far from one of their locations in South Devon, North Devon and Exeter.

Neither too big, nor too small – they’re perfectly formed. With over 140 bright people, they are a genuine alternative to much larger firms and with significantly more to offer than smaller, high street solicitors. They never lose sight of what’s most important: to provide the best possible guidance in a no-nonsense, approachable and accessible way to clients across all sectors.

Because they are now one of the largest solicitors practices in the South West, it means that all solicitors specialise in their chosen fields of practice.  They are also able to boast strength in depth as well. Partners are supported by lawyers and paralegals who have also chosen to specialise.

On behalf of our client, we are looking for a Property Solicitor / Chartered Legal Executive / Senior Residential Conveyancer to work in the firm’s North Devon office.

This is an attractive opportunity to join a progressive and professional team. You will deal with a very busy caseload of domestic property work. The successful applicant will have experience of handling a wide range of property transactions including sales, purchases, leases, re-mortgages and will be capable of working in a busy team. Our client is looking for a forward-thinking individual, who is not only technically competent, but also possesses networking skills and an interest in business generation and development.

Our client is proud to have established a wellbeing culture within the firm and the health & wellbeing of their people is of the utmost importance to us. Their Health and Wellbeing Group continually look at ways to improve wellbeing at work. Wellbeing Mentors exist across all offices they are all trained Mental Health First Aiders. Our client also offers a Cash Health Plan, it is a popular part of their employee benefits, which as well as offering financial support towards medical costs, also offers a wide range of wellbeing tools. Work/life balance is a priority. You will be offered a generous holiday allowance and an unpaid leave arrangement if you need a longer break from time to time.

You will benefit from working from home days and meaningful flexible working arrangements. These can be discussed on an individual basis.

Our client invests fully in supporting personal training and development for their teams and individuals, everyone has access to training and development. The focus is on firm-wide, departmental and individual training and development, giving access to all and an invitation to discuss training needs regularly. Continuous professional development is supported and encouraged for all staff, of every level, from a range or providers such as Lawnet, Devon and Somerset Law Society, MBL, Legal Futures. What can be offered includes:

  • Personal development
  • Internal promotion opportunities
  • Training Contracts
  • Support to qualification as a Solicitor through the SQE route
  • Funded CILEX qualifications

Please get in touch if you would like more information about this role or send your CV via the form below in complete confidence and we will get back to you.

Legal Southwest will never, without exception, send out your CV without your prior knowledge or consent so please be assured that we treat every application with the utmost confidentiality.

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