Paralegal - Risk & Compliance in Commercial Property Team

  • Coffin Mew Solicitors
  • Newbury, United Kingdom
  • Aug 07, 2017
Full time Commercial Property / Real Estate Compliance Paralegal

Job Description

The Team

Coffin Mew’s leading commercial property team helps clients buy, sell, lease, develop and secure finance against real estate. The team particularly specialises in investment, landlord and tenant, development (including planning and environmental), and property finance. Clients include businesses and private individuals, public bodies and charities, SIPP and SSAS pension trustees and their customers.

The Role

We are currently recruiting for a Paralegal Assistant to join our growing team in Newbury to assist the fee earners with all areas of risk and compliance. The prime role is to provide direct support to the Commercial Property Team to enable the Team to operate at optimum efficiency. 

You will the primary interface with clients and all third parties managing their expectations, liaising and keeping them informed as to the progression of the transaction to its conclusion whilst always ensuring that high levels of customer service are maintained at all times.

You will ensure that all telephone calls are dealt with in a professional manner and that messages are forwarded on to the fee earners. You will assist fee earners in ensuring their files are compliant with Lexcel requirements.

You will be enthusiastic, have an eye for detail and be a team player.

This is a perfect opportunity for someone looking to begin their career in law.
Previous property experience would be desirable but not essential.