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DATE ADDED: Sat 11/01/2020

Real Estate Disputes Paralegal

Greater Manchester, Manchester, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

SALARY: £20000 - £23000 per annum

Real Estate Disputes Paralegal


Are you an experienced Paralegal with an LPC qualification? This may be the perfect opportunity for you!

About the Role:

My client is looking for a Paralegal to provide support on Real Estate Disputed Files based in Central Manchester. This is a great opportunity for a Paralegal to build up their real estate disputes knowledge as well as further develop their commercial skills and awareness. You will be exposed to high-quality litigation matters and gain a solid understanding of commercial and residential property litigation.

In accordance with the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954:

  • Draft and serve notices
  • Review validity of notices
  • Deal with extensions of the court application issue deadline
  • Draft and serve lease renewal proceedings
  • Draft and serve acknowledgements of service
  • Apply for stays of court proceedings
  • Agree directions

Assist with general Landlord and Tenant matters including:

  • Draft and serve break notices
  • Review validity of break notices
  • Service of dilapidations schedules
  • Negotiation/drafting dilapidations settlement agreements

Other responsibilities:

  • Assist with trespasser evictions (through court proceedings)
  • Prepare bundles of documents to enclose with instructions to counsel
  • Prepare trial/hearing bundles
  • Review deeds
  • Prepare for and attend interim hearings
  • Prepare statutory demands and arrange service
  • Drafting claims for recovery of money/nuisance/breach of lease
  • Update Supanet
  • Carry out legal research for advisory work

Experience and Knowledge:

  • Proven track record of understanding the importance of excellent service delivery to clients - essential
  • Law degree or GDL - essential
  • LPC - essential
  • Previous transactional experience as a Real Estate Paralegal - desirable

Skills and Competencies:

  • Strong client relationship and influencing skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong IT skills
  • Determination to complete work to the highest quality with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to absorb large amounts of complex information
  • Organised with a strong 'can-do' attitude
  • Calm under pressure
  • Ability and willingness to turn work around quickly

If you're interested in this role, please click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV. If you are starting your job search and your CV isn't quite ready or if this job isn't quite right for you, please contact Mario Campos on 0161 827 4377 for a confidential discussion on your career.

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