To provide advice on a wide range of residential property matters as a lead fee earner.
MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
·Advise on the sales and purchases of the full range of residential property, including houses and flats, with a particular focus on high value properties.
·Deal with the requirements of lenders in relation to sales, purchases and remortgage transactions.
·Manage purchases, site set ups and bespoke plot sales for developer clients.
·Assisting on transfers of property portfolios on incorporation of partnership and limited companies.
·Deal with leasehold property issues including lease extensions and enfranchisement in relation to both flats and houses.
·Assist with matters arising from the Private team, including probate property-related matters, probate litigation matters, family trust matters and property transactions arising out of divorce.
·Give accurate prompt, realistic and relevant advice in response to clients’ enquiries whilst managing their expectations.
·Gain an understanding of clients’ requirements and how to achieve their needs.
·Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients.
·Actively work to convert enquiries into new matters.
·Promote the Prestige Conveyancing Service and support the firm with marketing opportunities, including; writing blogs and press releases, and to be pro-active in networking and business development.
·Ensure proper file management.
·Ensure all time recording is accurate.
·Ensure billing is completed to agreed timescales.
·Maintain confidentiality in line with the firm’s policies and procedures; including dealing with confidential documents.
·Keep abreast of changes in legislation, case law and carry out legal research.
·Promote and comply with legislation and policies on equal opportunities and health and safety both in the delivery of services and the treatment of others.
·Identify and undertake training and development as required in order to meet personal, SRA and business needs.
·Undertake any other reasonable duties, commensurate with the level of the post so as to ensure the efficient running of the company.