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A leading UK law firm with a network of offices from the South Coast to Scotland, working together as one national team. An innovative practice and the first top 100 law firm to achieve “Gold Standard” Investors in People, our values and culture are not just words on our website but are the heartbeat of the firm. The lack of barriers between departments, a real lack of hierarchy, zero tolerance for arrogance and pomposity makes Shoosmiths a fantastic place to work.
Shoosmiths Private Client Conveyancing Team offers a highly professional conveyancing service designed to make the process of buying or selling property as efficient and stress-free for their clients as possible.
We remain the largest firm of conveyancing solicitors accredited under the Law Society's Conveyancing Quality Scheme. The conveyancing service provided by our Private Client Practice maintains the same high standards corporate clients have come to expect of Shoosmiths and is consistently commended in national consumer service awards.
This is an exciting time to join our Milton Keynes office. This year we moved in to a flagship building which offers market leading facilities and a fantastic working environment in keeping with our forward thinking, collaborative, agile set-up, The Residential Property team here is Partner led by Karen Stewart and has a mandate to grow and to develop the practice further, particularly through the local region.
We are looking for a confident, self starter Conveyancing Manager to join the small Partner-led team in Milton Keynes which provides premium service to private individuals across England. This is a key role in this collaborative team
In this role you will be working on a varied portfolio of high-quality conveyancing matters which may have been referred through our wealth protection or other private client departments, the Firm’s commercial client network and clients returning to the team.. The nature of transactions is frequently high net worth transactions. Whilst this is a busy role, your focus is on providing high and close attention to each client to deliver exceptional customer service. You will manage your own caseload and develop your skill set to work on more complex transactions with appropriate supervision.
You will have management responsibility for a paralegal in the team and will be called upon to delegate work and offer training and development to the person in that post.
Our Conveyancing Manager will ideally live in Milton Keynes or the surrounding area or have links to the area. We are looking for a candidate with connections in the area and prior experience of, or a flair for business development. With the strength of our team behind you, you will need to feel comfortable networking in the region to develop relationships with estate agents and further expand our client base.
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