South Lanarkshire, Scotland
£13.00 - £14.00 per hour
about 1 month ago
Our client a leading Utilities company are urgently seeking a Paralegal for a contract opportunity to the end of 2020.
Candidates must have a Paralegal or Conveyancing Qualification to be considered for this role.
Duties will include issuing Notices in volume, hence certification is required.
This role will provide crucial support to a project with a legal team of 5.
The role will be wide ranging and your duties will include:
Drafting legal documentation including statutory notices relating to waste and water assets and infrastructure.
Reporting on/examining sasine and land registered titles.
Assisting with administrative duties for the solicitor you are reporting to.
Undertaking necessary searches to establish land ownership using search sheets and, Scotlis and Registers of Scotland.
Ideally, we are looking for someone who has knowledge of conveyancing procedures but we are also willing to consider someone with a Diploma in Professional Legal Practice. An understanding of sasine titles and deeds of servitude is desirable.
The ideal candidate will be:
Hard working and organised
Able to take initiative and pride in your work
Flexible with a positive attitude to change
Able to work efficiently with minimum of supervision