Want a new challenge in a friendly, award winning law firm? Read on…

Farnfields Solicitors are interested in hearing from you if you are an experienced residential property conveyancer looking for a new challenge. We have a large conveyancing department based in North Dorset and Warminster, Wiltshire.  The position is full time (or 30hrs per week minimum), permanent, working out of either our Shaftesbury or Gillingham offices.

Why apply for this role?

You will be working as part of a great team in a role that will enable you to be challenged and grow, with strong administrative support provided. There is excellent flexibility, this role can be done on a hybrid working from home and in office basis, or fully in the office, whatever you prefer.

About the role

In joining our established conveyancing team you will have a varied caseload which covers all aspects of residential conveyancing including, sales, purchases, mortgages and transfers of equity along with the interesting challenges of dealing with properties in rural locations and property work flowing from our private client department.

Who you are?

As the ideal candidate, you will have a minimum of 2 years PQE. You will be a competent residential property lawyer with a broad range of residential property experience and will be able to progress a diverse range of files confidently.

For this role we are seeking an experienced residential conveyancer with competent legal skills with the ability to confidently deal with a broad caseload including new builds, shared ownership, transfer of parts, lease extensions and more. You will be a people person who has a positive, team-focused approach and will be used to working with case management systems. You will positively enjoy client contact and keeping everyone updated.

You will also be a team player with strong communication and organisational skills and will be passionate about providing excellent client service. Your approach will be professional and friendly and you also thrive on working in a fast-paced team.

A bit about us…

• We are a well-established and successful law firm with a modern and down to earth approach.
• Passionate about providing an excellent service to our clients.
• Winner of Residential Conveyancing Team of the Year at the 2024 British Conveyancing Awards.
• Winner of Contribution to the Community at the 2019 Dorset Legal Awards.
• Winner of Property Team at the 2019 Dorset Legal Awards.
• Winner of Law Firm of the Year (up to 10 partners) at the 2018 Dorset Legal Awards.
• As a Lexcel accredited firm and a member of LawNet we are committed to career development and providing challenging work to positively engage and motivate our staff.
• We place importance on being part of the local community.
• We are friendly, supportive and ambitious.
• At Farnfields we recognise the importance of family life and can offer a good work life balance.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an established, award winning Firm who are modern, friendly and ambitious; coupled with a down to earth approach.

Please apply in writing, attaching your CV, to HR@farnfields.com

Expect far more… Apply now to join a great team and take a step forward in your career.

Due to our continuing strong growth, we currently have a number of exciting career opportunities available:

Legal Assistant – Residential Conveyancing

Gillingham, Dorset Applications close on May 31st, 2024

Family Lawyer

Warminster Applications close on May 31st, 2024

Legal Secretary – Family Law

Gillingham, Dorset Applications close on May 24th, 2024

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