Recruitment


We recognise that our staff are vital to the success of our business. Our state of the art offices in the Sutton Harbour area of Plymouth’s City Centre provide a modern, efficient and fun working environment. The surrounding harbour area is commercially vibrant and interesting with plenty of shops, bars, restaurants, apartments and other professional practices. The City generally is a “happening place”. We believe it would be hard to better the quality and situation of our offices.

However, more importantly, we strive to employ talented, commercially minded people who are committed to our vision of how clients should be treated and how quality legal services should be delivered. We want staff to have a “work hard play hard” approach to life and we want them to take responsibility and challenge themselves to reach their full potential. We pride ourselves on the levels of training we provide for our staff and the fact that we support anyone who wishes to train to achieve higher qualifications.

We adopt the approach that “we are all in this together” and that we all have a responsibility to work hard together as a team to achieve the goals of the business.

Current Vacancies:

RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY LAWYER required for our busy & expanding property department. Would suit a fully qualified Solicitor or CILEX with good residential experience, willing and able to run their own files and client relationships under supervision. This role would also suit an experienced Paralegal that has previous experience of running their own caseload under supervision. Ideal opportunity for the right candidate to carve out a niche for themselves in a friendly and supportive property team. Full time and part time applications considered.

The successful candidate would be expected to assist with the maintenance of our excellent relationships with clients, professional contacts and work providers and to be involved with the marketing of the property department and the firm generally.

 We are an equal opportunity employer. Please apply by email with full CV to Joe Cunningham jmc@wysolicitors.co.uk. Please call Joe on 827934 if you would like more information before applying.

RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY LEGAL ASSISTANT required for our busy & expanding property department. Would suit a PA or Paralegal with good residential experience, willing and able to support the department’s busy fee earners and assist in building good relationships with client and professional contacts.

The successful candidate would be expected to assist with the following:

  • General admin, filing, typing, telephone calls etc.
  • Responsibility of managing fee earner diaries and Client appointments.
  • Setting up new files, attending Clients to obtain identification and initial instructions.
  • Assisting throughout the conveyancing process – sending out contract packs, requesting searches, raising enquiries, exchange of contracts and completion requirements.
  • Dealing with post completion matters.

The role is an Ideal opportunity for the right candidate to carve out a niche for themselves in a friendly and supportive property team.

Remuneration –  Competitive and dependent upon experience.

Hours –  This is a permanent position.

The Firm
We are a long established Plymouth firm with a strong reputation of dealing with private clients through our family, crime, conveyancing and wills, probate and trusts teams. We are a progressive, modern and client focussed practice with plans and ambitions to grow our specialist sectors. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please apply by email with full CV to Joe Cunningham jmc@wysolicitors.co.uk. Please call Joe on 01752 827934 if you would like more information before applying.

 

Child Care Lawyer.

We have a great opportunity for a child care specialist, either CILEX or Solicitor. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who wishes to develop their skills as a Child Care Lawyer, working with a highly experienced and capable public law children specialist. This is an exciting chance for someone who is ambitious to drive their career forward.

The Candidate

  1. You will have some knowledge of the relevant law and case law and be enthusiastic about developing your skills.
  2. You will have excellent IT skills.
  3. You will be team player.
  4. You will be focussed on providing exceptional service and advice to your clients.
  5. Knowledge of the legal aid rules and regulations would be helpful.
  6. You will manage your files so that they are compliant with LEXCEL and legal agency regulations.
  7. You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Remuneration

Competitive and dependent upon experience.

Hours

This is a permanent position. Full or part time will be considered.

The Firm

We are a long established Plymouth firm with a strong reputation of dealing with private clients through our family, crime, conveyancing and wills, probate and trusts teams. We are a progressive, modern and client focussed practice with plans and ambitions to grow our specialist sectors.

Contact

Please contact Nicki Cozens with your CV to nc@wysolicitors.co.uk

 

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