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Conveyancing Paralegal – Walderslade

The Role

An opportunity has arisen for a Conveyancing Paralegal to join our Walderslade office to provide support to one Partner with all types of residential conveyancing matters from inception through to post-completion, including sales and purchases in freehold, leasehold, new build and shared ownership properties as well as re-mortgage, equity and help to buy transactions.

About the Company

Burtons Solicitors has been a part of the local community for over 40 years and understands the value of a personal, friendly and professional service. We offer a fresh approach and work hard to maintain loyalty and trust.

As a local firm, we are able to get to know our clients and tailor our expertise to meet their requirements. Our excellent staff are approachable and ensure we are always available for our clients, looking after matters promptly and efficiently.

Key Tasks

  • Liaising with clients and estate agents by email and telephone
  • Preparing letters and emails
  • Preparing contract papers
  • Ordering Landlord/LPE1 packs
  • Dealing with exchange and post exchange work, including submission of SDLT returns and AP1’s
  • Dealing with sale enquiries
  • Land Registry applications
  • Ordering online searches
  • Chasing replies and instructions
  • Billing
  • Dealing with correspondence and ensuring all correspondence and documents are accurately filed in a case management system

About You

  • At least 2 years’ experience as a conveyancing assistant/paralegal
  • Conscientious, self-driven and a quick learner
  • Well organised and excellent administrative and communication skills
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Friendly and professional attitude
  • Excellent IT skills – capable of using the firm’s case management system and working in a paperless office


Location: Walderslade, Kent (office-based) Hours: Monday to Friday, 9.00am-5.30pm

Please note: Candidates must have the right to work in the UK. Only applicants shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

How to apply for the role of Conveyancing Paralegal – Walderslade

Please email a copy of your CV with a covering letter to

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