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Legal Secretary - Residential Property

Contact Mia Henderson
Reference C-BH-33166
Salary Competitive salary
Job Type Temporary
Location Milton Keynes Milton Keynes England South East
Job Duration 3 months
Date Posted 21 Jul 2021
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Legal 200 practice in Buckinghamshire seeks a driven Residential Property Legal Secretary on a full-time, temporary 3-months basis, starting on the 2nd of August.

Our client, a well-established, Legal 500 firm in Milton Keynes, is looking to employ a talented Residential Property Legal Secretary. The successful candidate will assist a team of fee earners specialising in real estate matters, whilst ensuring excellent performance on a daily basis. The right candidate may be offered a permanent position after the initial 3 months’ temporary employment.

To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period.


  • Assisting and supporting fee earners specialising in residential property matters
  • General administrative duties
  • Diary management
  • Liaising with clients and other professionals
  • Producing legal documents and correspondence
  • Managing accounts and money laundering duties
  • Photocopying and scanning
  • Maintaining databases and producing reports
  • Handling Oyez and Laserforms
  • Online Land Registry and Companies House searches
  • HMRC stamp duty
  • Property searches
  • Handling indemnity policy requests
The Candidate

  • Legal secretary with at least 1 year’s experience in residential property matters
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Team player able to fit into a busy team
  • Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • IT proficient
The Firm

Award-winning, multi-accredited and ranked in the Legal 200 and 500, our client is well-known as a fantastic firm to work for and with. Investing in internal talent and giving back to their communities, they have built an enviable reputation amongst peers and clients alike. Attracting clients and lawyers in all sectors, they provide commercially viable advice and support continued development and progression throughout their team.


  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Pension contribution
  • Private health
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Income protection scheme
  • Death in service
Our Agency Requirements

  • What salary are you currently seeking?
  • How far are you most comfortable to travel from home?
  • How long is your notice period?

Legal Secretary - Residential Property

For further details of this Residential Property Legal Secretary vacancy, please contact Mia on 01954 208 076 quoting reference MH33166.

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