Property Solicitor / Fee Earner

Thirsk / Ripon



Job Title: Property Solicitor / Fee Earner

Responsible to: Partner responsible for Property Team

Last updated: 2022 07 06 - Gill Saville

Main purposes of role:

1. Undertake fee earning work and provide a profitable contribution to the work of the department and of the firm.

2. Ensure the successful development of the department and of the firm in line with any business plan.

Job responsibilities:

1. Conducting residential and commercial property matters all types on behalf of clients.

2. Supervision of work undertaken by Secretary and any Paralegal/Trainee Solicitor you may be responsible for.

3. Participation in marketing activities whether on a firmwide, departmental or office basis.

4. Financial control with particular regard to cashflow control through collection of monies on account and billing procedures.

5. Use of the case management systems to progress matters.

6. Ensuring that all appropriate client care documentation is sent to a client at the start of the matter.

7. Keeping files tidy, in good order and up to date.

8. Any other tasks as reasonably delegated by the Partners or within the practice including providing cover for colleagues as and when necessary.