Ella Britton

Senior Recruitment Consultant Phone: 01702 880 885

With over 14 years in recruitment, Ella works closely with Law Firms throughout Essex, engaging with and placing legal support staff into the best regional Private Practices. Ella recruits Legal Secretaries, Paralegals, NQ Solicitors and any additional support staff in Top Legal 500 Firms and small boutiques.

Outside of work Ella lives with her husband and two children, Connie and Ethan, who keep her busy on her days off; either making mud pies or finding the best arts and crafts on Pinterest to keep them both entertained.

 
 
 
 

ELLA BRITTON JOBS

 

Property law - Conveyancing Assistant

£ 18,000

A top Legal 500 Law firm based in Colchester is looking for an experienced Conveyancing Secretary to join the Property team.

The role will support the Fee earners, liasing with clients on their behalf and providing day to day admin and Secretarial support; this will include:

  • Dealing with general enquiries,
  • Dealing with post completion matters and preparing paperwork.
  • Opening and closing client files,
  • Carrying out Land Registry searches,
  • Audio typing, digital dictation and managing diaries on behalf of the Conveyancers.

The firm are offering a competitive starting salary and generous benefits package.

Previous Conveyancing experience is a must along with excellent time management and organisational skills. The successful candidate will also have experience using case management systems, excel, Word and Outlook.

For a confidential chat about this role please contact Ella Britton

Family Law - PARALEGAL FAMILY

£ 18,000

A top Legal 500 Law firm based in Southend is looking for an experienced Conveyancing Secretary to join the Property team.

The role will support the Fee earners, liasing with clients on their behalf and providing day to day admin and Secretarial support; this will include:

  • Dealing with general enquiries,
  • Dealing with post completion matters and preparing paperwork.
  • Opening and closing client files,
  • Carrying out Land Registry searches,
  • Audio typing, digital dictation and managing diaries on behalf of the Conveyancers.

The firm are offering a competitive starting salary and generous benefits package.

Previous Conveyancing experience is a must along with excellent time management and organisational skills. The successful candidate will also have experience using case management systems, excel, Word and Outlook.

For a confidential chat about this role please contact Ella Britton

Family Law - Family Paralegal

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Paralegal to join a busy practice that offers legal aid within the Family Department.

This is a busy and varied role supporting the existing fee earners with their caseloads of both publicly funded and private Family law matters and dealing with new client enquiries.

You must have previous experience of working in this area of law but also you need to be able to display an enthusiasm and passion for Family Law.

A progressive role and one where you will be able to gain exposure to both sides of legal support.

For further information please contact Ella Britton

Property law - Property Paralegal

£ 18,000

A busy Law firm based in Southend on Sea has an exciting opportunity for a Paralegal to join the highly established Property team.

The role will suit an organised and articulate individual who has a keen interest in Property.

Main duties will include but not limited to:

Responsible to a partner and other fee earners within the team to assist and support the property team and the litigation team in relation to property aspects of litigation work.

  • Attend meetings with client
  • Case and transaction management
  • Gain an understanding of client expectations and requirements
  • Assess legal problems
  • Advise clients on costs
  • Conduct legal research
  • Devise case strategies
  • Draft documents
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Comply with office procedure requirements

This role will offer the prospects of developing into a Training contract and the successful individual does not need to have worked previously in property, just a keen desire to work within the sector.

For further information and a confidential chat please feel free to contact Ella Britton

Property law - Commercial Secretary

£ 18,000

A busy Law firm based in Southend is looking for a Legal Secretary to join the Commercial Team.

The role will support two fee earners dealing with all aspects of the administration and act as a gate keeper to all calls and diary management

Main duties will include:

  • Audio and copy typing.
  • Preparing documents and correspondence.
  • Liaising with clients, estate agents and other third parties.
  • Handling telephone enquiries and arranging appointments.
  • File opening and closing.
  • Maintaining files and using case management systems to update files.
  • Providing administrative support such as filing, scanning and photocopying.

For further information please contact Ella Britton

Litigation - Commercial Litigation Solicitor 2 years

£35,000 - £40,000

A fantastic Legal 500 Law firm with a number of offices in Essex is looking for a qualified Litigation Solicitor to join the firm on a permanent basis.

The successful candidate will have strong litigation experience focusing on property litigation as well as a broad range of litigation disputes, which might include shareholder and director disputes, debt recovery work, contractual disputes and insolvency litigation.

You will be able to build excellent client relationships, looking after existing clients and growing your own client base.

This is a great time to join the firm where there is clear career progression to Associate level.

For further information please contact Ella Britton

 
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