Careers

Family Solicitor - Shrewsbury

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Family Solicitor to join our expanding team in our Shrewsbury office.

The right candidate will be 5 years PQE in a broad range of areas to include, divorce, finance, domestic violence, children matters, cohabitation, disputes etc. Law Society/Resolution Panel Membership would be an advantage but is not essential.

You will also be able to demonstrate entrepreneurial flair and have the capacity to work independently.

We offer a competitive salary, a comprehensive range of benefits and a first class working environment within a well-established law practice.

Criminal Solicitor - Telford

An excellent opportunity has now arisen for a Criminal Duty Solicitor to join our team. You will attend clients at Police Stations and Magistrates Court throughout the area and undertake a vast amount of preparation work for trials.

• You must be a qualified Solicitor with Crime Duty accreditation
• You will have excellent communication and client care skills
• You will work well under pressure, meeting tight deadlines,
• You will have excellent technical and organisational skills
• You will be able to manage a demanding caseload from inception to completion

Paralegal - Telford

We are seeking an experienced Paralegal to join our busy Residential Conveyancing department at our Telford office.

We are looking for applicants who are well organised, have a keen eye for detail and work well under pressure. Applicants must have a working knowledge of the residential conveyancing process and an understanding of case management systems. Previous Paralegal experience is needed.

The successful applicant will support the fee earners, providing assistance within a team environment delivering high standards of legal work and client care.

The successful candidates’ work will include (but not be limited to):

Legal research
Completion of standard forms (including Land Registry and SDLT forms)
Drafting, reviewing and amending materials, correspondence and documents
Proof reading
Electronic and hard copy document management
Various administrative duties as and when required

The Requirements:
Demonstrable interest in Conveyancing/Property
Law degree LLB/GDL

Legal Assistant - Telford

An opportunity for a permanent full time Legal Assistant has arisen at our Telford office within the Residential Property department.

You will provide full secretarial/assistant support, including diary management, meeting clients, audio transcription, handling telephone queries from clients and/or third parties. General typing/correspondence and document work, alongside the preparation of legal forms where required.

The successful applicant will preferably have 1 year plus secretarial experience within a legal environment and be able to use their own initiative. This is a busy role therefore; individuals must be able to work proactively, coupled with a good client manner and technical competence.

It is our people and unique culture that define who we are as a firm. We are all dedicated to professionalism and excellence and achieving the best possible results for our clients. Our people genuinely care for each other. Everyone is valued and recognised for the role that they do and how it contributes to the overall success of the firm.

At Terry Jones Solicitors in addition to competitive salaries, the great working environment and exposure to high quality work we believe our people should be rewarded for their commitment and continued success of the firm. We therefore, offer a competitive core benefit scheme.

The core benefits include:

• 26 days holiday
• Pension scheme
• Annual Summer party
• Office Christmas party
• Free eye tests
• Staff discounts, including family and friends (dependant on length of service)

If you think you could bring something to the team and would like to find out more about the opportunities available, contact our HR Team by email on hr@terry-jones.co.uk
 

Terry Jones Solicitors is a progressive practice that continues to expand and prides itself in providing professional, practical and cost effective advice and assistance. We have held the Law Society Lexcel Standard in Quality and Excellence since 2010. Terry Jones Solicitors is an equal opportunities employer.

Any enquiries regarding 'Recognised Training' should be sent to Anthony Iles, Human Resources Manager, with a covering letter and a copy of your CV via the following email link: hr@terry-jones.co.uk

 

Need advice? Email us enquiries@terry-jones.co.uk