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21 Jun, 2024  
The Role We have an exciting new role for a pragmatic and driven Trade Mark Attorney. The candidate will form a part of the Intellectual Property team which is based in both the Colchester and Chelmsford offices. There will be the opportunity for some working from home, if desired, in line with the Firm’s working from home guidelines. This role could be full time or part time. This is a rare opportunity to be a key part of a fast-growing Legal 500 Intellectual Property team within an award winning law firm.  The Candidate You will be a finals standard or fully qualified Trade Mark Attorney with ambition and commercial acumen. The role will involve providing practical advice to a broad portfolio of clients. You will be involved in trade mark drafting, filing, prosecuting, oppositions and cancellations, advising stakeholders on IP strategy as well as the drafting of key agreements and assisting with queries from the wider legal team and business. A passion for the...
Birkett Long Hybrid (Colchester, UK) Full time
19 Jun, 2024  
We are seeking to recruit an experienced Litigation Paralegal who is diligent, self-motivated and a fast learner. The successful candidate will be working directly with a Partner and other qualified and unqualified staff. They will be able to demonstrate experience in the criteria listed below and be able to hit the ground running with variety of litigation matters. They must have technical knowledge commensurate to their level of experience as well as a pro-active approach to risk management, a willingness to learn, and a good knowledge of property transactions. Client care is a priority at DKLM, and the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate when they have gone over and above to provide a top-quality service to the client. They will be keen to progress and grow within the department. Relevant professional training will be provided and career development opportunities available to the right candidate.   We are open to candidates to work in either our London or...
DKLM Solicitors LLP Hybrid (London / Manchester) Full time
18 Jun, 2024  
Are you a strong commercial leader looking for your next challenge? Are you seeking Partnership through evidencing the ability to lead a team within an innovative and forward thinking business priding themselves on their continued growth and recognising and rewarding colleagues? The firm is seeking to appoint a leader to grow our Basildon office- to build, develop and retain a team to deliver a service level, second to none, with profitable results for the business. The Firm Based in Essex, with offices in Chelmsford, Basildon and Colchester, Birkett Long focuses on people – our clients, our employees, our business partners and those in our local communities. We are a modern thinking Legal 500 law firm and this is an ideal opportunity to join a successful and thriving practice.  The Role This is a unique opportunity, ideally for a 5+ year  Solicitor, who ideally has experience of developing and managing a team, to shape and drive success in our Basildon office. We...
Birkett Long Basildon, UK Full time
17 Jun, 2024  
We are looking for solicitors with a strong technical background who are confident working on complex private client matters and able to provide high levels of client service. Our private client team is one of the largest and most experienced in Hertfordshire with four partners, one consultant, three senior associates, six solicitors, a court of protection manager and four legal assistants. We are ranked tier 1 in Legal 500 and band 1 in Chambers HNW. We look after the needs of a vast number of Hertfordshire families but what sets us apart is our appeal to wealthy clients in London and the rest of the UK and those looking for a specialist trusts team. Our team is grouped into three main areas: Protecting and managing wealth now and in the future through inheritance tax, estate planning and estate administration. Lifetime planning, including Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection (COP) and professional deputyship services and the protection of vulnerable adults....
Debenhams Ottaway Hybrid (St Albans, UK) Full time
12 Jun, 2024  
We are currently recruiting for a full-time Legal Assistant to join our busy and growing Residential Conveyancing team based in Farnham. The role will be working with and supporting our experienced Solicitors on a caseload of work across a range of matters. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing team that offers a competitive salary and benefits package. The Candidate The ideal candidate will have experience working in a similar role in the legal sector, with a working knowledge of Conveyancing processes and procedures. Experience with Tikit Partner for Windows would be advantageous. This role requires excellent client care skills, enthusiasm to deliver a great client service, organisation and being a team player. It is also important to be comfortable with modern IT systems, both audio and copy typing, and diary management as well as being able to multi-task, set priorities and manage your own time effectively.  Full range of...
Clifton Ingram Farnham, UK Full time
03 Jun, 2024  
We are looking for a contentious trusts and probate specialist to join Hertfordshire’s leading Wills, trusts and probate team. They need to be passionate about this area and would play an integral role in helping key clients and taking this team, one of the largest and most experienced in Hertfordshire ranked top in both Legal 500 and Chambers HNW, to the next level. The role will involve: Advising on all areas of contentious trusts and probate such as: Removing executors or trustees Making a claim against an executor or trustees Defending claims by beneficiaries Challenging a Will or the terms of a Trust Inheritance Act claims Court of Protection and succession disputes Power of Attorney disputes Liaising with third parties, experts and other specialists An ability to build effective and positive relationships with clients, referrers and colleagues that embrace the importance of trust and collaboration Supervising junior members of staff Proactive...
Debenhams Ottaway Hybrid (St Albans, UK) Full time
03 Jun, 2024  
We are looking for a solicitor or associate (1 - 4 years PQE) to join our busy St Albans commercial property team. We are looking for someone with a strong technical background, who has an interest in developing junior members of the team and business development. About the team Ranked Band 1 in Chambers and Tier 2 in Legal 500, the team consists of three partners, one consultant, one senior associate, two associates, two solicitors and two legal assistants, plus secretarial and admin staff. The team are based across our St Albans and Radlett offices. The work The team have varied caseloads mainly consisting of: landlord and tenant work property development work sales and purchases of owner occupied and investment property secured lending The clients Our lawyers continue to work on notable property transactions not just in Hertfordshire, but across the UK. The quality of our clients and the nature of their property transactions mean we often have national...
Debenhams Ottaway Hybrid (St Albans, UK) Full time
03 Jun, 2024  
We are looking for a contentious trusts and probate specialist to join Hertfordshire’s leading Wills, trusts and probate team. They need to be passionate about this area and would play an integral role in helping key clients and taking this team, one of the largest and most experienced in Hertfordshire ranked top in both Legal 500 and Chambers HNW, to the next level. The role will involve: Advising on all areas of contentious trusts and probate such as: Removing executors or trustees Making a claim against an executor or trustees Defending claims by beneficiaries Challenging a Will or the terms of a Trust Inheritance Act claims Court of Protection and succession disputes Power of Attorney disputes Liaising with third parties, experts and other specialists An ability to build effective and positive relationships with clients, referrers and colleagues that embrace the importance of trust and collaboration Supervising junior members of staff Proactive...
Debenhams Ottaway Hybrid (St Albans, UK) Full time
30 May, 2024  
We are looking for a compliance officer to join our firm who will be responsible for ensuring we are compliant in all aspects of regulatory and legal requirements. The successful candidate will assist management and staff to identify and manage regulatory risks.  Main Functions and Responsibilities Provide support and on-going assistance to the COLP; COFA; MLRO and DPO in their daily compliance activities. Ensure we are compliant at all times with government and SRA regulations.  Investigate any irregularities. Monitor compliance – ensure that CI complies with legal and ethical guidelines. Identify potential risks – identify activities and practices that risk violating regulations and SRA standards. Manage conflict queries and higher risk conflict queries with the relevant Officer. Perform routing risk assessments to understand compliance risk, scope and significance. Administration tasks as required to ensure all policies, plans and procedures...
Clifton Ingram Wokingham, UK Full time
29 May, 2024  
We are looking for a facilities apprentice to ensure the smooth day to day running of the facilities function. This is a full time role and the hours to be covered are 8.30am to 6pm. Key Responsibilities Activities will be varied and will include, but are not limited to, the following:   Facilities   ·       Undertaking regular stock takes of stationary, catering supplies, hygiene products and other consumables, reordering as necessary.   ·       Keeping the coffee machines clean and provisioned and acting as the first point of contact for any faults or engineer visits.   ·       Maintaining office printers ensuring that they are well stocked with paper and ink.   ·       Monitoring the facilities inbox and respond to or deal with enquires in an appropriate manner.   ·       Assisting with office moves and workstation set up - updating the office floor plan in a timely manner.   ·       Ensuring that the building is kept...
Debenhams Ottaway St Albans, UK Apprentice