Franklins Solicitors LLP

Franklins was set up by Michael Franklin and Keith Wyld in 1982 and since then has grown to be a well-respected firm occupying offices in both Central Milton Keynes and Northampton employing over 100 staff.

We are one of the most highly quality-assured firms in the regions having achieved accreditation to ISO 9001. We have also achieved the award of the Law Society quality accreditation, Lexcel. These nationally and internationally recognised quality marks indicate the extent of our commitment to providing a first class service to you and set us apart from the vast majority of other law firms and legal services providers.

26 Jul, 2018
An exciting opportunity has presented itself in our busy highly accredited Private Client department at our Northampton office. We are looking for an experienced Paralegal or alternatively a Law Graduate. It would be preferable if the candidate had an ilex qualification, however this is not a perquisite. The role will consist of file management, client contact, dictation, post duties and diary management. The successful candidate will be supporting the Private Client Partner and the department assisting team members as and when required. The position would suit someone who is approachable, flexible, confident, and accurate and has an eye for detail. Ideally the candidate should be used to dealing with a busy and varied workload with an ability to remain calm under pressure. Key responsibilities will include:   Prepare document bundles Prepare correspondence and documents from digital dictation. Bighand system. Prepare and create client documentation. File correspondence and relevant documentation retained in client files. Manage the case management system. Record and manage time and billing on behalf of the fee earner. Qualifications required: - Accurate typing speed - At least intermediate+ of Word, Outlook, Excel - Experience working in Private Client department/practice Remuneration The salary for the role will be commensurate with the successful candidates level of experience. 25 days holiday plus bank holidays 4 x Death in service All applications to emma.mcnally@franklins-sols.co.uk
Franklins Solicitors LLP Northampton, UK Full time
25 Jul, 2018
We are looking for a Private Client Solicitor or Chartered Legal Executive to join our highly successful and accredited Private Client team, based in our Northampton office. The candidate needs to be at least 3 years PQE and will be someone who is driven and proactive, looking to further develop themselves and their career.  They will need to manage a busy workload of files in progress with the help of support staff and be a good team player. We are looking for a candidate who wants to network and market in the local community and to continue the expansion of the department, building relationships and generating business for the future.  The successful applicant will need to be experienced in at least the following areas:  Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection applications, Deputyships and Administration of Estates. Remuneration The salary for the role will be commensurate with the successful candidates level of experience. 25 days holiday plus bank holidays 4 x Death in service All applications to emma.mcnally@franklins-sols.co.uk
Franklins Solicitors LLP Northampton, UK Full time
11 Jul, 2018
We are currently seeking an office assistant for our Milton Keynes office. The ideal candidate will have typing and organisational skills, work well under pressure and be able to work towards deadlines. This is an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate. General duties will include data entry, filing and general assistance and support to all departments to ensure deadlines are adhered to. The chosen candidate will be required to assist reception and therefore presentation and an excellent telephone manner is of most importance.
Franklins Solicitors LLP Milton Keynes, UK Full time
25 Jun, 2018
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Commercial Property Lawyer to join our successful and growing Commercial Property Team, based primarily in our Milton Keynes office. The successful candidate will be dealing with all aspects of Commercial Property including, but not limited to: Acquisitions and Disposals of freehold and leasehold property including auctions for both residential and commercial properties Landlord and Tenant advice including the preparation of leases, licences, rent deposits, notices and assignments Drafting and negotiating ancillary agreements, deeds and side letters Reporting on all aspcts of the transaction Commercial Lending Experience with transfers of part, adverse possession, dispositions of land, land development, planning agreements and creating and extinguishing easements would be desired but not a necessity The ideal candidate will: Demonstrate a proven history of managing their own case load within a commercial property division. To be able to maintain current client base and continue to expand on the same. To work well with clients and third parties within a team environment and alone The candidate will be a dynamic, enthusiastic, experienced individual. The applicant will take over an existing caseload and have an ability to maintain and secure future work. Remuneration The salary for the role will be commensurate with the successful candidates level of experience. 25 days holiday plus bank holidays Bonus scheme 4 x Death in service All applications to emma.mcnally@franklins-sols.co.uk
Franklins Solicitors LLP Milton Keynes, UK Full time
06 Mar, 2018
We are currently seeking an Junior Paralegal for our Northampton residential conveyancing department. The Firm are ideally interested in  hearing from applicants who have experience of working within a busy department, meeting deadlines and exceeding client expectation. However,  the Firm will consider applications who have no experience but are looking to carve out a career in a highly accredited Law Firm. The position is an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate. Training will be provided. Responsibilities To work using the Office Management System To work in accordance with task list and diary reminders Ensuring work is produced in accordance with allocated time constraints. Support Team as required Job Type - Full Time Benefits - 25 days basic holiday allowance Salary - To be confirmed on application Apply to - Emma McNally Telephone - 01604 828282 Email: emma.mcnally@franklins-sols.co.uk  
Franklins Solicitors LLP Northampton, UK Full time
27 Feb, 2018
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Family law solicitor to join our successful Family team based in our Milton Keynes office. The candidate will be at least 3 years PQE and will be acting solely for privately paying clients.  The candidate will be expected to continue to develop and build the department and have a willingness to network and market in the business community. Experience in dealing with high value cases would be beneficial.   The successful candidate will inherit a caseload of files in progress and will be expected to generate new work for the department going forward.  Remuneration 25 days annual leave and pension scheme.
Franklins Solicitors LLP Milton Keynes, UK Full time