The Scottish Paralegal Association

Commercial Real Estate

Anderson Strathern is one of Scotland’s leading law firms and is well known for its commercial property practice. We provide mainstream advice to a wide range of clients including developers, retailers, hotel and leisure operators, institutional investors, universities and educational providers, charities and engage in cross border work and corporate support work.

 

 

Company : Anderson Strathern
Category : Commercial Property
Date : 21st April, 2019
Location : Glasgow
Website : www.andersonstrathern.co.uk
Salary : Competitive
We have a vacancy for an experienced Paralegal to join our Commercial Real Estate Department
in the Glasgow office. You will be supporting 2 – 3 Partners servicing some of our major clients.

 

You will be responsible for:
Supporting the team on a range of general commercial property transactions
Dealing with leasing work acting for both landlords and tenants, purchase and sale in
commercial property
Providing property support for corporate acquisitions and tenders
Assisting in commercial purchase and sale transactions including portfolio transactions and cross-border transactions

 

What you’ll need to succeed
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a Paralegal role with a genuine interest in pursuing a long-term career as Paralegal in this area.
Have an interest and experience in commercial property law
Ability to meet agreed fee earning targets and have an understanding of key financial issues relevant to your role
Ability to monitor and adjust priorities on an on-going basis whilst managing tight deadlines
Excellent attention to detail and high level of accuracy
Ability to work independently using your initiative and as part of a team
Ability to be risk conscious, identifying and managing risk in your work
Good interpersonal skills with the ability to develop your client relationship and client care skills
Motivation and willingness to continue learning
Proficient IT skills (Microsoft packages).
Experience using Imange and Visual files is desirable.

You will be paid a salary which is competitive in the market as well as an excellent benefits package, you will also have the opportunity to liaise with senior stakeholders and build your career in a dynamic and energetic environment. There are excellent prospects for progression within this role and within the firm as a whole. We focus on the training and development of our employees and are accredited as an Investor in People.

Next Steps
To apply for this role please send your and cover letter to recruitment@andersonstrathern.co.uk.