Opportunities

Star Legal is a rapidly expanding Law Firm. We frequently have career opportunities for new staff – both for lawyers and support staff.

Star Legal's Aldridge Branch is seeking applications for the following jobs:

Residential Conveyancer

Our Aldridge office is seeking an experienced Residential Conveyancing Solicitor, minimum 5 years PQE to head the Conveyancing Department and develop the Conveyancing team in West Midlands.

Consideration would be given to Legal Executives and Licensed Conveyancer’s of similar experience and solid background.

The firm is proud of the geographical area in which it is based and accordingly looking to recruit someone with a strong local connection and who would want to serve the businesses of the local community/area.   The ethos of the firm is on building relationships with their clients, client focus is essential.

The successful applicant would be supported by and supervising an experienced Conveyancing Secretary and Conveyancing Assistant.  The ability to manage and develop a team is essential.

For the right candidate a competitive salary, performance related bonus and free parking.

Required skills & experience

  • Minimum 5 years’ PQE, Consideration to Legal Executives and Licensed Conveyancers of similar experience/background.
  • Experienced Residential Conveyancing Solicitor with ability to handle own caseload
  • Good track record of developing business
  • Great client care skills
  • Build on existing relationships with Estate Agents
  • IT skills – Case Management Systems, Completion Monitor.

Other Information

  • Yearly appraisals, Quarterly Supervisions, open door policy
  • Pay Reviews: Annually
  • Free Car Parking
  • Performance related Bonus Scheme.
  • Salary: Dependant on Candidate 

If this role is of interest to you, please email direct your letter of application and CV to susan.parker@star-legal.co.uk.

Star Legal's Thornbury Branch is seeking applications for the following jobs:

Private Client Paralegal

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Paralegal to join the Private Client Team in our Thornbury office on a full-time basis.

The ideal candidate will be proficient with Microsoft Office and Excel and have good communication and time management skills.

Although mainly private client in nature the case load extends to some residential, agricultural and commercial conveyancing and the successful candidate’s work will include:

  • Generating client engagement letters and case set up on our case management system
  • Preparing documents and letters and using forms packages
  • Drafting of straightforward Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Probate documents as well as conveyancing forms and searches
  • Updating estate accounts and preparing tax documentation
  • Use of the Land Registry portal and HMCTS Probate portal
  • Liaising with clients to take instructions and progress matters

Salary will be dependent on experience.

Send a current CV and covering letter to huw.jones@star-legal.co.uk 


Star Legal's Bradley Stoke Branch is seeking applications for the following jobs:

Receptionist

Star legal currently have a fantastic position for a receptionist role based at their Bradley Stoke office.

Star Legal is a rapidly expanding Law Firm and as part of the role you will be the main point of contact for the office.

You will need to have good IT skills and should be familiar with Microsoft office suite of applications.

The ideal candidate will need to have exceptionally good communication and interpersonal skills as well as being able to demonstrate excellent client care.

You will need to be organised, accurate, proactive and computer literate.

 Working hours:

Monday – Friday 9am-5pm

 The role:

-Answering incoming phone calls throughout the day

- processing post

-scanning and filing daily correspondence

-ad hoc support to our busy property team

-meeting and greeting clients

-answering general office enquiries via email and phone calls

-processing post for end of day collection

-ordering necessary stationery and other office supplies

-general office duties

For more information please contact Huw Jones on 0117 905 9262 or send a CV and covering letter to huw.jones@star-legal.co.uk

Star Legal's Portishead Branch is seeking applications for the following jobs:

Residential Property Secretary / Assistant

We are looking for an experienced conveyancing secretary/assistant to join our expanding Portishead office on a full-time basis.

Ideally, you will have experience of working in the residential property department of a local law firm, but prior experience of the Portishead market is less important than your expertise in assisting with residential property work and your excellent secretarial and organisational skills.

You will need strong word-processing and audio-typing skills and must have experience of using Microsoft Office.  Prior experience of using case management systems would be advantageous, but is not essential.

You will have excellent interpersonal skills, both in person and on the telephone, and will have a friendly, reassuring approach to dealing with clients.

You will be adaptable and able to work calmly under pressure, in what can be a fast-paced environment.

In return, we offer a competitive salary, pension scheme and excellent working conditions.

Our Portishead office is centrally located and has free on-site parking for staff (including evenings and weekends).

Please send your current CV and covering letter to huw.jones@star-legal.co.uk.  If you would like an informal initial discussion about the role (in complete confidence), please contact Huw via email or on 0117 905 9262.

Star Legal's Clifton Branch is seeking applications for the following jobs:

Commercial Property Lawyer

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced commercial property lawyer to join our Clifton office.

The role is suitable for a newly qualified to 3 year's PQE in commercial property practice, and will bring a varied workload of commercial property work, including sales and purchases, lease extensions and advising clients on a range of commercial property matters. 

This role will be ideal for someone starting their qualified career in commercial property, who is looking to move to an exciting and growing firm and an existing, experienced commercial property team.  A sound understanding and grasp of all aspects of commercial property and a solid grounding in drafting property documents is crucial to the role, together with a commercial attitude and positive approach. This is an excellent career opportunity with scope for progression, within a supportive team in Clifton.

Terms will be commensurate with the role and experience. 

If this role is of interest to you, please email direct your letter of application and CV to huw.jones@star-legal.co.uk or call Huw on 0117 905 9262 for an informal chat.

We are always interested to hear from solicitors and other lawyers who would like to talk to us about joining Star Legal. If you have experience as a lawyer and have contacts or clients of your own or a reasonable expectation of growing your clients and contacts, please contact Ian Foster or Philip Hands.

All discussions and enquiries will be treated in the strictest confidence.