Paralegal - Commercial Real Estate

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: 
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Meraki Talent are currently recruiting for an experienced Real Estate Paralegal to join a fantastic highly regarded Legal Firm based in Edinburgh City Centre.

You will be based within the English Qualified Team within the Commercial Real Estate Department, supporting 3 Partners and their team servicing some major clients. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a dynamic forward thinking company who offer a very competitive salary & benefits package and who are leaders in their market place.

Responsibilities of Paralegal:

  • Sales and purchases of commercial and residential property
  • Property Finance transactions
  • Dealing with lease work, acting for both landlords and tenants
  • Provide property support for corporate acquisitions and tenders
  • Support the wider team on a range of general commercial property transactions
  • Support the team in producing and managing client reports

Background of Paralegal:

  • Previous experience in a Paralegal role within Commercial Real Estate or Residential Conveyancing - essential 
  • Genuine interest in pursuing a long-term career as a Paralegal in this area - essential 
  • Have an interest and knowledge of commercial property law - desirable 
  • Motivation and willingness to continue learning - essential 
  • Ability to meet agreed fee earning targets and have an understanding of key financial issues relevant to your role - essential 
  • Ability to monitor and adjust priorities on an on-going basis whilst managing tight deadlines - essential 
  • Excellent attention to detail and high level of accuracy - essential 
  • Ability to work independently using your initiative and as part of a team - essential 
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to develop your client relationship and client care skills - essential 
  • Proficient IT skills (Microsoft packages). Experience using Imange and Visualfiles  -  desirable


Due to the high number of applications received for this role we are sadly unable to get back to every candidate. If you do not hear from us within 7 days, please assume your application has been unsuccessful.
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Cheryl Gardner


Cheryl is based in our Edinburgh office and works within our Business Support team. Cheryl predominantly focuses on fulfilling on legal roles both in-house and for legal services firms.