Conveyancing Paralegal


We have a vacancy for a full-time Conveyancing Paralegal to join our Residential Conveyancing team.

Job Role: Conveyancing Paralegal
Department: Residential Conveyancing
Location: Chester
Term: Permanent, Full-time
Salary: £18,000 – £23,000pa, DOE + benefits

The successful candidate will:

  • Have an ability to manage a freehold sale file from inception to completion with supervision
  • Support our team of conveyancing solicitors in progressing legal work on sale and purchase transactions
  • Assist our team of conveyancing solicitors to set up and deal with completion and post completion matters
  • Draft and issue legal documents
  • Have an ability to mentor junior members of the team
  • Be able to delegate appropriate tasks to junior members of staff
  • Support our Compliance Officer with CQS accreditation and lender panels administration
  • Record detailed and accurate information from telephone conversations
  • Recognise, respect and honour client confidentiality at all times
  • Maintain a professional attitude and effective communications between clients, fee earners, team members and colleagues
  • Provide a first-rate service to clients and third parties presenting a positive image of Cullimore Dutton at all times

This role is ideal for somebody who is wanting to gain additional experience of managing a small case load alongside providing assistance to our conveyancing solicitors.


You will need a flexible approach and the ability to work as part of a team, together with the following skills:

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word/Excel/Outlook/Teams)
  • Excellent communication skills both on the telephone and in person
  • An ability to explain legal terms to clients in simple terms
  • Good time management skills and an ability to prioritise where necessary
  • Attention to detail
  • Prior experience of working as a Conveyancing Paralegal or equivalent
  • Experience of Ochresoft Case Management System (ideal but not essential as training will be given)


If you wish to be considered for the role of Conveyancing Paralegal, please forward your CV and covering letter to

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Please note we are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies.