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Commercial Property
Up to £25k DoE
Ella Watts
20 days ago

Commercial Property Paralegal

Location: Cardiff

Salary: Up to £25,000 DOE

The opportunity

TSR Legal are excited to be assisting a national, award-winning law firm to recruit an ambitious individual for their Commercial Property Team in Cardiff.

Our client is looking for a paralegal to assist team members in both individual transactions and as part of wider (real estate and multi-disciplinary) project teams.

Highly regarded in all regions, the team in Cardiff is lead by three partners and is widely admired in the community, drawing praise from peers and clients for their ‘very responsive and solutions-oriented’ and ‘professional yet personable’ team. You’ll be joining a national law firm that enjoys a strong reputation, made possible by the exceptional people – each chosen for their industry knowledge and passion for their field.

Day-to-day, you’ll be successful in this role by:

  • The work the team do is varied and will involve assisting with large scale secured lending and acquisitions/disposals, commercial landlord and tenant and estate management through to development and energy projects. Clients include housing associations, lenders, investors, developers and public sector organisations. This is a significant opportunity for someone to gain excellent experience.
  • You will work closely with the team on large scale projects, assisting with title due diligence and reporting, including collating and reviewing searches, enquiries, planning and title information and preparing Certificates of Title/reports on title.
  • You will help manage online data rooms and liaise with brokers/title indemnity insurers and with third parties (local planning authorities, land registry, management companies) to obtain necessary information/documentation.
  • You will also take responsibility for drafting and negotiating straightforward commercial lettings and property sales.
  • You will assist with post-completion work for our clients, such as making land registry applications, processing SDLT/LTT (stamp duty land tax/land transaction tax) returns, and updating/registering property titles.
  • You will also have the opportunity to get involved with ad hoc projects (small and large) as and when these arise, with the assistance of other members of the team.
  • It is an integral part of this role that you comply with data security and all firm policies and procedures

This role is right for you if:

We are looking for someone with convincing aspirations for a career in commercial property law.

  • You will be able to demonstrate real potential, with the talent, ambition, and interest to succeed in a career within this field. As a law or GDL graduate, you will already have a good technical grounding in the law with a keen interest in land law and real property. You may also have completed the LPC.
  • This firm would prefer you to have at least 6 months’ experience as a paralegal, and if this experience is within the property sector this would be especially helpful.

In return, the successful candidate will get:

  • Excellent work/life balance
  • Comprehensive learning and development programme
  • Wellbeing initiatives
  • Comprehensive range of flexible benefits
  • Progression opportunities
  • Networking and business development opportunities
  • To learn from an experienced, supportive team
  • Competitive salary, DOE

Apply now

If you’re interested in this role and would like to find out more, please contact Ella Watts at TSR Legal on 02920388100 for a confidential conversation or you can send your CV to to express your interest.