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Legal Secretary

JMC Legal Recruitment
England, London, Marble Arch
£35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Closing date
5 Mar 2024

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Legal Secretary - Residential Property - a new opportunity has arisen to join a leading West End firm, working alongside one of their highly regarded Partners.

Prior experience is essential, as you will be expected to come in and hit the ground running, with a good understanding of various types of residential property and HNW transactions.

The Firm

This is a highly respected and flourishing multi-service firm, with a first-rate reputation in residential property. They have thrived during the last few years and are known for their high-quality work and have built and harnessed a strong reputation in the market.

The difference with this firm is that you will feel that you are a valued part of the team. Work-life balance is encouraged, and this is well reflected in the firm's billable hours targets. You will also find that the firm fully embraces modern working practices, which include hybrid working where you can work from home 50% of the time over a calendar month. It is this adult approach to working practices, along with many other factors, that gives the firm one of the best staff retention rates.

The Role

This flourishing office, situated in the heart of the West End, London, is seeking an experienced Residential Property Legal Secretary.

You will work on the other side of top City firms and HNW West End practices, dealing with top-quality work for a highly impressive client base. They have one of the most interesting client bases for the sectors in which they operate.

You will be working closely with the Residential Property Partner and 1 Associate on a day-to-day basis, whilst also assisting other areas when necessary. You will be working with high end properties, with values up to £10 million.

The role will cover a wide range of duties including providing first class service, often as the first point of contact to the department's clients, as well as assisting in various other secretarial capacities.


  • 2+ years' relevant experience working in a residential property department
  • Strong understanding of residential property and HNW transactions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft packages
  • Excellent ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on the individual and experience
  • Excellent perks and benefits

This is an exceptional opportunity for a Residential Property Legal Secretary to join a leading property firm in their West End London Office.

Apply now for immediate consideration.


JMC Legal Recruitment was founded by highly experienced Legal Recruitment Consultant, Jason Connolly. His motivation to establish JMC was to create a refreshingly friendly agency with a truly consultative approach and who are always a pleasure to deal with.

We're a dynamic business with our sights set high and a growing client base spanning the country. We believe that in any business the most valuable assets are the people – and it’s true of JMC, too. Whether dealing with candidates or firms, our consultants’ passion for legal recruitment and excellent market knowledge always shines through.  Our state of the art software means our consultants are more accessible to you and we keep ahead of the curve in the changing legal landscape to ensure you are always given up to date advice.

What can you expect from us? We will always manage your expectations and come back to you with updates as soon as they become available. We pride ourselves on the highest level of integrity, as we understand that when looking for a new role or member of staff it is often highly confidential. You will find that we always take the time to really listen and understand before we advise. We will get to know you, taking into account not just technical ability, but personality and cultural fit. We’re also easy to get hold of; we appreciate that when looking for a new role it can be difficult to talk during the working day, so we will make ourselves available and find a time that works for you. Give us a call and talk to one of our friendly team today. We’re waiting to help you.

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