Careers at Levi Solicitors LLP

Recruiting, developing and retaining the right people is of paramount importance to the continued success of Levi Solicitors LLP.

We look for talented, personable and enthusiastic people who want to work hard and contribute to the future development of the firm.

Levi Solicitors LLP values the contributions of all our legal and support staff and recognises their achievements. We invest in our employees, nurture talent and develop careers. Our people are our business.

We strive to find people with the right personality to fit the team. Team building and communication between teams is key to staff morale and driving our business forward. We encourage our teams to meet on an informal basis and hold drinks parties to get to one another socially.

Our current opportunities can be found below. However, we always welcome speculative applications from lawyers and support staff at all levels. If you would like to be considered for future vacancies, please send your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@levisolicitors.co.uk.

Commercial Litigation Solicitors

We are recruiting to strengthen our Commercial Litigation team of clinical negligence and professional negligence lawyers. Having over 50 years’ experience advising businesses and individuals on their professional negligence claims we offer a tailored response and will work closely with you to achieve the results you deserve.

We are now looking for a senior experienced Commercial Litigator with at least 5 + years PQE and a newer qualified 2+ years PQE to join our busy team. Working from our offices in Leeds city centre you will be required to deal with a variety of commercial litigation, clinical negligence or professional negligence matters from the initial advice and instruction to the preparation and outcome of the claim.

The key tasks will include:

  • Seeing clients, taking instructions and offering advice
  • Preparing and dealing with cases from inception to conclusion taking full responsibility for those matters allocated to you
  • Ensuring records are correctly detailed on the case management system and your files are maintained in a neat and orderly fashion
  • Maintaining accurate daily time records of your work and ensuring the accurate billing of matters you have handled
  • To be familiar with the current rules relating to professional conduct
  • Assisting the senior members of the team when required

The applicants will need to be effective communicators with excellent attention to detail and a strong commercial awareness of current developments. Being strong team players and highly organised you will need to be able to work under pressure to manage your own caseloads and support the team.

Both these positions are full-time positions for which the hours are working Monday to Friday from 9.00am to 5.30pm with one hour for lunch and are based at our offices in Leeds where we adhere to all policies related to Covid-19 to ensure the well-being of our employees.

Benefits include:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • 23 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • Dress down Fridays
  • Perkbox subscription

The salaries will be circa the market value depending on experience.

To apply for the role. Please forward your CV to recruitment@levisolictors.co.uk.

Paralegal

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Litigation Team for a Paralegal.

Working at our offices in Leeds City Centre, the ideal applicant will be keen to make a real contribution to the team and its success. You should have a strong interest in Litigation and thrive on the opportunity to learn, develop and progress your legal career.

Daily duties will include developing a small caseload under close supervision and supporting other fee earners in the Litigation team. You will need to be commercially aware and have good client care skills, an eye for detail and knowledge of document and case management systems.

If you would like to work as part of a fantastic team in a fast-paced professional environment, then please get in touch.

This is a full-time role for which the hours are working Monday to Friday from 9.00am to 5.30pm with one hour for lunch.

The role is office-based and we adhere to all policies related to Covid-19 to ensure the well-being of our employees.

The salary for the role will be circa the market value depending on experience.

To apply for the role, please forward your CV to recruitment@levisolicitors.co.uk.

Clinical Negligence Lawyer

Due to continued growth we are looking to strengthen our team with a Clinical Negligence Solicitor.

Working at our offices in Leeds City Centre, the ideal applicant will have 2-6 years PQE and be capable of working in a fast-paced environment.

The main duties for the role are:

  • To see clients, take instructions and advise
  • To prepare and deal with cases from inception to conclusion including full responsibility for those matters allocated to you
  • To be able to pick up and action some personal injury work

If you are an effective communicator with excellent attention to detail, have an awareness of current developments and want to work with a fantastic team then please get in touch.

This is a full-time role for which the hours are working Monday to Friday from 9.00am to 5.30pm with one hour for lunch.

The role is office-based and we adhere to all policies related to Covid-19 to ensure the well-being of our employees.

The salary for the role will be circa the market value depending on experience.

To apply for the role. Please forward your CV to recruitment@levisolicitors.co.uk.

Commercial and Property Litigation Solicitor

Due to further growth within our dispute resolution department, a great opportunity has become available for a Solicitor, who is newly qualified or has up to 2 years PQE, to join the team.

Working at our offices in Leeds city centre you will support our commercial and property litigation solicitors. You must be commercially aware, be an excellent communicator who is client-focused and able to exercise an excellent attention to detail. You will take instructions from clients and, using your experience with litigation matters, you will run your own and assist others to progress cases through to resolution. This is an excellent opportunity to develop and progress your career further.

If you are interested in working as part of our fantastic team in a fast-paced environment, please get in touch and join us. Daily duties will include developing a small caseload and supporting other fee earners in the dispute resolution team.

This is a full-time role for which the hours are working Monday to Friday from 9.00am to 5.30pm with one hour for lunch.

The role is office based and we adhere to all policies related to Covid-19 to ensure the well-being of our employees.

The salary for the role will be circa the market value depending on experience.

To apply for the role. Please forward your CV to recruitment@levisolictors.co.uk.

Senior Conveyancing Assistant

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Conveyancing Assistant to join our busy residential conveyancing team at our offices in Leeds City Centre.  

Being a strong team player, you will work as part of one of our feeearning teams, supporting the Fee Earner to process a high volume of sale and purchase transactions. The main responsibilities include 

  • Liaising with clients, solicitors and third parties 
  • Dealing with routine correspondence including ID checks, mortgage offers and completions 
  • Dealing with HTB schemes and liaising with HCA submitting new forms for new build transactions 
  • Obtaining & checking redemption figures 
  • Preparing transfer documents and requisitions on title 
  • Preparing files for completion once contracts are exchanged 
  • Updating the company portal and case management system 

You must have at least three years’ experience in a similar role and possess excellent organisational skills and be able to professionally and accurately manage a busy caseloadA passion for quality care and successfully delivering on the task in hand is essential.  

This is a full-time position which is based at our offices in Leeds City Centre. The role benefits from 23 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays) and a company pension upon successful completion of your probation period.  

The role will be office based. The company is currently adhering to all policies relating to Covid-19 to ensure the well-being of our employees.  

If your skills match our requirement and you would like to work as part of a successful, dynamic team, then please apply by sending your CV and salary requirements to recruitment@levisolicitors.co.uk. 

STRICTLY NO AGENCIES – we will reserve the right to contact any candidates direct where agencies have not been instructed to assist with recruitment.  

New Business Team Assistant  

Due to continued growth Levi Solicitors are looking to increase our team by recruiting a New Business Team Assistant.   

Being a strong team player, you will join our New Business Team based at our office in Leeds City Centre. You will assist with a high volume of new instructions from new clients, assisting with their requests sending initial confirmation and to ensure the completion and return of new file opening sheet.  

The key tasks for the role are:  

  • Accurately opening files and inputting data on our case management system 
  • Ensuring conflict checks are done on each new matter 
  • Collating the information required from clients 
  • Producing and issuing Client Care Packages and documents requiring signature 
  • Preparing paper files in line with company standards 
  • Updating spreadsheets to capture data 
  • Liaising with clients on telephone to assist with queries 
  • Ensuring accurate equality and diversity information is captured and recorded 
  • Inbox management with the teams to ensure incoming emails are shared with the correct team 

This role requires a high level of keyboard, clerical and interpersonal skills including being to use Microsoft Office packages such as Outlook, Word and Excel, previous experience using a case management system would be beneficial. A high attention to detail and excellent communication skills are essential as you will be the first contact for our new clients and responsible for the start of their journey with Levi Solicitors.  

If you have previous experience in a similar administration role and are assertive, articulate and self-confident while being passionate about offering a first-class customer service to our clients then this role may be for you.  

This is a full-time position. The role benefits from 23 days holiday per annum and pension contribution.  

A competitive salary is available for the right individual as well as ongoing support and development.  

The role will be office based though the company is currently adhering to all policies relating to Covid-19 to ensure the well-being of our employees.  

To apply please send your CV together with the reasons why you feel you are suitable for the role and details of your salary requirements to recruitment@levisolicitors.co.uk 

STRICTLY NO AGENCIES – we will reserve the right to contact any candidates direct where agencies have not been instructed to assist with recruitment.  

Conveyancing Assistant

We are looking for a Conveyancing Assistant to become part of our busy team at our offices in Leeds city centre. 

Being a strong team player, you will join our Residential Conveyancing department and will support our conveyancing teams to complete a high volume of sale and purchase transactions.  

The key duties for the role are: 

  • Undertaking searches 
  • Issuing PX documentation to clients  
  • Pre and post client interview administrations work 
  • Preparing exchange letters 
  • Preparing completion letters 
  • Maintaining the fee earning team diary 
  • Answering calls to the team responding to clients and business providers  
  • Supporting the company with other administration tasks when required 

You must be a confident individual who is able to communicate at all levels within the teams and externally with our clients. You must also be able to evidence previous administration skills in a similar role with a good knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel. Experience working in a similar role or in a legal practice would be beneficial.  

If you are a confident administrator with excellent organisational skills and can accurately manager a busy workload, with a passion for quality client care then this role may be for you.   

This is a full-time position and will be office based. The role benefits from 23 days’ holiday per annum and pension contribution. A competitive salary is available for the right individual, as well as ongoing support and development.  

The role will be office based though the company is currently adhering to all policies relating to Covid-19 to ensure the well-being of our employees.  

To apply please send your CV together with the reasons why you feel you are suitable for the role and details of your salary requirements to recruitment@levisolicitors.co.uk 

STRICTLY NO AGENCIES – we will reserve the right to contact any candidates direct where agencies have not been instructed to assist with recruitment.