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.

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.

Junior Wills & Probate Fee Earner

We are looking for a junior Wills and Probate fee earner to join our expanding team.  

The ideal candidate will have between one to two years’ experience dealing with the preparation of wills. You must be an effective communicator who is organised and able to work unsupervised to manage your own caseload. The main duties for the role are: 

  • Drafting wills and preparation of trusts 
  • Preparing powers of attorney 
  • Administration of estates and trusts  
  • Advising on Inheritance Tax planning and issues 
  • Keeping clients up to date with progress 

If you have a proven track record and are passionate about delivering a first-class service with excellent customer care, whilst working in a successful team then this role could be for you.  

This is a full-time position based in Leeds City Centre, the working hours for the role are Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.30pm. Part-time applications will be considered.  

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

Benefits include: 

  • 23 days’ holiday plus 8 days Bank Holiday 
  • Bonus scheme 
  • Pension Scheme 
  • Hybrid working  
  • Casual dress code 

 The apply for the role, please forward a copy of your CV to recruitment@levisolicitors.co.uk 

Senior Conveyancing Assistant

We are looking for Senior Conveyancing Assistants to join our busy residential conveyancing teams at our office in Leeds City Centre.

Conveyancing experience is essential, your key tasks will include:

  • To assist the fee earning staff in all support duties;
  • To speak to clients both on the phone and in person where necessary;
  • To deal with management companies and landlords;
  • To deal with checking mortgage offers and reporting to clients, liaising with lenders over issues;
  • In new build, deal with HTB process and liaising with HCA by submitting solicitors forms 1 & 2;
  • To obtain and check redemption figures;
  • To prepare Transfer documents and deal with Requisitions on Title;
  • To prepare files for completion after Contracts are exchanged;
  • To prepare completion statements and invoices;
  • Update Portal and case management system.

In addition to the above you will also be required to assist with the following where necessary:

  • CDD ID checks;
  • Sending out Contract Packs;
  • Dealing with PX documentation (sending to clients);
  • Searches;
  • Pre & post client interview admin work;
  • Exchange letters;
  • Completion letters;
  • Undertake other secretarial duties as may be required from time to time to ensure the smooth running of the firm.

This is a full-time position and 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 is office-based where we are currently adhering to all policies relating to Covid-19 to ensure the well-being of our employees. Please send CVs to recruitment@levisolicitors.co.uk

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.