About the role and team

We are seeking an experienced Paralegal to deliver work in our Property Housing Team, within our property department. This role can be based in either our Birmingham or Manchester office. This team works on a combination of home ownership and development transactions and acting for Housing Associations in respect of a variety of routine work connected with the stock of residential properties owned by them including:

  • Asset management including disposals and acquisitions of freehold and leasehold residential properties (including at auction)
  • Deeds of easements
  • Section 38/104 and wayleave agreements;
  • Commercial leases
  • Land sales
  • Lease extensions
  • Lease renewals
  • Releases of restrictive and other covenants
  • Older persons shared ownership
  • Collective enfranchisement
  • Staircasing
  • Re-mortgages
  • Transfers of equity
  • General residential portfolio transactions – eg reviewing leases and titles for multiple properties
About the candidate

The role is suited to someone who enjoys a variety of work, has a good understanding of the principles of property law and can apply those principles in a pragmatic way for the benefit of our clients. 

Working to tight timescales and volume work the role will involve running a caseload of property transactions including the drafting of legal documents undertaking any necessary due diligence and progressing the matters from start to completion

About the firm
Anthony Collins Solicitors is a specialist law firm with a clear purpose – to “improve lives, communities and society". For over 40 years we’ve been successfully combining market-leading legal expertise with a commitment to excellence and long-term relationships underpinned by a strong set of values.
What makes Anthony Collins Solicitors distinctive, beyond simply being a sector-specialist law firm, is our people and the values we share. We’re extremely proud of the calibre of people that we attract; people who are inspired by our values, motivated by our vision and work with our clients to positively influence the society and communities we are building together.
Anthony Collins Solicitors is a committed Equal Opportunities employer promoting equality of opportunity. This means that everyone who either applies to or works for the firm is treated equally, whatever their gender, age, ethnic origin, nationality, marital status, disability, sexual orientation or religious beliefs.