Private Practice

Real Estate Paralegal

Real Estate Paralegal

  • DLA Piper are currently seeking a Real Estate Paralegal to join the team in our Edinburgh office
  • The successful candidate will assist fee earners to undertake tasks in a timely and effective manner
  • As this is based in Edinburgh it is essential that candidates have a good understanding of Scots law
  • Ideally, you will also have previous experience in residential Plot Sales
  • You must be able to work under pressure and meet with tight deadlines (including working overtime when required)

DLA Piper UK LLP

DLA Piper is a global law firm that provides its clients with legal and business solutions locally, regionally and internationally across a broad range of disciplines.

https://www.dlapiper.com/en/uk/

Number of Lawyers: 800+

Elsewhere on the web:
Chambers and Partners
Legal 500
Legal Week
Legal Business
The Lawyer

Latest articles from DLA Piper UK LLP
“Gaping hole”: an unreasoned departure

In a judgment handed down on 2 October 2020 the Court of Appeal held there was a “gaping hole” in an examiner’s report which failed to explain the

Read more
Dentons Asset Management and Investment Funds: ESG Performance in Real Estate Investment Funds

Environment, social and governance (ESG) has in recent years become a top priority for the asset management industry. In this paper, we look at why

Read more
New and proposed legislation, August 2020 (UK construction focus)

Dentons' construction team prepare a monthly guide to new and proposed legislation that will affect the UK construction industry for publication in

Read more
Annual general meetings and the "new normal": shareholder engagement in the UK during COVID-19 and beyond

With the UK's 2020 AGM season over, the FRC has published a review of how companies responded to the impact of the COVID-19 lockdown and set out its

Read more
Is an employer liable for an employee’s practical joke that causes another person personal injury?

In Chell v. Tarmac Cement and Lime Ltd 2020, the High Court held that an employer was not negligent or vicariously liable for a contractor’s

Read more
UK Job Support Scheme extended

If UK businesses are required to close their premises due to further coronavirus restrictions, the government will pay two thirds of affected

Read more
World Mental Health Day 2020

World Mental Health Day has been celebrated on 10 October each year since 1992. It was designed to be an international day which would promote mental

Read more
Training video: COVID-19 rent suspension clause - 5 key issues

As we all continue to navigate the COVID-19 landscape, we have produced some useful bite-size training videos and interactive toolkits that can help

Read more
The impact of the Covid 19 emergency legislation on landlords and tenants in Scotland: Where are we now?

The past fortnight has seen both the UK and Scottish Governments announce, and pass into law, extensions to the periods during which important

Read more
UK employment tribunals: on 8 October the rules they are a’changing

The UK government is amending the Employment Tribunal rules to help mitigate the disruption caused by the global coronavirus pandemic. We take a look

Read more
Update for landlords: Action against commercial tenants in Scotland during COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic and the related emergency legislation introduced by the UK and Scottish Governments has had a significant impact on the

Read more
Combatting tax evasion and bribery in the new normal

You are an online retail business. In some parts of the country, you use local logistics firms to deliver goods to your customers. One of those firms

Read more
Corporate transparency in the spotlight again

The leaking of reports submitted by banks to the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) has once again brought into focus the scale of global

Read more
Patents Court Determines Machines Can't be Inventors

A very topical and interesting decision from the Patents Court confirming that machines cannot be considered an inventor for the purposes of a patent

Read more
Time to reconsider compulsory mediation to encourage industry collaboration?

The Construction Leadership Council's COVID-19: Managing Contractual disputes & collaboration - Summary Guide was issued on 14 July 2020 and provides

Read more
The UK’s new points-based immigration system - get ready!

The introduction of the new points-based immigration system at the end of this year is something COVID-19 has not put a halt to! The Home Office has

Read more
Black History Month

Every year in October, since 1987, the UK has celebrated Black History Month. The purpose is to raise awareness and recognise the many contributions

Read more
UN Biodiversity Summit - the business risk of biodiversity degradation

If you thought tackling climate change was tough, try biodiversity. Addressing the catastrophic consequences of biodiversity destruction is equally

Read more
World Dyslexia Awareness Day - adjustments in the workplace

World Dyslexia Awareness Day will be celebrated on 4 October to promote awareness and understanding of dyslexia. The British Dyslexia Association

Read more
Unfair dismissal alternative remedy to compensation

The Employment Tribunal's ability to make an order for reinstatement or re-engagement of an employee who is found to have been unfairly missed is

Read more
Powered by