New Homes Site Setup Lawyer

Job Description

Risdon Hosegood Solicitors are now looking for an experienced conveyancer to join our new homes team in Wellington. This is a full time position. It is essential however that you can do site set ups.

Established over 200 years ago we are proud of our traditional high street practice with offices in Bridgwater, Dulverton, Williton, Minehead, Taunton and Wellington. We have a busy and popular conveyancing department, alongside our private client, family and claims and dispute departments and we are seeking a lawyer to join our already talented team.

Main Responsibilities.

  • Confidence in setting up new sites.
  • Confidence completing legal reports
  • Confidence in drafting legal advice and answering technical queries internally and externally.
  • Confidence working with our Partners to ensure adherence to regulatory, client care, performance criteria and SRA regulations and guaranteeing appropriate processes, systems and compliance are in place and in operation across your new build team.
  • Confidence to undertake problem solving and coaching on matters related to the conveyancing process, exhibiting a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Confidence in assessing risk on all cases you are responsible for and/or complex cases escalated to you; utilising skills and experience to deliver pragmatic decision making and legal advice.
  • Confidence ensuring due diligence in all areas of processing a new homes property to include: Help to buy, Freeholds & Leaseholds.


  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Christmas shutdown at Partners Discretion
  • Competitive Salary
  • Pension Scheme
  • Development
  • Flexible Working