Conveyancing Lawyer Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Job Title: Lawyer – Conveyancing

Location: Nairobi

Salary: Competitive

Responsibilities

  • Provide legal opinion on matters relating to property & real estate.
  • Offer advice to clients on the legal processes involved in purchasing & selling of property.
  • Work to protect the interest of clients & ensure they are protected against fraud money laundering activities.
  • Conduct research to identify legal ownership of properties by assessing government land registry documents or title deeds if the land is not registered to anyone.
  • Prepare property lease agreements ensure contracts are signed on the scheduled date of transfer.
  • Oversee the fast-tracking & diligent handling of all client matters before the Lands Registry, Local Authorities, and Survey of Kenya & National Lands Commission.
  • Drafting legal documents.
  • Liaising with clients and key stakeholders such as the mortgage lenders, estate agents, land valuers and surveyors.
  • Researching information and communicating with clients.
  • Sending terms of engagement and estimates of fees and disbursements.

Qualifications

  • LLB Degree from a recognized University
  • Must be an Advocate of the High court of Kenya with a current Practicing Certificate
  • Must have at least 4 years’ post work experience in a busy law firm
  • Working knowledge of conveyancing, court rules & land registry procedures.
  • Must have hands on experience in interpretation & application of legal texts, statutes, rules & regulations.
  • Must be willing to work and be stationed in Nairobi
  • Be computer literate
  • Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must have the ability to work as a team
  • Work with minimum or no supervision
  • MALE candidates are encouraged to apply

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Lawyer – Conveyancing) to vacancies@corporatestaffing.co.ke before 9th April 2019.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV.

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.

Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted.


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Updated: April 3, 2019 — 3:15 am