Providing legal services to the people and businesses of Brentwood since 1850


Legal Secretary

We are currently looking for a legal secretary to join our team who has experience in commercial and residential Conveyancing.

Although you will work predominately in the Conveyancing department, your work will not necessary be limited to this area of law. Depending on business needs, you may also be required to undertake work in other departments from time to time and therefore previous experience in Private Client, Family Law and Litigation would be an advantage.

We are looking for someone who takes care in the work they do and who is accurate and organised. Your spelling, grammar and punctuation must be extremely precise. You must be able to use your own initiative, be able to work as part of a team and also on your own. We have a strong and friendly team here at Landons and therefore we are looking for somebody who has excellent people and social skills.

The role will include usual secretarial duties including but not limited to audio typing, copy typing, filing, file opening and closing procedures and completing legal forms particularly Land Registry forms. You should have experience with Microsoft Word and Excel, the Land Registry Portal and submitting SDLT’s online. Your audio typing speed should be a minimum of 60 wpm and shorthand would be an advantage.

If the above vacancy is of interest to you, please send your CV and Covering Letter to Janette Johnston, Landons Solicitors, 14 Ongar Road, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 9AX or email:

Maternity Leave Conveyancing Solicitor/Legal Executive

We are seeking a full-time Conveyancing Solicitor/Legal Executive to cover maternity leave.  Applicants will have sound knowledge of residential conveyancing including Lease extensions as well as taking our clients’ instructions through to post completion.  Applicants will have knowledge of Lender Exchange regulator as well as being members of the Conveyancing Quality Scheme and be  GDPR compliant.  Client care is most important in this role as well as being organised.   Applicants should have at least 2 years post qualification experience.  No agencies please.

Start Date beginning of March 2019.


Please supply your CV together with covering letter to Miss Janette Johnston, 14 Ongar Road, Brentwood, Essex CM15 9AX via e-mail

Commercial Property Solicitor

We are currently looking for a Commercial Property Solicitor who has a minimum of 5 years PQE with a positive work ethic and a strong academic background. We look forward to hearing from Solicitors who work well within a team environment, have excellent communication skills and who possess a high standard technical ability in this area of law.

If the above vacancy is of interest to you, please send your CV and Covering Letter to Janette Johnston, Landons Solicitors, 14 Ongar Road, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 9AX or email:

Speculative Applications

We always welcome speculative applications from solicitors, trainee solicitors or support staff who think that this Firm may be the right place for them. Whilst we may not be actively recruiting for a certain role, opportunities may present themselves at different times so we are always happy to receive speculative applications. We are particularly interested in people who may work or live locally or solicitors who have a following of clients and contacts.

Please forward your CV and a covering letter to Janette Johnston, 14 Ongar Road  Brentwood  Essex  CM15 9AX or email: