Head of Agricultural

England, Gloucestershire, Gloucester
30 Sep 2016
26 Oct 2016
Penny Trotman
Job Title
Practice Area
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Agricultural, Gloucestershire - Are you looking for a long term move, something where you can really get stuck in and progress your career? This is a great opportunity to work for a strong regional player who is looking to continue their outstanding reputation within the Gloucestershire market.


JOB TITLE: Head of Agricultural


LOCATION: Gloucestershire

SALARY: £Dependant on experience and skills



A new opportunity has arisen for a Senior Agricultural Solicitor to join this leading regional law firm in Gloucestershire. The team has a number of individuals with a wealth of experience in all areas of agricultural law including the buying and selling of agricultural land farms, rights of way, Agricultural Holdings Act Tenancies and farm business tenancies. Upon joining you will be expected to play a key role in the development of the agricultural team along with providing advice to farm owners, companies and partnerships. The appointed Agricultural Partner or frustrated Senior Associate will be playing a key role in the current and future growth plans of this practice and be expected to come in as the Head of Department and take on the day to day responsibilities of managing and leading a team into the next stage of growth. You will also be a part of the firm's management team and will also have the opportunity to influence and drive forward the strategic direction of the firm. This truly is a role that would suit a highly ambitious individual who is seeking a Head of department role.



You will have a minimum of 8 years experience and will ideally be a partner in your existing practice. Senior Associates who are able to demonstrate a client following and relevant experience will be considered for this role. A following is crucial for this role and therefore only applicants who are confident of a following of at least £200,000 as a minimum are asked to apply to be considered for this role. If you would like an initial highly confidential telephone conversation please don't hesitate to contact me The successful applicant will be well known in the market for providing sound advice to a variety of clients on all agricultural issues. Ideal Agricultural Partners will be well thought of by their clientele and be able to take charge of a busy team from the outset. Determined and passionate you will be a keen business developer who will be looking to progress their career. The appointed Agriculture Property Solicitor will be expected to handle their own caseload of agricultural transactions and have proven managerial and supervisory skills.



This leading regional law firm is most definitely being viewed as "one to watch" in the market. With a highly regarded leader at the helm of this law firm, the strategic direction the firm is moving in is fast paced, ambitious and exciting. The firm have a clear view over the next three years, to grow via lateral hires and as part of this strategy they are looking to appoint an Agricultural Partner who is focused on the agricultural sector.


In addition, if you know any Agriculture Lawyer who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).