competitive package
07 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Jake Hayden Smith
Job Title
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Well-regarded practice offering a mixed caseload and excellent remuneration require an additional Commercial Lawyer for their Romford-based team.

Our client is a Lexcel accredited, multi-office practice who provide a wide range of services to individual and commercial clients across Essex, the capital and beyond. Staffed by a team of dedicated lawyers and support staff they endeavour to provide high-quality legal advice in a manner which is personal and sympathetic to each client’s circumstances. Highly regarded in their local communities they build strong and lasting client relationships. Continually evolving they are now seeking to add to their highly successful Commercial department.

The Role
This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and commercially aware Commercial Lawyer to join our clients’ thriving practice in the Romford area. Becoming part of a growing, specialist team, the successful Lawyer will manage a diverse caseload with a bias towards commercial property work. Types of matters are likely to include: freehold and leasehold sales and purchases; commercial contracts; landlord and tenant matters; corporate insolvency and related real-estate work; property investment; partnerships and shareholder agreements; secured lending; development and planning and; business start-ups. Prior business development experience would be advantageous.

Our client offers a competitive salary and benefits package along with exposure to diverse, high quality work and excellent career progression prospects for the right commercial lawyer. 

The Candidate
You must be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with at least 4 years’ PQE gained in commercial and property matters.
You must have excellent technical skills with broad expertise.
You will have first class interpersonal skills and the ability to build strong relationships with clients, colleagues and referrers.
You will have strong drafting skills.
You will be driven, organised and have a high level of commercial awareness.