Property Litigation Solicitor

JMC Legal.
England, South Yorkshire, Sheffield
£40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent investment and progression
05 Oct 2021
19 Oct 2021
Simon Cartwright
Job Title
Practice Area
Property Litigation
PQE Level
5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

This Legal 500 and Chambers ranked firm have a highly regarded reputation in and around the West Yorkshire area. They have a rich heritage dating back several decades and are a well-known name in the local community.

The Firm

You will find a strong leadership team at the firm; they have an ethos engrained that everyone has a voice and they are always open to listening to a new idea. They like to take on board fresh ideas so that they are still ahead of the curve.

Partners in the firm are very accessible and it is commonplace to find NQ solicitors sitting side on side with partners. Often junior lawyers will deal with a complexity of work that places them ahead of their years of PQE. Everyone is encouraging to get involved with the firms marketing and networking events, they hold regular interesting events that staff of all levels will get involved in.

The firm believes in nurturing and developing legal talent throughout their staff's careers, working side by side with their team to ensure they reach their full potential and achieving their career aspirations. Nothing demonstrates this better than their unrivalled staff retention rate and that fact that many of their Partners started at the firm as trainees.

The firm believe in work-life balance and offer agile working, they house many working parents and offer working from home.

The Role

The firm are seeking to hire a Property Litigation Solicitor for their Sheffield office.

The work will be high-quality and the varied caseload will make for an interesting role. You will deal with a broad mix of property disputes matters, advising both regional and national clients.

The work will include, but not limited to possession claims, rent and service charge recovery and disputes, forfeiture claims and applying for relief from forfeiture, service charge disputes including major works disputes, lease extension and renewal disputes, rent review advice, advice on disrepair claims etc.

This role will give you an excellent level of client exposure and comes with excellent prospects for progression.


  • You will be a Property Litigation Solicitor with at least 5-8 years PQE
  • You will have experience in a hands-on role, with good client contact
  • You will possess strong technical knowledge
  • You should have a meticulous eye for detail
  • You will deal with high-quality work, as part of an innovative team

Salary & Benefits:

  • Salary is competitive and dependent on your level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package
  • Excellent progression opportunity

This is an excellent Property Litigation Solicitor role with great prospects and career development based in the firms Sheffield office.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.