Commercial Property Solicitor

England, Essex
£40000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, flexible working
16 May 2022
06 Jun 2022
Lauren Skinner
Job Title
Practice Area
Commercial Property
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Top 150 Firm in Essex seeks Solicitor for their Top Tier L500 Commercial Property Team

The Firm

Our client is a highly regarded practice that upholds an excellent reputation in the East of England.

They are seeking an ambitious and driven Solicitor with experience commensurate to that of 2+ years' PQE to join their Top Tier L500 Commercial Property Team based in Essex.

The Opportunity

You will work alongside an experienced team, headed up by a L500 recognised Partner, that acts on behalf of a broad range of clients to include national and international investors, high-net-worth landowners, renewable energy providers, trusts and pension funds, national retailers, local authorities, healthcare providers, schools, colleges and landlords and tenants.

The department is well established and provides advice to clients on:

  • Leases, sub leases, lease extensions and renewals, surrenders, licences, notices
  • General landlord and tenant matters including 1954 Act notices
  • The acquisition and disposal of land (including agricultural, strategic and development land)
  • Property development work including site acquisition, general planning advice, preparing estate documentation and dealing with plot sales
  • Refinancing and loan documentation (including loan facility arrangements for private lenders) and sales and leasebacks of commercial property
  • The commercial property aspects of large-scale solar schemes, wind farms and battery storage facilities

The firm are flexible, forward thinking, and have an emphasis on high quality work. Whilst the department is busy and the work is often complex, the firm actively promote and encourage a healthy work life balance. Professional development is encouraged at all stages of your career and there are continuous opportunities for progression within the firm.


  • Experience commensurate to that of 2+ years' PQE
  • Experience in handling a broad range of commercial property work
  • Ability to develop and build business relationships
  • You will be commercially minded and driven to succeed/progress


  • Competitive salary DOE
  • Fee Earner bonus structure
  • Private health care
  • Flexible/remote working

To be considered for this opportunity please contact Birchrose Associates for a confidential discussion.

Birchrose Associates, trading name of Huntress Search Ltd, acts as a Recruitment Agency in relation to all Permanent roles and as a Recruitment Business in relation to all Temporary roles.

We practice a diverse and inclusive recruitment process that ensures equal opportunity for all we work with, irrespective of race, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, age or gender. As an organisation, we encourage applications from all backgrounds and will ensure measures are met when required, to allow a fair process throughout.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.