Commercial Property Solicitor

£48000 - £65000 per annum
22 May 2024
19 Jun 2024
Haneen Shuweikh
Job Title
Practice Area
Commercial Property
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Opportunity: Commercial Property Solicitor/Legal Executive
Position: Commercial Property Solicitor/Legal Executive
Location: Hertford
Job Ref: 36634

About Our Client
Our client is a forward-thinking firm of specialist solicitors known for their professional yet personalised service. They have been advising businesses and individuals in Hertfordshire and across the country. Their team comprises specialists in various areas of law, serving a diverse clientele from commercial, private, and public sectors. Recognised in The Legal 500 and holding accreditations like Lexcel and Customer Service Excellence, they pride themselves on collaboration, maintaining a friendly and supportive environment where teamwork is paramount. Their core values include openness, collaboration, valuing people, and taking pride in their work.

About the Role
We are seeking a Commercial Property Solicitor/Legal Executive with 4+ years PQE to join our client's team, working alongside their commercial property partners. The successful candidate will assume an existing caseload and will have real career prospects within the firm. Reporting to the Head of Commercial Property, you will handle a diverse range of commercial property transactions for developer, investor, landlord, and tenant clients. Our clients include a mix of commercial entities and landowners, with typical matters including sales, purchases, funding, landlord and tenant transactions, option and promotion agreements, among others.

Skills, Experience, and Qualifications

- Qualified and practising Solicitor or Legal Executive with at least 4 years PQE in commercial property
- Sound knowledge and practical experience of commercial property work
- Experience in independently managing matters and being the lead client contact
- Proficiency in reviewing documents with attention to detail
- Excellent interpersonal skills, fostering trust with clients and colleagues
- Ability to empathize and understand clients’ needs
- Commercially minded, aligning with both client and firm interests
- Competent in managing workload and meeting deadlines
- Experience in, and interest in, business development is advantageous
- Strong IT skills
- Strong academic record

About You

- Seeking a long-term career with a reputable firm
- Effective team player with the ability to work independently
- Strong verbal communicator
- Organised and detail-oriented

If you meet these qualifications and are excited about the opportunity to join our client's dynamic team, we encourage you to apply.

Vacancy Reference Number: 36634