Competitive salary
01 Mar 2018
29 Mar 2018
Ricardo Dacosta
Full time
Contract type
A specialist firm offering quality instructions in an interesting range of matters

The Firm
This ambitious firm has grown substantially since its inception and now has four offices across the local region of Greater Manchester and Cheshire. Entrepreneurial, forward-thinking and committed to a collaborative, consultative approach, the firm has carved out an impressive presence in the market with a number of specialist services. A vacancy has now arisen for a solicitor to join the commercial property team, based in the Altrincham office, which is located in the town centre, with excellent transport links and within walking distance of the train station.

The Role
The commercial property team is instructed in a very wide range of matters including the sales of dental and medical practices, builders’ yards, public houses, distribution centres as well as retail units and offices. Additionally, the team is regularly instructed in work relating to infrastructure providers, gas transporters and electricity distributors in the utility sector, and also acts on behalf of private clients affected by utility infrastructure proposals. The firm is now looking for an experienced solicitor to take on a busy caseload of real estate matters including freehold, leasehold, mixed-use and development land sales and acquisitions, landlord/tenant, property finance and security work. Additional experience in planning and contract work would be very advantageous. This is a great opportunity for an experienced commercial property solicitor with a solid background in standard commercial property work, and offers scope to move into the specialist field of utility provision in the future.

The Candidate
The firm is looking for an experienced solicitor of at least 5 years’ PQE with a solid background in commercial property;
Experience in planning and contract matters would be advantageous; as would fluency in a second language, although this is not essential;
A strong team player, with excellent communication skills and with a commitment to driving the business forward, possessing excellent client-care skills and facility with networking and business devleopment.

For further details of this commercial property vacancy, please contact Ricardo quoting reference RD01650041


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