Commercial Property Solicitor
Commercial Property Solicitor to join a warm and friendly practice within East Sussex. This role would be well-suited to a commercially astute individual with a demonstrated history of successful business development. For more information, please call now in confidence on 020 7183 8586.
JOB TITLE: Commercial Property Solicitor
PQE REQUIRED: 0 - 4 Years
LOCATION: East Sussex
Due to a recent expansion within the business, this highly regarded client is looking to appoint an experienced and commercially aware solicitor to join their growing East Sussex division. The role will sit within the Commercial Property team, and will involve managing a caseload from a diverse range of clients, including landowners, investors, developers and private house builders. With a strong focus on business development, you will need to have excellent interpersonal skills and the capability to provide knowledgeable expert advice in order to market the firm effectively and generate new business. The Commercial Property Solicitor should pride themselves on their ability to provide a first-class client service.
The desired individual will have around 0-4 years of PQE within the Commercial with experience in landlord and tenant work, including advising on existing leases, licence to assign, drafting new leases and acquisition of freehold and subject to leasehold properties. With a successful demonstrated history of business development, the new recruit will show an innovative ability in attracting and retaining new clientele. A positive approach and excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, are a must in this role as you will be building and managing relationships with new and existing clients. The position requires the Commercial Property Solicitor to be capable of: working under minimal supervision; illustrating excellent analytical and decision-making skills; working both on their own initiative and working cohesively within a team. The ideal candidate will have previously worked for 2+ years in Commercial Property within a highly reputable firm, or have completed at least one seat of their training contract in Commercial Property.
The client are a long-standing law firm with an excellent reputation within the market for client service and satisfaction. The practice are independently recognised by both Chambers and the Legal 500 and are committed to celebrating employees high performance and commitment to the business. A mid-sized firm, collaboratively with some of the top organisations in the UK on projects both nationally and internationally. The role additionally boasts excellent progression and career opportunities.