Commercial Property Solicitor

£38000 - £43000 per annum
23 Mar 2018
20 Apr 2018
Rachael Mann
Practice area
Commercial property
Full time
Contract type

We have been instructed on a new role by our highly regarded client based in Leeds City Centre who are looking to recruit a Commercial Property solicitor into the busy, well-respected team. The firm is a relative newcomer to the market, but have already surpassed their own expectations in Leeds, the team is led by highly experienced partners who will really invest in your career development.

The firm offers a fantastic working environment to their employees and this is a great opportunity for candidates who are looking to really develop their skills in a renowned and growing city firm, learning from some real specialists in the business.

The team is highly established within Leeds City Centre and many of the lawyers within the team and the firm have previously worked at the 'big 6' firms in Leeds, meaning you are will be surrounded by some really good quality lawyers.

The team is renowned for the comprehensive and in-depth knowledge they provide to their wide ranging clients, as well as their ability to handle with complex matters and issues with a modern edge.

The firm itself works across private, public and third sector organisations, however this team largely focus on private sector work. This is a really great opportunity to increase your knowledge and build your client base.

The Role

You will be taking on broad and mixed range of commercial property matters including acquisitions and disposals, landlord and tenant matters, property leases and development agreements - pretty much everything that falls within the commercial property umbrella. Your clients will also range from development companies and banks through to property owners and occupiers as you will be handling almost purely all private sector work.

You will primarily be supporting the partners in the team on their work, but will also have the opportunity to run your own transactions.

This role will offer you broad client development and you will be highly exposed to clients and networking within your role, although not expected to bring work in at this stage.

The Candidate:

Ideally, you will have around 1-3 years post qualification experience and you will have a solid range of Commercial Property experience behind you. You will be commercially minded, as well as having a keenness for continuous progression and developing your skills.

The firm really values candidates with personality and character and the team is renowned for being friendly and the firm is a genuinely nice place to work.

Ideally, you will already have gained experience of essentially leading some of your own transactions, as well as supporting other colleagues in the team on these.


This role will offer a competitive salary and benefits package to the chosen candidate, as well as the opportunity to work within a really great firm alongside some genuine specialists and top lawyers in Leeds.

How To Apply:

If you would like to apply for this role then please contact Rachael Mann or another member or the Private Practice team at Sacco Mann. Alternatively, if this role is not for you but you know someone who could be interested, then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referrals. For full terms, please visit our website.