Property Litigation Partner (spec)

Location
England, London, West End
Salary
£70000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted
10 Apr 2018
Closes
08 May 2018
Ref
BBBH2902
Contact
Jason Connolly
Practice area
Contentious property
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

This firm punch well above their weight, Property is in their DNA as demonstrated by the yearly conference they hold for over 2000 industry figures. They invest in their infrastructure and are the first firm of their size Nationally to invest in AI.

If you are seeking a platform to Partnership, or a Partner seeking Equity (all partners in the firm are Equity), then this could be the role you are looking for.

The firm

This firm has one of the most well-respected names for quality Property work across London. They are a multi-service practice, with Real Estate flavour throughout all the other departments. The firm punches well above their weight and their main competitors are impressively some Top 50 firms, they deal on par with some of the country's most well-known law firms. They are ranked highly in the Legal 500, and in the last five years they have nearly doubled in size, this is due to a dynamic team, some strategic key hires, and an influx of work. They have attracted many Lawyers out of Central London, looking for a more collegiate, friendly culture where staff can make more of an impact and feel valued. You will also find there is much more in the way of staff flexibility and work-life balance. They act for companies such as John Lewis, Arcadia and Vodafone. The firm is very entrepreneurial and is ahead of the curve on the changing legal landscape; they have recently invested in artificial intelligence, using state of the art software allowing staff to save days of work. This firm is the only SME sized law firm using it, DLA Piper and other big names have used it for several years. It is this approach and strong leadership why they remain to be highly profitable.

The role

This Property Litigation Senior Associate / Partner role will be based in their flourishing and very impressive West End office. They have grown substantially in recent years, making now is an exciting time to join.

You will join a flourishing department that deals with a truly excellent quality of work. You will be at the forefront of this department, dealing with both Commercial Property and HNW Residential Property Litigation. The client base will be varied, making for a much more interesting role.

The caseload will be broad but include; Professional negligence, Dilapidation claims, Contract disputes, Arbitration, Mediation, Landlord and tenant disputes, Break notices, Termination of leases and Possession.

This role comes with excellent prospects for progression.

Requirements

  • You will a Property Litigation Solicitor with at least five years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of experience)
  • You should have real commercial acumen
  • The ability to deliver first-class client care is essential
  • On offer is a springboard for progression.
  • This team are taking more market share making now an exciting time to join
  • Salary is negotiable and dependent on your level of experience

This is a first-class opportunity for a Property Litigation Senior Associate / Partner to join a leading Legal 500 firm based in the heart of the West End, London.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation!