Lawyer – Commercial Property

£30000 - £50000 per annum
29 Apr 2019
27 May 2019
Charlotte Waters
Full time
Contract type
Hertfordshire based practice seeks Commercial Property Lawyer with a flair for business development.

Due to expansion, an excellent opportunity has now arisen within a highly regarded commercial property team located in Hertford. Reporting to the Head of Commercial Property, the successful lawyer will work alongside one of the practice’s partners, managing an existing caseload of commercial property transactions and playing a key role in the continued development of the department and practice as a whole.

• Landlord and tenant matters
• Freehold and leasehold acquisitions and disposals
• Lease drafting and renewals
• Licenses to assign and underlet
• Planning
• Development schemes
• Dilapidation claims
• Option, overage and wayleave agreements
• Property management and finance
• Participating in business development and networking initiatives including seminar presentation and article writing
• Building long-lasting relationships with clients and referrers
• Meeting firm set billing and time recording targets

The Candidate
• Applications will be considered from qualified solicitors and legal executives with 1-3 years’ PQE in commercial property
• Previous experience in/or knowledge of rural estates is highly advantageous
• Possesses a consistently strong academic record
• Has strong verbal and written communication skills and a client-focused approach
• Works well when under pressure, meeting tight deadlines whilst ensuring high levels of accuracy
• Solid drafting and IT skills with particular expertise using Microsoft Office will be essential
• Is a team player with a flair for business development

The Firm
A highly regarded practice, our client provides a wide range of services to businesses and individuals in areas including litigation, private client, commercial property and employment. Staffed by a team of experienced experts, they endeavour to go the extra mile offering cost-effective and constructive advice in a friendly and professional manner. Serving their local community with the coveted Lexcel accreditation they have a loyal and growing client base. Now seeking a Commercial Property Lawyer this position would suit an ambitious solicitor or legal executive seeking a long-term career move.

• Competitive salary dependent on experience
• Opportunities for career progression
• Continued training and development
• Generous holiday allowance
• Pension scheme
• Private healthcare
• Car parking provisions

Lawyer – Commercial Property

For further details of this Commercial Property Lawyer vacancy, please contact Charlotte on 01954 208061 quoting reference C04339961.


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