Landlord & Tenant Lawyer

Location
Bristol
Salary
£28k - 43k per year
Posted
19 Jul 2019
Closes
24 Jul 2019
Ref
JO0000018828
Contact
Grist Personnel Ltd
Practice area
Landlord and tenant
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Landlord & Tenant Lawyer  - A Bristol law firm require a Landlord and Tenant Lawyer to join their busy Landlord and Tenant team. . The Landlord and Tenant Lawyer will predominantly deal with commercial banking recoveries claims for a major banking client (including money judgment and possession claims) and a wide range of commercial and residential landlord & tenant disputes. You will be acting for individuals, businesses and financial institutions. The clients that you will be acting for are both privately paying and LEI funded. The role includes assisting the team leader of the Landlord and Tenant team and may involve supervisory responsibilities. The work is challenging but rewarding and the team places a high value on mutual support and co-operation.

Duties/Responsibilities:

In providing support to the case handlers in the department you will be running a caseload of landlord & tenant and banking recovery cases. You will also assist the team leader of the Landlord and Tenant team with supervisory duties.
The ability to meet strict deadlines and to comply with service standards will be essential.

Skills/Competencies and Experience required:

Intellectual curiosity, commerciality and practicality
Proven experience in dealing with landlord and tenant disputes and banking litigation at solicitor level
Supervisory experience is essential
Ability to deal flexibly with a wide range of work types, work sources and clients
Confidence to take responsibility for cases, relationships and strategy
Team Player
Excellent communication skills
Capable of working with a case management system

Education required:

Candidates will need to be a fully qualified solicitor, Barrister or FCILEx or with equivalent experience.

Salary to £43,000