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Rural Business and Property Solicitor

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
£45000 - £55000 per annum
Closing date
12 Dec 2023

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Rural Property Solicitor
East Lancashire/Cumbria
£45,000 - £55,000 ( Salary is a guideline and is negotiable)
A rural property solicitor position is available within a specialist Rural Business and Property team, either on a full-time or part-time basis, with office locations in East Lancashire or Cumbria. The role offers competitive salaries designed to attract talented professionals, a bonus scheme, and a range of benefits, and flexible hybrid working.
Three compelling reasons for prospective candidates to consider joining this specialist rural team include:
  • Significant Transaction Volume: The team manages transactions exceeding £500 million per annum and has successfully handled over 1200 matters in the past 18 months. This provides an opportunity for solicitors to gain valuable experience in a high-volume, dynamic work environment.
  • Dedication to Rural and Farming Communities: As panel lawyers for the NFU (National Farmers' Union) and with a dedicated team of specialists, the role offers a chance to work closely with rural and farming clients. This commitment to serving the agricultural sector makes it an attractive opportunity for solicitors with an interest in rural property law.
  • Strong Industry Connections and Technological Advancements: The team maintains strong relationships with banks and is panel-listed for various financial institutions. Additionally, they collaborate with leading land agents and work closely with tax specialists from regional accountancy practices. The firm places a strong emphasis on technology and sustainability, offering scripted processes and procedures to enhance efficiency and client communication.
If your considering a new role and would like to discuss this opportunity in more detail please call me on 0161 233 6360, followed by sending a Cv to


Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment are multi-award winning legal recruitment experts.

Our business – put simply – is to remove the pain points candidates may otherwise experience on their journeys.
Sure, we act for legal professionals of all levels making lateral moves, taking steps up the ladder or looking for contract legal opportunities.
And yes we can boast a network of connections that spans nationwide private practice, the UK’s in house legal departments and now the Middle East, Asia and the Far East.
But we are the only REC and APSCO affiliated legal recruitment specialist with an ISO9001 accredited quality management system and the Investors In People Gold Standard award.
And by externally validating our day to day activities in the wider business community we have been able to place customer experience at the heart of our business proposition.
Which means people like dealing with our team – a very experienced, settled and happy bunch they epitomise the Douglas Scott brand personality and will demonstrate a genuine interest in you and your career.      




Company info
0161 233 6360
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
No1 Spinningfields
1 Hardman Square, Spinningfields
Greater Manchester
M3 3EB

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