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Corporate & Commercial Solicitor

JMC Legal Recruitment
England, Kent, Chatham
£60000 - £75000 per annum
Closing date
7 May 2024

Job Details

This leading Legal top 500 firm are renowned for their ambition and market presence as a regional heavyweight.

The firm has experienced massive growth in recent years; they are an ambitious, dynamic practice with their sights set high and an electric feel throughout the business; they are seeking to grow their already impressive Corporate presence in Kent with a strategic growth plan.

The firm is seeking a driven Corporate & Commercial Lawyer to join their well-reputed team in Chatham, Kent. The firm often promotes from within; as such Partnership opportunities are well within reach.

The Firm

This multi-award-winning practice is ranked in the Legal 500 for its work in Corporate & Commercial matters and deals with very high-quality work. Culturally, this firm stands apart from its competitors in the region; they are incredibly entrepreneurial, creative and offer a level of flexibility to staff which is unheard of in firms of a similar size.

The firm is known nationally for its extensive network of HNW individuals and privately/publicly owned businesses. The practice is multi-service, but they are particularly well-known for their wealth management services and offer a refreshing alternative to the larger, more conventional business law firms. The firm also has a significant presence in both commercial and residential property.

Despite the firm's strategic and professional approach to business, they possess a highly supportive and collegiate culture. They invest heavily in their staff; with many ranked Lawyers in the Chambers guide and due to continued growth, they can offer strong prospects.

The Role

The firm is seeking a Corporate/Commercial Solicitor with 4+ years PQE to join their thriving office in Chatham, Kent.

You will join a reputable and highly professional team, who deal with a diverse caseload of Corporate and Commercial matters. The team is supported, and fee-earners are provided with a strong base of administrative and paralegal assistance. The variety of this work will make for an interesting role, and you will be involved in matters including but not limited to: M&A's, buybacks, corporate finance, restructuring, demergers and joint ventures.

The ideal candidate will have a strong background of experience in drafting complex commercial agreements, and an interest in generating new business to assist in the growth of the department.

As the team is growing, this role comes with exceptional prospects for progression, professional development and Partnership within the firm.


  • You will be a Corporate & Commercial Solicitor with 4+ years PQE - there is no upper limit in terms of PQE and I would encourage candidates of all levels of experience to apply, salary is commensurate with experience.
  • You should have experience of running a busy and varied Corporate/Commercial caseload.
  • You will possess excellent client care and interpersonal skills.
  • You will have a keen eye for business development and networking skills.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a Corporate & Commercial Solicitor to join of the most well-established firms in Kent - based in their Chatham, Kent office.

Apply now for immediate consideration or please call for a confidential conversation.


JMC Legal Recruitment are a National legal recruitment agency with offices in London, Bristol and New York. Working with Top law firms, a refreshing approach.

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