Frettens Solicitors

We’re a team of bright and experienced lawyers in Christchurch. We select the best professionals to work at Frettens, looking for a blend of knowledge and personality.

Our jobs are all about people – we don’t see it as just dealing with legal problems, but as helping people to deal with big issues that they face. As your solicitor, our role is to understand you and what you are dealing with, clearly communicate your options and offer honest, clear advice.

We are a Legal 500 firm, in 2017 every one of our Partners was recommended in Legal 500, plus several of our Associates. Based in Christchurch, we are in close proximity to miles of beautiful coastline, the New Forest and several great lifestyle towns.  

We are always looking for good quality candidates to join our team in Christchurch. This is a progressive firm where importance is placed on equal opportunities, personal development, client service and creating an enjoyable workplace.

We aim to make sure that all our staff are properly supported, provided with relevant training and given the opportunity to progress. We welcome new ideas and initiative throughout the firm. Frettens offers a generous benefits package which includes private healthcare, life insurance, pension contribution, flexi-time and free/subsidised parking.


23 Feb, 2018
Frettens is looking for a Commercial Property Lawyer to join their well respected Commercial Property Team in Christchurch. This is a permanent position and the ideal candidate would be able to work full time. Core values - what we look for in all Frettens staff: Someone who: Is IT literate and confident in learning new processes Has consistently friendly, approachable conduct Doesn’t use jargon with clients Co-operates with colleagues from all teams Enjoys working as part of a team, helping and supporting others Has the ability to work calmly, even under pressure Takes personal pride in their work and responsibility for issues Maintains appropriate client contact Essential qualities: We welcome applications from people with the following essential skills, attributes and experience: A qualified solicitor/ FCILEx with 3+ years’ PQE  Excellent organisational skills Able to convey information accurately and articulately, both verbally and in writing Able to motivate oneself to meet / exceed targets Able to work independently and manage a caseload Able to structure own workload, making best use of resources and time Returns clients calls Aims to sell Frettens on service and values (rather than price alone) and follow up on viable enquiries Has a nurturing and supportive approach to relevant team members reporting in Takes ownership and responsibility for issues Desirable talents: The following abilities would also be desirable: Marketing and networking skills Ability to negotiate and influence Can communicate effectively at all levels Ability to adapt and respond to changes Anticipates clients future needs, sees opportunities for other teams and makes suitable introductions Ability to meet new clients and win new business Salary and benefits: Salary is negotiable dependent on experience. Frettens offers a generous benefits package ( read full list ) which includes private healthcare, life insurance, pension contribution, flexi-time and free / subsidised parking.
Frettens Solicitors Christchurch, UK Full time