22 Jun, 2018

Experienced Commercial Property Solicitor

  • Roythornes Solicitors
  • Spalding, UK
Full time Solicitor

Job Description

Department: Commercial Property

Location: Spalding

Contract type: Permanent

As part of our continuous growth and development, we are looking for a solicitor to join our Commercial Property team in Spalding. Not only is the department busy and expanding, but the level of client work is truly of a high standard and diverse. If you are keen to progress your skills, including being involved in renewable energy and large development projects, this could be a role for you.

Key Responsibilities

  • Providing legal advice to a range of clients including the negotiation and drafting of documentation
  • Managing client/matter files
  • Carrying out in an effective, efficient and timely manner the various stages of legal proceedings with the aim of protecting the interests of the client
  • Proactively developing new business opportunities from internal cross-referrals, existing clients and other professionals
  • Meeting agreed targets for chargeable time, fee income generated, billing and fee collection

Experience and Skills

To apply for this position, you should:

  • be a qualified solicitor, at least five years PQE
  • have experience of working in commercial property - landlord and tenant and development - across a range of clients, handling a diverse range of issues
  • have a strong desire to learn and widen knowledge
  • be able to act independently to a reasonably high level, but also to work with more experienced partners and fee earners on more complex and specialised matters as required
  • have experience of building relationships with both new and existing clients and professionals, with a natural ability to promote marketing and business development initiatives in a dynamic way
  • possess good communication skills in order to explain legal matters clearly to clients
  • use discretion and have the ability to respect client confidentiality
  • be able to tackle tasks in a structured manner to ensure completion to a high standard
  • possess solid organisation and time management skills
  • have experience of working in a team and the ability to develop relationships with colleagues
  • have proven attention to detail and drafting skills
  • possess sound problem solving skills
  • be able to adapt to a broad range of situations and circumstances and remain calm under pressure

 

Experience

PQE 5,   PQE 6-9,   PQE 10+  

Competitive Salary

Yes

Sector

Real Estate,   Commercial  

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