16 Jan, 2019

Commercial Property Solicitor

  • F Barnes Solicitors
  • Romford, UK
Full time Solicitor

Job Description

Are you an Experienced Solicitor in both Commercial & Residential Property?

Are you looking to develop your career path and business development with a view to progressing to Director in the near future?

Do you have a business mind?

For a New Career in the New Year - With Flexi - Time Contract and Excellent Benefits Package

We are looking for someone who has extensive experience in both residential and commercial property who would like to join a friendly team. The right candidate would ideally be looking to progress to director and be able to demonstrate leadership skills with a proactive approach to developing business.

The position is based at either our Romford or Gidea Park office.

F Barnes are based in Romford, Gidea Park and Collier Row. We have a strong loyal client base having been established in the Havering area for over 60 years. Our fee earners are all specialists in their respective fields and act for a wide range of commercial and private sector clients.

Our aim is to recruit dynamic, forward thinking individuals who wish to be part of our growth and who share the firm's core values.

The Role:

  • Advising on freehold and leasehold transactions
  • Conduct of lease extensions
  • Ability to act on the sale or purchase of businesses
  • Ability to work unsupervised and demonstrate leadership skills
  • Ability to work under pressure within a busy office
  • A good breadth of knowledge in this area


  • 5 years+ PQE in Residential & Commercial Property
  • Able to work autonomously on complex legal matters
  • Track of record of achieving career, financial (including fee targets) and business development goals;
  • Enthusiasm to engage in networking and business development;
  • Clear demonstrable ability and keenness to build and maintain client and referrer relationships;
  • Self-motivated team player
  • Ambition to progress
  • Excellent administration and organisational skills;
  • Professional but friendly and approachable


Start Date : ASAP

Salary:  £40 - £55k according to experience and historical billing targets

Bonus Scheme : We offer a generous  'Profit Related Pay' scheme rather than a more restrictive ' Team Bonus' pay scheme as others do.

Parking: A Parking Permit will be provided as part of the job offer.

Flexi - Time Contracts Offered: Our core working hours are between 10am - 4pm. With flexible hours outside of these to suit the individual.

Benefits: Dedicated Business Development Manager to assist with your personal growth and other benefits available

Progression Path: We have a clearly defined progression path for all legal advisors

Job Type: Full-time/Part Time considered.


PQE 5  

Competitive Salary



Commercial,   Residential Conveyancing  

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