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Commercial Property – NQ

We have an exciting opportunity for a newly qualified solicitor to join our Commercial Property team.

Commercial property is currently our largest department and is highly respected throughout the region. Our team has consistently achieved top tier rankings in the Legal 500 guide and two of our Partners are recommended on the list of leading individuals for the North.

We pride ourselves as being a busy, high performing team. Our culture is down to earth, and our supportive environment allows our employees to flourish. We have no glass ceilings and are invested in career development.

The quality of our clients is comparable to leading national and international firms. The work is varied but includes development work of all kinds, investment work, acquisitions/disposals, landlord and tenant, secured lending and corporate support as well as strategic advice.

You can expect early levels of responsibility and to have the opportunity to play a significant role in working with key clients of the firm. You will work alongside the Partners on a wide range of matters. This role would suit someone early in their legal career who is looking for a long-term career within Commercial Property.

You will have:

  • At least one trainee seat or paralegal experience in Commercial Property or up to 3 years PQE.
  • Excellent inter-personal skills and a confident manner in engaging with clients and colleagues.
  • A strong team work ethic and the ability to work effectively under pressure.
  • Thoroughness and exceptional attention to detail.
  • Good communication and writing skills.

Flexible working is something we have always offered at the firm so that our employees have a quality of work/life balance. The firm offers great benefits and opportunities for development and progression.

Salary will be dependent on experience.

Please apply with your CV and a cover letter to Duncan Harty.

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