Property Litigator

Recruiter
RKRS Legal
Location
Gravesend, Kent
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
REF: YK396
I am currently working with a well-established firm of solicitors who provide a range of legal services to the public and businesses from their offices. Due to expansion, the firm is currently looking for a Property Litigator to join their team in Gravesend.

The Role

With success, prior experience as a property litigator within private practice with a minimum of 3 years PQE. The successful Candidate will have proven experience handling proceedings for opposed and unopposed lease renewals under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954, Interim Rent applications, Commercial rent and service charge recovery and Service charge disputes. In addition, the candidate will be responsible for the proceedings for breaches of other covenants in commercial leases, forfeiture of commercial leases, dilapidation claims, property related contractual disputes, general property disputes and claims including misrepresentation and Boundary Disputes.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a well-established law firm as a Property Litigator, with opportunities for career development.

Required Skills & Experience:

• Qualified Solicitor, Legal Executive or equivalent with a minimum 3 years’ PQE
• Prior experience as a Property Litigator within Private Practice
• Ability to manage own case load with or without support staff
• To bill clients in accordance with notified charging rates in accordance with time spent on the client file and to achieve financial targets for income
• Ability to assist with the marketing of the department
• Utilise the firm’s practice and case management system

Vacancy Information:

• Location: Gravesend
• Salary range (DOE): £35,000 - £40,000
• Job type: Permanent
• Working Hours: Monday – Friday (full-time)
• Date: 13.06.2017
• Reference: YK396

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