Commercial Property Lawyer

Fresh Recruits Ltd
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Commercial Property Lawyer
Location: Christchurch
Salary: DOE

Due to expansion our client is looking for a fee earner to join their Commercial Property team in Christchurch. Commercial Property is a strategic area for the firm and due to sustained growth in caseload they are looking to for an experienced Commercial Property Lawyer.

The Role:

  • Working on a varied caseload to include sales and purchases of commercial property, development land (acting for both developers and landowners)
  • Preparing leases, sub leases, lease extensions and renewals, surrenders, licences, notices and other landlord and tenant documentation.
  • Advising on the acquisition and disposal of land and property including draft contracts, lock out agreements, options and conditional contracts and overseeing agreements
  • Property finance, investment and asset management.

You will be required to:

  • Deliver high quality advice
  • You will be required to have a client focused attitude together with the ability to network and build and maintain relationships
  • Demonstrate comprehensive and dependable skills across the range of work you do
  • Recognise and manage risk effectively
  • Manage time effectively to maximise the profitability of your work and be developing your organisational skills
  • Develop your client relationship and client care skills
  • Commit to your personal development, the development of technical skills and actively participate in development of departmental know-how

The Candidate:

  • You must have excellent technical skills encompassing all aspects of Commercial Conveyancing.
  • You will be self-confident and client-focused with first class interpersonal skills across all levels.
  • You will be well organised, methodical and able to manage and prioritise a full and varied caseload with minimal supervision.


  • Private health care, health cash plan and life insurance and free parking

Reference: 1705-31-8187

It is important that you include a covering letter with your CV, detailing why you feel you are suitable for this position and highlighting all relevant experience.

We receive a high number of applications on a daily basis so we can only respond to successful applications. If you do not hear from us within 3 working days please assume your application has not been taken forward on this occasion. We may contact you in the future about other suitable positions.

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