Agricultural Property Solicitor

Recruiter
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Location
Bristol
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is a leading regional law firm and is now looking for an experienced agricultural lawyer with proven marketing ability, to help expand upon an existing client base from their Bristol office. A knowledge of rural property is essential.

The client is seeking a candidate with an established specialism in the agricultural sector including, a sound understanding of the sale and purchase of farms, farmland and agricultural tenancies. The ideal candidate will demonstrate the ability to give advice on the legal aspects of general estate and farm management and will have an extensive background knowledge of agriculture/farming and with practical experience of farming issues such as single farm payments, farm business tenancies, partnership agreements etc. Awareness of new developments affecting farmers and landholders such as solar energy and diversification into trading activities would also be helpful.

The client provides advice to farmers, landlords and tenants of agricultural land, and businesses in the agricultural sector. They act for owners of landed estates providing advice on matters such as property issues, trusts, tax, succession planning and sporting rights.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading law firm in the South West. Please apply now for consideration.

Please contact Steven Collings (Recruitment Consultant) to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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