Commercial Property Solicitor

Recruiter
Vanilla Recruitment
Location
Leicester
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
17 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are looking to recruit an experienced Commercial Property Solicitor with over 3 years PQE to work for a firm that believes in working hard to deliver the best service to their clients. Our client, has a welcoming, supportive and fun work environment which focuses on ensuring your career is enjoyable and rewarding.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Providing legal advice and assistance to clients
  • Managing a caseload to completion
  • Working where necessary as part of a project team
  • Compliance with firm policies time recording
  • Meeting financial and marketing targets
  • Maintaining a professional standard
  • Delegating work to trainee solicitors, paralegals and legal secretaries as appropriate
  • Carrying out risk assessments on all files and notifying compliance of any risks to the firm
  • To take part in pro-bono work
  • Keeping up to date with compliance procedures and policies
  • Keeping up to date with changes and developments in the law by reading journals and law reports

Skills and experience required:

  • 3 year PQE + in Commercial Property Law
  • Completion of a Solicitor Training contract, or CILEX equivalent
  • Excellent relationship building skills and communication
  • Strong client management skills, professionalism and integrity
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to plan work and prioritise tasks
  • Strong interpersonal skills, to work as part of a team or with other people and organisations
  • A professional approach to work, integrity and a respect for confidentiality

Salary and benefits:

  • £35,000 - 45,000
  • 25 days holiday, pension and benefits