Residential Property Lawyer

Recruiter
Top City Group
Location
London
Salary
70000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Aug 2017
Category
Legal
Function
Law
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client offers a range of legal services, providing advice and experience to clients in their business and personal affairs. Their practice areas include commercial and residential property; corporate and commercial services; litigation; wills, trusts and other private client services; employment and intellectual property

They are looking to hire an experienced, high quality Property Lawyer to join their strong residential team.

Role
You will be part of a strong residential property team (a number of more junior lawyers in the department) and will be expected to bring in most of your own work. The ideal candidate would need to be billing at least GBP200k / year at present.

The job is suitable for an experienced residential property solicitor with a minimum of five years PQE.

Candidate Profile and experience

The right candidate will have:

  • at least 5 years' experience of residential conveyancing work
  • a thorough understanding of the law and practice surrounding conveyancing
  • the ability to supervise junior lawyers
  • the confidence and the ability to react to change whilst working within a pressurised environment
  • the ability to be an enthusiastic team player, with great people skills
  • good organisational, time management and IT skills
  • the ability to multi-task under pressure
  • a keen eye for detail
  • excellent standards of client care and great communication skills
  • a history of strong billing (evidence of billing GBP200k a year at present)
  • a desire and the ability to help in the growth of the residential property department

Benefits
Very competitive plus bonus