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Rural Property Senior Solicitor

  • GBP£47,000.00 - GBP£55,000.00
  • Edinburgh
  • Permanent

For property solicitors seeking to specialise in rural work, this is an opportunity to join a highly regarded team with ambitious growth plans.

Whether from a rural, general commercial or residential property background you can take on the highest quality work in the market and benefit from this firm's friendly and forward-thinking culture.

Based in Edinburgh, this exciting Senior Solicitor role comes with excellent benefits, flexibility and a clear progression pathway.

The Firm

A historic full-service Scottish firm, this business is as adept at providing expert legal advice to individuals as it is large multinational companies. It has been on a strong growth trajectory, expanding its reach across Scotland whilst maintaining a relaxed and supportive working environment.

Staff who work at this firm stay for long durations due to the exemplary working culture and career progression opportunities. The firm has developed expertise in a range of practice areas, receiving recognition in the form of multiple Legal 500 Tier rankings and Chambers & Partners department rankings.

Attracting some of the top legal talents in Scotland, many of the staff at this firm have received individual recognition for their expertise from the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners. This is a testament to the training and continuous development the firm provides its staff members.

The leadership team of this firm have fostered an innovative and forward-thinking mindset and has ambitious plans to grow the firm over the coming years. This presents an excellent opportunity for incumbent lawyers to grow alongside the firm.

The Role

This friendly team is known in the market for providing first-rate legal expertise, and as such is recommended by the Legal 500 for their Rural property work.

You will have the opportunity to manage a varied and fulfilling caseload, working across rural property matters such as purchases, leases, sales and estate management. This role will act as a springboard for your career in Rural work, as you will be able to build an extensive network and will be encouraged to conduct business development in your role.

Experience within the agricultural space is advantageous, although an enthusiasm/determination to involve yourself within the rural sector is sufficient to be considered.

It is an excellent time to join this firm's rural practice, as they implement an ambitious and innovative growth strategy. As such, professional development and career progression is actively encouraged.

If you are seeking to develop a depth of expertise in rural work with a leading firm and work in a fulfilling and engaging environment this is a fantastic opportunity to do so.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Has 2+ years PQE of relevant PQE - rural, commercial or residential property solicitors
  • Can manage a varied, high-value caseload
  • Is an excellent verbal/written communicator with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with clients and team members alike
  • Has a proactive, innovative and value-adding mindset

What's on offer

  • Join as a central member of a highly-regarded team in a growing firm
  • Benefit from a positive working environment and culture
  • Varied work and first-rate clients
  • Highly flexible working
  • Competitive salary
  • Favourable benefits package

Apply now for immediate consideration or call Jules Grieve on 0131 460 7747 for a confidential chat.

Jules Grieve Senior Recruitment Consultant- Scotland

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