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Property Litigation Associate

BBBH38228
£65000 - £85000 per annum Excellent Benefits
City South West London London City of London

This award-winning, City of London-based Law Firm places investment in its lawyers above all else. They have some of the lowest employee turnover rates in the City and boast an impressive client list.

They are now looking for a talented Property Litigation Associate.

The Firm

This firm deal with a quality of work commonly only associated with City practices. You will find an immensely diverse client base that continues to evolve constantly. The firm has performed exceptionally well over recent years and has grown year on year; they have strategic growth planned over the next 12 months in Oxford which will allow them to continue to obtain more market share.

You will find a strong leadership team that promotes an open-door culture where Partners are very accessible; everyone has a voice in throughout the organisation. It is a commonplace to find trainees and paralegals sitting side by side with Partners; it is this approach to training, mentoring and development which has given the firm an excellent reputation for homegrown partner talent.

It is commonplace for even trainees to participate in marketing and business development activities actively. By getting lawyers involved even at the most junior level, it has provided them with a very commercially savvy team.

Despite the firm's size (over 900 staff), they have unusually managed to keep a family feel running throughout the practice and network of the office. They are a Top 200 law firm with a conscience. There have an excellent social element that is promoted with an active roster of events throughout the year.

The role

This top-ranking and award-winning firm are seeking a Property Litigation Associate to join their City of London office.

You will work alongside the other partners to drive the department forwards, you will be at the forefront of this growing team. You will oversee, mentor and train more junior members of the team. You will have high levels of autonomy to make the role your own.

The Property Litigation department deals with a very high quality of work. It feeds off of the highly successful Real Estate department that is ranked highly in the legal 500 and other directories.

You will deal with a mixture of residential and commercial properties, but much more heavily weighted towards commercial. They service a broad client base ranging from SME, OMB and some national companies. You will find that the work spans a wide range of industry sectors.

Work will include, but not be limited to, Breach of lease, possession claims and evictions, breach of covenant claims, dilapidation, forfeiture, break notices, service charge disputes, boundary disputes and right of way disputes.

  • This role would be a great opportunity for a qualified 1 PQE solicitor looking for a route to progression
  • You will be eligible for a performance-related bonus, which is lucrative

Requirements

  • You will be a Property Litigation Solicitor with at least 1 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of experience)
  • You will be meticulous when it comes to detail
  • You should have first-class communication skills
  • The ability to build credible client relationships is essential
  • Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of experience (you will also receive an industry-leading benefits package)

This is a stand-out Property Litigation Associate role based in the City of London.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.