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Head of Residential Property

BBBH35706
£70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum Excellent benefits
East Sussex Lewes

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Thomas Amer

Headhunter - South East, South West M4 corridor
0203 865 2113

This is a rare chance for a Head of Residential Property or Conveyancing Partner to join a highly regarded Legal 500 firm in Sussex.

This full service firm has a rich heritage providing legal services to HNW individuals and businesses with a reputation for providing a first class working environment.

The Firm

This firm promotes a vibrant working environment/culture. People genuinely enjoy coming into work with regular social events planned throughout the year, contributing to a family feel that runs through the firm and office.

The long-standing heritage of the firm gives them a consistent and reliable client base to generate new work from.

This firms presence within the Residential Property area in Sussex is undeniable. The quality of work is second to none; Freehold & leasehold sales and purchases, re-mortgages, transfers of equity, new build/plot sales secured lending and much more.

The Role

This firm is looking for a Head of Residential Property or Conveyancing Partner to join their flourishing office in Lewes, East Sussex.

The team find that good results are achieved by working closely with clients and building up relationships of trust and mutual respect.

Your role will be to manage, lead and grow a highly regarded residential property team comprised of 3 fee earners, 5 assistants and 1 paralegal. Alongside handling a small caseload of complex, HNW residential property matters from sales and purchases of freehold and leasehold, transfer of equity, re-mortgages and lease extensions.

The firms loyal client base has been built from years of the firm servicing local clients; they have excellent community links and a varied client base, you will be given the support and encouragement to business develop and grow the department in a friendly environment.

Requirements:

  • You will be a Residential Property/Conveyancing Solicitor with 6 PQE, there is no upper limit in terms of PQE and Senior level candidates are encouraged to apply
  • Experience in managing a team is essential, you will likely be either at Head of Residential Property or Conveyancing Partner level
  • You will be a dynamic and personable individual
  • You will be able to and comfortable in managing/developing client relationships

Whats on offer?

  • An above market rate salary dependant on experience
  • The opportunity to join a legal 500, ranked firm in Sussex
  • An excellent benefits package including hybrid/remote working

This is a great opportunity for a Head of Residential Property to join this flourishing heavyweight practice in their Lewes, East Sussex office.

Apply now for immediate consideration or please call for a confidential conversation.