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Senior Residential Property Solicitor

£50000 - £65000 per annum
Norfolk Dereham

Managing this Role


Andrew Chapman

Recruitment Consultant - Essex and East Anglia
0203 865 2113

This highly successful regional firm seeks a Residential Property Solicitor to join its team in Dereham, Norfolk.

The firm, with offices across West Norfolk and Cambridgeshire, is recruiting as part of its succession planning. If you are a Residential Property Solicitor looking for an opportunity to progress to a more senior level, this is a stand-out opportunity for you.

The Firm

A relaxed and friendly atmosphere runs through the firm's offices. Despite exceeding 150 members, there is a real close-knit community feel throughout all departments, where company social events are commonplace. The firm promotes a healthy work-life balance, and this is well demonstrated by the number of working parents.

This firm deals with a wide variety of clients, ranging from SMEs, retail, investor, and household names. It houses a vibrant partnership with strong leadership and well-thought-out plans for the future. Everyone has a voice in the firm. This approach has given them an excellent staff retention rate, and it is common to find many staff members with over 10 years of service.

Partners are more accessible than in other similar-sized firms, even down to the open-plan seating. This way of working has helped more junior Solicitors to obtain a level of PQE ahead of their years.

The firm has grown significantly in recent years; several hires have supported this organic growth, together with its strategy of investing heavily in its staff, sharing knowledge, and promoting staff from within.

The Role

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Residential Property Solicitor to join a successful team in Dereham, Norfolk.

  • You will deal with a broad range of work which will include but not be limited to; Sales and purchases (freehold and leasehold), transfers of equity, re-mortgages, and voluntary registrations.
  • You will deal with a very broad range of work, making for an interesting caseload
  • Excellent career prospects and a clear route of progression
  • This role would be an excellent opportunity for someone that may have hit a glass ceiling in their current role


  • You will be a Residential Property Solicitor with 3 years PQE (there is no upper limit in regard to the amount of PQE, applications are encouraged from even the most experienced of candidates)
  • Experience in managing and mentoring more junior colleagues is an advantage but is not essential
  • You should have first-class communication skills and be able to build client relationships
  • Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of PQE
  • You will also receive an industry-leading benefits package

This is an exciting opportunity with good prospects for a Residential Property to join this successful and reputable firm in Dereham, Norfolk.

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