Property Litigation Solicitor

  • Location

    United Kingdom

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    Law Practice

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  • Contact:

    Francesca Butcher

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Contentious Property – 2-3 years PQE – Guildford
Market Rate plus excellent benefits package

Are you a 2- 3 year PQE Property Litigation Solicitor seeking a move to a highly regarded Legal 200 firm in Guildford?

The Role

The firm are looking for a Solicitor with a passion for Contentious Probate to join their dedicated team.  The successful candidate will need to have:

  • A record in contentious property work with experience of commercial landlord and tenant disputes (business tenancy renewals, rent reviews and dilapidation cases).
  • Knowledge of disputes involving easements, restrictive covenants, boundaries and co-ownership. 
  • An understanding of the law relating to long leases of flats (lease extensions, enfranchisement and service charge disputes) would be an advantage.  
The clients in most part will be commercial organisations, particularly small and medium enterprises and high net worth individuals.  The firm has large residential and commercial property departments and the candidate will support non-contentious lawyers and participate as needed in those departments.  

What can they offer?
  • Competitive Salary
  • Life Assurance policy
  • Generous Employer-contributed pension scheme
  • Private health cover
  • Income Protection
  • Employee Assistance scheme (advice line)
  • Season Ticket Loan
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Supportive team & environment
  • High quality work and a rewarding career with prospects

What are they looking for?
  • 2 - 3 years PQE in Property Litigation
  • High calibre Candidates who have trained / worked with a strong firm
  • A strong work ethic and Client Care ethos
  • A track record of being a team player and have proven experience of delivering superior client service, a real desire to help people, a "can do" attitude and a willingness to get involved with all aspects of supporting this thriving department. 
  • Sensitivity to the clients and skills to build up the work are expected.  
  • A passion for contentious property work is essential.

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity or other opportunities in the market then contact Francesca Butcher at or call for a confidential discussion on 020 3771 96467 (office hours) or 07882 208261(out of office hours).

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The PQE identified on this advertisement is a guide only and does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.