Residential Property Solicitor

Location London
Job-type Permanent
Salary £65000 - £75000
Reference 18498_1718780408

A leading commercial law firm in the West End of London is seeking a dedicated Property Solicitor to join their dynamic Property team. This opportunity is perfect for individuals looking to advance their career while working with UHNW and HNW individuals, SMEs, and larger corporations. The team values client relationship building and business development, providing a first-class service across a range of property matters.

The Property Solicitor's role

The successful Property Solicitor will become a vital member of the Property team, handling a diverse caseload under supervision. Key responsibilities include:

  • Managing landlord and tenant work for residential properties, with beneficial commercial experience.
  • Conducting sales and purchases of land, both registered and unregistered, freehold and leasehold.
  • Overseeing plot sales and transfers of equity.
  • Handling remortgages and property finance matters.
  • Managing easements and lease extensions, including statutory lease extensions.
  • Facilitating the purchase of development sites, with some experience in option agreements and conditional contracts.
  • Participating actively in business development initiatives to grow the firm's profile.

The Property Solicitor

The ideal Property Solicitor will possess the following qualifications and experience:

  • A proactive, self-motivated, and reliable individual with over 5 years of experience in UK private practice.
  • Strong knowledge of residential conveyancing matters and first-rate drafting skills.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Strong organisational and administration abilities, with effective workload prioritisation.
  • A friendly and personable approach to colleagues and clients.
  • A proactive and growth-oriented mindset towards achieving professional goals.
  • The ability to strengthen and develop internal and external relationships aligned with team strategy.
  • Active engagement in networking opportunities to build team and firm profiles.
  • The capability to deliver clear and influential internal training.
  • A desire to seek constructive feedback and coach junior colleagues.
  • Initiative in recommending process improvements.
  • Effective case management and staying updated with commercial developments to connect with potential clients.
  • Strong IT skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel, with an ability to quickly learn new systems.

In Return?

The role offers a competitive salary of between £65,000-£75,000 and benefits package, including:

  • A flexible working model with a minimum of 3 days in the office.
  • Career progression opportunities within a supportive and collaborative team environment.
  • Additional benefits such as annual leave, career development training, and social events.

If you are a Property Solicitor considering your career opportunities, please contact Matthew Markham at Brandon James.

01628 367045

Ref: # 18755

Property Solicitor / Conveyancing Solicitor / Residential Property Solicitor / Commercial Property Solicitor / Property Law