We are recruiting for a Commercial Property Lawyer

We are recruiting for a Commercial Property Lawyer
April 12, 2018 RichardReed

Richard Reed Solicitors

We are recruiting. 

JOB TITLE: Commercial Property Lawyer

TEAM: Commercial Property


Our Property Team is looking for a Commercial Property Lawyer who has a willingness to expand and develop the Commercial property department. The role is on a full time basis within our very busy overall Property department.

The successful candidate will have at least three years Commercial Property experience.

We have a wide range of institutional, corporate and private clients, handling diverse types of commercial property work.


Know How and Marketing

  • Write bulletins for circulation to clients and contacts
  • Help to keep the team up to date with the latest developments in Commercial property law
  • Ability to network, represent and market the firm appropriately

Standard Forms and Precedents

  • Review and develop existing precedents and standard forms
  • Keep precedents and standard forms up to date going forward

Training and Seminars

  • To attend relevant training seminars including using online training to ensure CPD up to date.


  • Sound relevant experience required, gained within a respected Property team
  • It is likely that the successful candidate will have at least threeyears PQE as a commercial property lawyer.
  • Experience of managing support staff


  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Strong academic background
  • Self-starting approach to tasks and projects and ability to work on own initiative
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills – an ability to interact with people at all levels and able to inspire confidence in customers and colleagues
  • Good communication skills, including an ability to persuade, present, write and précis
  • Research skills (using hard copy and online source materials)
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to learn quickly and flexibility to take on new types and complexities of work
  • Ability to remain calm and professionally detached in all circumstances
  • Ability to work as part of a team


  • Legal drafting
  • Microsoft Word
  • Internet
  • Precedent management system
  • Online research resources

Salary dependent on experience

Applications by CV together with a covering letter by email to pm@richardreed.co.uk

Closing Date: 15th June 2018

Richard Reed Solicitors





Richard Reed Solicitors is a trading name of Richard Reed Ltd. A full list of company directors is available at 3 – 6, Frederick Street, Sunderland SR1 1NA. Registered in England and Wales. Company Registration No: 05702566 VAT Registration No: 176 6121 59. This firm is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. SRA No: 000568890. Richard Reed Ltd is contracted with the Legal Aid Agency.