Our Commercial Department has a growing reputation in Hampshire, West Sussex and Surrey and we are looking to strengthen the department with the recruitment of another Assistant Solicitor.
The team is experienced in dealing with financing and corporate re-structuring, mergers, acquisitions and sales of companies and business assets, drafting and advising on all manner of commercial contracts.
The role will primarily involve company commercial/corporate with some commercial property work, assisting the Partner in a wide range of cases and in all aspects of the commercial team’s work. You will also be actively involved in business development.
Ideally the successful candidate will have 1 – 4 years’ experience of working in a Corporate/Commercial or a Commercial Property Department at a leading regional practice and will be able to demonstrate the following:-
- Experience in assisting in the running of a varied commercial or corporate caseload
- Commitment to offering a high standard of service and legal advice
- Willingness to be part of a professional, friendly and hardworking team
- Desire to actively engage in business development
- Good academic and IT skills
- Commercial property experience would be advantageous but not essential
You will assist with the current caseload in the department and grow your role within the department. You must be willing to be involved in client sourcing work and business development and be confident in promoting the firm’s values. You will be providing the highest level of service to our clients, which is tailored to their individual needs. You will also need to share our values of being ‘Open, Responsible and Fair’, which lie at the heart of what we stand for as a firm and which guide how we approach all aspects of our work.
We will offer a competitive salary dependent on experience and generous benefits and can offer excellent career prospects for the right candidate.