Our client has five offices across Somerset & Dorset. They provide a wide range of legal services to both individuals and business customers.
They believe that not all law firms are the same, they believe that they can not only provide clients with expert advice, but crucially offer excellent service and real value for money.
They have been serving the community for nearly 100 years by investing time, energy and attention in the things that matter and they intend to continue to offer legal services for the next hundred years too!
We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Solicitor / Legal Executive or Paralegal to join an established, busy and expanding team at this professional law firm in the Yeovil Office.
The successful applicant will have experience in a busy property litigation/dispute resolution environment and a day to day understanding and practice in:
Residential Landlord & Tenant
Commercial Landlord & Tenant
General Property Litigation eg. boundary disputes, issues with restrictive covenants, adverse possession and nuisance claims.
You will also have a proven ability to work under your own initiative and continue to develop the business through wider networking and relationship building with new and existing clients.
You will need to demonstrate excellent communication, networking and client facing skills alongside an enviable experience of dealing with both day to day and complex cases. You will also exhibit how your involvement and drive in marketing and promotional events, seminars and contributed to newsletters and social media activity.
In addition you will be self-supportive, undertaking the majority of your own administration with some support provided locally or remotely as appropriate. Target driven with a desire to succeed, it goes without saying client and commercial awareness is essential whilst consistently delivering a first class service.
The ideal candidate will have the ability to work alone as required to get the job done but most of the time will be working closely with the team.
The successful applicant will also be a vehicle owner and hold a full driving licence and consider travel to other offices as part of their role.
The exact benefits you would receive depend on your position, but they might include the following:
- Up to 25 working days holiday per annum + bank holidays
- Performance related bonus scheme
- Private Healthcare
- Hours 9am – 5.30pm
Please get in touch if you would like more information about this role or send us your CV via the form below.
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