Commercial Property Solicitor

  • Job Reference: BH-36488
  • Date Posted: 10 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff
  • Location: Shaftesbury
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: Commercial property
  • Personnel Type: Solicitor

Job Description

If you are an experienced commercial property lawyer looking for a new challenge, then this role is for you. Our client is a well-respected, award-winning Law Firm that offers a friendly and supportive working environment.

As part of thier Commercial and Agricultural Department, you will have the opportunity to work on a diverse range of commercial property files, with strong administrative support provided. The role offers excellent flexibility, allowing for a hybrid working from home and in-office basis.

We are looking for a competent commercial property lawyer with strong drafting skills, who is confident in progressing a diverse range of commercial property files. You will be based in their Shaftesbury offices in North Dorset, but will also have the opportunity to support other offices in the beautiful Dorset area.


The Firm


Our client is a highly regarded practice with multiple offices serving corporate and individual clients across the Dorset area. Recognising that their employees are their greatest asset, they aim to attract and retain the best talent, offering an open and supportive working environment and continued structured development. This commitment has resulted in them building a team of experts who have played a key role in them achieving numerous awards and accreditations and building an enviable reputation for excellence. Their dedication to client care and ability to build long-lasting relationships is reflected in their enviable client base which spans generations.

The Role


Our client is seeking a dynamic Commercial Property Solicitor with 2+ years’ PQE to join their highly-skilled, busy team. The successful Solicitor will be taking on a diverse and interesting caseload including renewable energy matters and large development projects. Experience in Commercial Property, particularly in landlord and tenant matters with the ability to carry out work to a high standard is essential. The firm pride themselves in building lasting relationships with clients and professionals alike, therefore a flair for business development and customer care is crucial. 
Responsibilities of this interesting position are to include: managing client matters; meeting agreed targets; negotiating and drafting of documentation and; developing business opportunities for the firm. 
If you are seeking a role within a highly-reputable firm, with vast opportunities for career progression and development this role is not to be missed.

The Candidate

  • A qualified solicitor with a minimum of 2 years PQE in the Commercial Property sector;
  • Ability to work effectively independently and as a key member of the team;
  • Excellent client care and communication skills, with proven ability of building lasting relationships;
  • Natural flair for business development and networking initiatives;
  • Show a desire for career progression and expanding existing knowledge.


The successful candidate will be a team player with strong communication and networking skills, and a positive, team-focused approach. You will enjoy client contact and keeping everyone updated, and will be adept at working to targets within a busy team.

In return, we offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and the opportunity to work in a supportive and collaborative environment. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established team and take on a new challenge in a dynamic and rewarding role.

If you are ready to take the next step in your career and join a firm that values its employees and offers excellent opportunities for growth and development, then we want to hear from you.