Housing Associate Solicitor

  • Job Reference: BH-36676
  • Date Posted: 7 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff Limited
  • Location: Bromley
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Housing
  • Personnel Type: Solicitor

Job Description

Are you a 5–8-year PQE Housing Litigation Solicitor seeking a new challenge with a leading Firm?

Our client is in search of a robust Associate Solicitor to become a valuable member of the Housing team, demonstrating outstanding communication and client care abilities along with excellent attention to detail. The role entails both independent work and collaboration with the team and will require a flexible approach to work and time.

The Firms Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners ranked Housing department boasts over 30 years exposure in servicing social hosing providers and private landlords.

The Firm
Long established, our client specialises in delivering first-class service across a wide spectrum of practice areas to both businesses and individuals. Staffed by a team of legal professionals who are experts in their chosen fields, the firm prides itself on providing jargon-free advice in clear and concise language and as a result, has developed a loyal and growing client base as well as numerous accreditations.

What will be expected from you?
  • Experience in a housing management legal department
  • Dealing with a busy caseload of housing litigation matters to include defending disrepair claims, possession, civil injunctions, defending EPA claims, ASB and fraud.
  • Experience of dealing with landlord and tenant matters, AST and/or leasehold matters to include forfeiture claims is desirable.
  • Participation in marketing and networking activities
  • A consistent track record of meeting targets
  • Manging support services including supervision of secretaries and junior staff DOE/PQE
What will you get in return?
  • Hybrid working schemes
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays.
  • Contribution to legal fees
  • Death in service benefit
  • Birthday off
  • Christmas and profit share bonus
  • Access to ‘cycle to work’ scheme
  • Medicash Health Plan
  • Private Medical Insurance, to name a few

Vacancy Reference Number – 36676

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