Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gravesend
Salary: Excellent Package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: KT25617H
Contact Name: Karl Tomkinson
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 13, 2017 11:03

Job Description

Continued training and excellent salary and benefits on offer for Property Litigation Lawyer in Kent.

The Firm
Our client is a well-established practice who blend traditional values with a modern approach to deliver high quality, comprehensive advice from their network of offices in the South East. Staffed by a team of dedicated experts who take pride in excellent client care, they tailor solutions to each individual circumstances and ensure cases are handled in a way which is both professional and approachable. Servicing their communities including fundraising events for local charities, they have built strong relationships and a loyal and growing client base.

The Role
An excellent opportunity has now arisen within a Gravesend-based Property Litigation Department for a technically proficient Lawyer with good general property litigation experience. Joining a team of experienced lawyers, the successful Solicitor or Legal Executive will manage a busy and varied caseload, with minimal supervision. Areas may include: service charge disputes and recovery; opposed and unopposed lease renewals; boundary disputes; forfeiture; property related contractual disputes and; dilapidations. Previous experience of leasehold enfranchisement and extension proceedings, would therefore be advantageous but is not a pre-requisite for the position.

Keen to play an active role in the continued growth and development of the team, the successful Lawyer will assist with marketing, promoting the team’s services and expertise. In return you will receive a commitment to further training and development and an excellent salary and comprehensive benefits including: generous holiday; pension scheme; healthcare membership; childcare vouchers and; a discretionary bonus scheme. Please contact Karl for further information quoting reference KT25617.

The Candidate
You must be a qualified Solicitor or Legal Executive with a minimum of 3 years’ PQE;
You will be technically competent with solid Property Litigation experience;
Experience of leasehold enfranchisement and extension proceedings is advantageous but not essential;
You will have excellent communication skills and a client-focused approach;
You will have your own workload and be able to work with minimal supervision;
You will be proficient using practice and case management systems;
You will be a pro-active team player with a flair for marketing.


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