Head of Residential Property / Partner

Billericay, England, Essex / England, Essex / Essex, Chelmsford, England
£60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
19 Aug 2019
16 Sep 2019
Jason Connolly
Sector/Practice Area
Real Estate, Residential Property
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Full time

This long established legal 500 firm have a rich heritage, they have a reputation of nurturing and growing legal talent and this is well demonstrated by the number of home-grown Partners. The firm have a family atmosphere through the practice and a happy culture where staff enjoy coming into work.

The firm are ranked top tier in a number of areas, the quality of there work sets them aside from other local practices.

They have a strong management team that have led the firm into growth in recent years. Most of their work comes in from referrals and word of mouth. They have close ties with the local community and often host events and have started different initiatives to give back to the community. They are a people business with an open door policy where Partners are accessible to all.

The firm are currently thriving and have exciting plans for the practice over the coming 12 months making now an exciting time to grow the practice.

The role

The firm are seeking to hire a Head of Residential Property / Partner into their flourishing Chelmsford, Essex office.

You will be at the forefront of this growing conveyancing department, you will drive the department forwards and will have the support from the other Partners, but the autonomy to make the department your own. You will deal with a high quality caseload of sales and purchases of freehold and leasehold properties, re-mortgages, transfers of equity and lease extensions.

The department is successful and with the influx of work this is an exciting opportunity.


  • You will be a Residential Property Solicitor with at least 8 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of experience)
  • You will be an entrepreneurial and commercially minded individual with an enjoyment of growing business
  • Ideally you will have experience of mentoring and supervising more junior members of a team, although this is not essential
  • You will be a positive minded individual with strong communication skills
  • Salary is very competitive and negotiable depending on your background, plus an excellent benefits package and bonus structure

This is an interesting opportunity for a Head of Residential Property / Partner to join a thriving department based in the Chelmsford, Essex office.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.

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