Residential Property Partner

England, Ipswich, Suffolk / England, Essex / Essex, Colchester, England
£50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
07 Oct 2019
04 Nov 2019
Henry Hoey
Sector/Practice Area
Real Estate
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Full time

Due to ongoing success, this regional firm in Colchester have put some ambitious and exciting expansion plans in place.

They are looking to make a number of key strategic hires into their core practice areas, with Partnership on offer from the outset. This full-service law firm have been established for over 50 years and have a strong foothold in the Essex & Suffolk market, servicing a wide range of local and regional businesses and individuals.

This expanding practice punch well above their weight in the work that they do and are now in a position to further their regional offering by developing each department. They are committed to hiring the very best talent and therefore there are some very progressive positions on offer at Senior Solicitor and Partnership level.

The Firm

The firm have grown steadily over the past few years and show no signs of stopping with further expansion planned across multiple offices in Essex. They pride themselves on maintaining their identity as an approachable, sociable yet professional firm.

The Partners have decided that due to ongoing success, they wish to further their offering throughout the region and for this reason they are seeking client facing, business development excelling Senior Solicitors or Partners to join them in this exciting time.

This firm are dedicated to investing and developing their offering further which has created a rare opportunity for an entrepreneurial individual to bring their experience to a forward thinking and expanding firm.

This practice are open to hearing from experienced Solicitors, Senior Solicitors and Partners who are looking for autonomy, to develop their offering further throughout the region. Contacts or a client following, this is essential for this role.

The Role

The firm are seeking to hire a Residential Property Senior Solicitor or Partner to join their established team.

They focus on providing the best legal advice to their clients, but without the legal jargon, meaning this firm attract consistently work. The volume of work regularly referred to them is a testament to their focus on client care and expanding reputation.

You will be responsible for building or developing your own client base in the region, adopting the firm's ethos and working alongside the other Partners to build the firm further ensuring future success of the team.

You will join a busy Residential Property department that has an excellent reputation within the local market and has strong relationships with local agents and other referrers. You will manage your own caseload of sales and purchases of freehold and leasehold, transfers of equity, re-mortgages, right to buy and new build properties.

If you are an experienced and ambitious Senior Solicitor/ Senior Associate seeking a step up in terms of responsibility, or an experienced Partner seeking autonomy and the opportunity to work in a friendly professional team - this is a great opportunity to join a regional firm in this exciting period of growth.


  • You will be a Residential Property Senior Solicitor or Partner with at least 8 years PQE +
  • Experience of managing and mentoring more junior colleagues is advantageous
  • You should have first-class communication and strong business development skills
  • A transferable client base or regional contacts is needed in this role
  • Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of PQE, and client base

This is a stand-out opportunity for a Residential Property Senior Solicitor or Partner to join this expanding regional firm.

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

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