Real Estate Solicitor (5+ years PQE)
Capsticks is a leading provider of legal services to the health, social care and housing sectors, as well as in the field of professional discipline. The firm has a turnover of c£38m and 400 staff - including more than 250 fee earners - across its 4 offices in London, Birmingham, Leeds and Winchester and acts for a wide range of long standing clients in both the public and private sector including all forms of NHS organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies, registered providers, insurers, defence organisations, independent healthcare providers, charities and GP practices.
Further details about the firm and the type of work carried out can be found on our website at www.capsticks.com.
This is a great opportunity to work for a growing Top 100 law firm that prides itself on being able to offer top quality work, excellent career prospects and a healthy work life balance in a supportive working environment.
The firm’s national Real Estate department carries out a full range of commercial property work for its health, social care and other clients from across the voluntary, public and private sectors.
We are now seeking a Birmingham based lawyer (5 + years PQE) to join our busy national Real Estate team. The successful candidate will undertake a wide range of high quality commercial real estate work for both healthcare and other clients. The role will involve responsibility for your own caseload of real estate matters, as well as working closely with the partners of the Real Estate team on business development opportunities. Candidates will be expected to have relevant commercial real estate experience. Experience of commercial property within the healthcare sector would be a welcome advantage, but is not essential, and the successful candidate should be experienced in negotiating commercial leases, development agreements and dealing with commercial sale and purchase transactions.
Candidates will be expected to be able to demonstrate at interview that they have:
- excellent interpersonal skills;
- excellent commercial awareness;
- excellent organisation and time management skills;
- the ability and willingness to work autonomously;
- a hard working attitude;
- a resilient nature; and
- a team orientated mindset
Candidates should be available to start from May or as soon as possible, and if you are interested in applying for this position please apply by sending your covering letter and CV via the vacancies section on our website at www.capsticks.com.
Capsticks is an equal opportunities employer
Capsticks is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and to encouraging diversity through recruitment. Applications are welcome from all sections of the community and decisions to progress will be made with reference to entirely objective criteria only.
Capsticks is an agile firm and is open to conversations about flexible working.