Job Title: Solicitor (4 years PQE +)
Department: Real Estate
Working hours: Full time (business hours are 9am – 5:30pm)
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£41m and over 420 staff - including 300 fee earners - across 5 offices nationally 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.
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 solicitor (4 years PQE+) to join our thriving 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 roles will involve responsibility for their 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
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.