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Associate

  • Job
    Full-time
    Entry Level
  • Legal
  • London

AI generated summary

  • You must have commercial property knowledge, strong communication and organization skills, be able to handle multiple tasks efficiently, and hold a 2.1 degree and training contract. Join our established team at Farrer & Co.
  • You will handle commercial property transactions, landlord-tenant matters, investments, development projects, and assist banks in securing loans.

Requirements

  • Interest and enthusiasm in all aspects of Commercial Property
  • Efficient communication skills and the ability to communicate advice to the person receiving it
  • The ability to deal with many matters at any one time
  • The organisation skills to keep files in order and to move transactions to completion effectively
  • Person Specification:
  • Good basic knowledge relating to the practice area
  • Efficient communication skills and the ability to communicate advice to the person receiving it
  • The ability to deal with many matters at any one time
  • The organisation skills to keep files in order and to move transactions to completion effectively
  • Applicants should combine high intellectual calibre with a pragmatic and commercial approach to the law
  • An enthusiasm for teamwork and an ability to assume responsibility and deal efficiently with a varied and often demanding workload are key requirements
  • The candidate will be expected to become an integral part of an established and highly regarded team
  • Education and Qualifications:
  • The candidate will hold a minimum 2.1 degree and a training contract from a mid-sized or city firm.

Responsibilities

  • Sale and purchase of commercial property
  • Landlord and tenant
  • Investment
  • Development
  • Acting for banks in obtaining security

FAQs

What will be the main focus of the Associate role in the Commercial Property team?

The main focus of the role will be on acting for private property companies, entrepreneurs, funds, and high net worth individuals in areas such as sale and purchase of commercial property, landlord and tenant matters, investment, development, and acting for banks in obtaining security.

What skills and experience are required for this role?

The ideal candidate should have an interest and enthusiasm in all aspects of Commercial Property, efficient communication skills, the ability to handle multiple matters simultaneously, and strong organizational skills to ensure transactions are completed effectively.

What qualifications are needed for this role?

The candidate should hold a minimum 2.1 degree and have completed a training contract with a mid-sized or city firm.

What kind of person would be well-suited for this role?

Applicants should have a good basic knowledge of the practice area, a pragmatic and commercial approach to the law, an enthusiasm for teamwork, and the ability to assume responsibility and handle a demanding workload effectively. The candidate should also be able to become an integral part of the established and highly regarded team.

Law
Industry
201-500
Employees
1701
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Farrer & Co is synonymous with the highest quality legal advice and service. We advise individuals, families, businesses, financial services, educational and not-for-profit organisations on every aspect of the law, wherever the need arises. From our offices in London we work with trusted professionals around the world to deliver a seamless international service. Our clients present us with complex and varied challenges. Whether that's a complicated family trust issue, a multinational corporate transaction, or an emerging threat to their reputation, they need clear thinkers who can advise on the best solutions, fast thinkers when speed is of the essence and agile thinkers who can produce a fresh approach to get the job done. That's why they choose us. Our clients value our in-depth knowledge, technical excellence and diversity of disciplines. But what really binds our long-standing relationships with them is our approach: pragmatic, plain speaking and always steadfast in our values, which we hold dear. Values which mean we gain our clients'​ trust, always strive to do the right thing, and aim for the best results for them. Superb client service sits at the heart of everything we do. We are modern lawyers with timeless values.