Commercial Property Associate

Joe Rees Director and Recruiter

+44 (0) 7903 222 898




£47000-52000 per annum


Private Practice


Permanent Role


17 November 2023



We have been approached by a growing, progressive and entrepreneurial commercial firm in Chester where there is now the chance for a 3 year + PQE commercial property associate to join the team.

You will join a friendly team with a fantastic reputation and will undertake very good quality work. On offer for the successful commercial property associate is a competitive salary and benefits package, career progression and extensive support to enable professional growth.

The Head of Commercial Property is interested in seeing the cvs of commercially aware solicitors from who have both technical and interpersonal skills. You will be expected to meet with clients on a regular basis that will include broad ranging from SMEs, OMBs and entrepreneurs through to the owners of cafés, retail outlets, offices and warehouses.

In this commercial property position you will handle a busy caseload including:

  • Landlord and tenant transactions
  • Commercial leases
  • Purchase and sale of business and investment properties
  • Drafting licenses for commercial premises

Alongside handling your own work, you will also get the opportunity to support partners and senior lawyers on more complex commercial property matters.

The successful commercial property associate will be technically strong, confident when directly dealing with clients along with the drive to be successful with business development as part of the wider commercial property team.

Salary and Benefits:

  • From £45,000
  • City parking
  • Mobile phone and laptop
  • 26 days annual leave
  • Enhanced pension

Please click apply. Dont worry if you dont have an up to date cv, get in touch with Joe Rees directly on 07903 222 898 to get the ball rolling. Any references to PQE and salary are for guidance only.

Thornton Legal is a specialist legal recruiter, connecting law firms with the best legal talent across the North West, West Yorkshire and West Midlands. We focus on long term relationships built on honesty, trust and communication.

We regularly recruit for international, national, Legal 500, regional and boutique law firms, and our approach is based on quality over quantity. We consult, support and advise but, ultimately, the choice is always yours.

Joe Rees Director and Recruiter

+44 (0) 7903 222 898

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