Barcan+Kirby is a 17-partner firm of solicitors with a reputation for providing high quality, common sense advice. We offer a comprehensive range of legal services supported by our culture of respect and understanding.
From our six offices located across Bristol and South Gloucestershire, our friendly and approachable teams provide advice and guidance to both individuals and businesses within the South West and nationwide.
An exciting opening for a dynamic, professional and focused individual to play an integral part in growing and developing the firm’s commercial property capacity. You’ll be joining an established, forward-thinking and highly-reputable Bristol firm, delivering high quality work to meet the ever-changing needs of our commercial clients.
Working with our Head of Department, you’ll undertake all elements of commercial property work, whilst also forming, developing and maintaining links with new and existing commercial property clients.
As an experienced qualified Lawyer, this is your opportunity to join a thriving law firm & department, offering the chance to work autonomously, a varied workload and innovative training & development prospects.
To undertake all elements of commercial property fee earning work, including:
Sales & purchases of properties and businesses, mortgage & re-financing – both individual and portfolio
Landlord & tenant matters including grant and assignment of leases, lease renewals, licenses to assign and to alter, inter alia
Development acquisitions & disposals, pension properties, joint venture agreements & all other aspects of commercial property
Conducting matters on behalf of clients in an appropriate & efficient manner
Management of support services, including departmental secretaries & paralegals
Maintaining financial control with particular regard to cash flow control through accurate time-recording, collection of monies on account & billing procedures
Ensuring compliance with SAR, SRA Code of Conduct & Lexcel rules and requirements for all matters for which you have conduct
Understanding commercial banking documents, such as debentures & personal guarantees
Any other reasonable duties as directed by your manager
Marketing & business development activities, alongside our established marketing team, including:
Representing the firm at networking events & other sponsored events
Developing sources of work
Involvement in marketing strategies & initiatives
Cross department working to raise profile and understanding of the work and identify cross-selling opportunities
We offer all staff a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
This a full time position but flexibility over days/ hours worked will be considered.