Property Litigation Solicitor

Date Posted: 13/12/2018

Location: Glasgow/Aberdeen/Edinburgh

Job Description

Aberdein Considine are looking for a Property Litigation solicitor to join our Lender Services Team. The role is to ensure that clients are provided with the best possible advice and recommendations and to secure the best possible outcome for clients.

Key Responsibilities
·      To maximise fee income
·      To obtain a good reputation amongst clients
·      Advising clients on a variety of property matters
·      Managing a varied and heavy caseload
·      Maintaining client expectations
·      Negotiating settlements and achieving the best possible outcome for clients
·      Representing clients in court hearings and settlement meetings
·      Drafting legal documents
·      Meeting fee target consistently
·      Working as a team with other members of the Department to achieve common goals
·      Assisting Department Paralegals
·      Promoting the Department and the Firm through Business Development


Requirements


QUALIFICATIONS

Essential
  • LLB, Diploma in Legal Practice

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Essential
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to work in a pressurised environment
  • Team working
  • Strong IT skills
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines

KNOWLEDGE
Essential

  • Excellent knowledge of all property resolution and litigation options
  • Good knowledge of Sheriff Court and Court of Session practice and rules

APTITUDES
Essential

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong business commerciality awareness
  • Ability to offer practical advice to clients

 


How Do I Apply?

Online: Application Form

Download: Application Form

E-mail: recruitment@acandco.com

Mail: Human Resources Department
Aberdein Considine
5 - 9 Bon-Accord Crescent
Aberdeen
AB11 6DN