Associate (Private Client)
- Job Reference: 7273
- Date Posted: 25 November 2022
- Website: https://www.thomasdessain.com/
- Location: Jersey
- Salary: On Application
- Sector: Legal
- Job Type: Permanent
- Work Hours: Full Time
Great role advising clients, leading file management, working with wider teams on larger-scale transactions and playing material role in business-development activities. Candidate will draft and review commercial leases; draft and advise on property finance documentation; assist with matters in relation to commercial acquisitions and disposals; managing files and transactions, including resolving issues that arise during transactions; identifying key issues; accept assignments delegated from Partners; demonstrate good commercial awareness relevant to clients’ differing objectives and needs; work in compliance with AML; communicate with clients on all aspects of a matter, particularly with regard to scope of work, the anticipated costs and disbursements, progress during matter and any issues; manage different work-streams for multiple clients; preserve and enhance existing client relationships of the firm; contribute to business development activities; mentor and supervise junior members of team.
Our client is seeking a newly qualified lawyer who has preferably had a seat in a private client department of a local law firm during their training contract. The successful candidate will need to show a proven track record and willingness to develop excellent technical skills and knowledge, in addition to good communication skills and a strong teamwork ethic.