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Lawyer - Property
  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/816/8702
  • Published: Wed 20/05/2020, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 14/06/2020, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 per week
  • Salary: £40,227 to £44,619 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: KT1 2DN

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Lawyer - Property

About the role

We are looking to recruit two experienced Lawyers to join our successful in-house property legal team.

We are looking for flexible, motivated and ambitious property Lawyers with experience of commercial real property work (including projects) to join our progressive service. As a Lawyer in Surrey County Council’s legal property team, you will have an unrivalled opportunity to actively and strategically contribute to the future delivery of first class legal services.

You’ll be passionate about working as part of a team that delivers timely, clear and effective legal advice, representation and assistance to the Council and clients. You will be expected to hold a quality caseload of mainly commercial property matters including some complex matters. Recent legal experience, either in-house or in private practice is essential. We are looking for demonstrable experience for these positions. Some supervisory experience would also be beneficial.

In return we offer a positive flexible working environment, personal and professional development opportunities, enthusiastic colleagues who are passionate about the work that they do and a competitive remuneration package.

For more information, please refer to the full job description attached at the bottom of this page.

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Contact Details

For an informal discussion please contact Kate Patel on 0208 541 9113 or by e-mail at We look forward to receiving your application. 

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The job advert closes at 23:59 on 14th June 2020. Interviews will take place on 22nd or 23rd June 2020

From flexible working to job sharing (where possible) we are committed to providing a healthy work life balance. A laptop and mobile will be supplied if applicable to your role. You will benefit from 26 days annual leave, rising to 28 days after 2 years’ service, a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.

Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.

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