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BLS features in Bristol Post oldest thriving companies in Bristol

Excerpt from the article: How Bristol’s oldest companies are still thriving after more than 100 years in business They include the city’s last-surviving chocolate maker a wine merchant and a tannery. Why do some companies struggle to survive beyond a year while others flourish for hundreds? Although more than 90 per cent of small companies in Britain will survive one … more

BLS Annual Awards Dinner 3rd November 2022

Check out our digital Awards Brochure with a welcome from our C0-Presidents, full details of the award categories and links to our wonderful supporters who make this event possible. We look forward to celebrating the best of the local profession with you on 3rd November! BLS Awards 2022 Digital Brochure Nomination Brochure 2022 Nomination Online Submissions Booking Form 2022

Commercial Property Solicitor, NQ – 4 year PQE – AMD Solicitors








As a result of our continued growth, an exciting vacancy has arisen within the Commercial Property team in our Clifton offices. The successful candidate will be a commercial property solicitor able to take on an existing caseload under supervision of senior solicitors and with the support of a trainee solicitor and property paralegal.

This role will involve advising clients on commercial property matters ranging from the acquisition and disposal of land and buildings through to Landlord and Tenant lease transactions such as granting new leases, assignments and renewals.

The successful applicant should be able to manage a busy caseload and possess:

  • Strong communication skills
  • The ability to build strong client relationships
  • A commitment to thorough drafting and legal analysis
  • Excellent team work when working with junior and senior team members
  • Excellent project and time management skills
  • A practical and commercial approach

Key responsibilities will include:

  • advising on the purchase and sale of freehold and leasehold property;
  • acting for Landlord or Tenant on the grant of a new lease;
  • acting for Landlord or Tenant on an assignment of lease;
  • acting for Landlord or Tenant on lease renewals;
  • assisting with setting up lease schemes on development projects;
  • assisting with overage and land options agreements; and
  • providing commercial property support to the commercial team on business and share sales and purchases.

There is scope to explore a mix of in office and remote working.

An appetite for marketing and business development is welcomed and supported but not essential.

This vacancy is an excellent opportunity to join a growing department and become an integral member of the team.

Applications to: