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Corporate Members 2020

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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


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Please note that the BLS office is shut to members at present as we continue to work from home during the pandemic. We can be contacted on info@bristollawsociety.com. In the meantime, our office is now operating as the Bristol Nightingale Court and accordingly, we are unable to hire out our facilities until further notice. (Oct 2020) Bristol Law Society’s suite … more


Property & Company Commercial Solicitor – North Somerset


Up to mid-level PQE Property/ CoCo Solicitor – North Somerset – BLS1413

Our North Somerset based client is looking for a solicitor who can advise on a mixed caseload of property and company commercial matters.  The candidate will play an important role in helping, to build and develop the Property and Commercial department.

Work includes:

Company and Business:

  • Company & Partnership Formations
  • Joint Ventures
  • Sales Acquisitions & Mergers
  • Share Buy-backs
  • Shareholder Rights & Agreements
  • Internet & Website Agreements
  • Consumer Credit & Finance Leasing

Commercial Property

  • Purchase & Sale
  • Industrial Parks
  • Business Leases
  • Rent Reviews & Renewals
  • Planning Applications & Appeals
  • Mortgages & Other Security
  • Options & Conditional Contracts
  • Stamp Duty & VAT

Agricultural Property

  •  Purchase & Sale
  • Single Farm Payment
  • Farm Business Tenancies

Houses & Flats

  •  Moving Home (Buying & Selling)
  • Site Acquisition & Development
  • Multiple Purchases and Sub-sales
  • Enfranchisement
  • Lease Extensions
  • Right to Manage

To succeed in this role you will need to demonstrate:-

  •  A willingness to learn and develop management and leadership skills.
  • A positive approach and commitment to providing excellent customer service.
  • Excellent IT skills and fully competent with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point). Experience with databases and Case Management systems to provide a streamlined and effective service.
  • Ability to use initiative and to work with minimum supervision but willingness to work as part of a team providing cover for other staff as and when required.
  • Good communication skills (written and oral).
  • A positive approach to customer service and a good understanding of what makes a difference in delivering good quality customer service.
  • An organised approach with the ability to handle a busy, varied workload and to prioritise and work to deadlines.
  • A good standard of numeracy skills and the ability to prepare and interpret statistical information.
  • The ability to produce your own correspondence and documents in Word.
  • Accuracy and an eye for detail.
  • Good communication skills at all levels and the ability to work in a calm and confident manner.

 

Please note we use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required.  However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil this kind of work.

Every enquiry and application is treated in the strictest of confidence. Appointments are arranged to suit the candidate, in or out of working hours.

Please click here if you would like to register your details and CV or alternatively, contact Helen Read, Recruitment Manager on 0117 976 3085 / 07771 594582 or at Helen.Read@bristollawsociety.com