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Senior Commercial Solicitor

JMC Legal Recruitment
England, Hampshire, Farnborough
£70000 - £80000 per annum
Closing date
14 Jun 2024

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors, Private Practice
Experience Level
Senior Level
Full Time
Practice Areas
Company/Commercial, Corporate
7+ Years

Job Details

This presents an outstanding opportunity for an experienced Senior Commercial Solicitor to become part of the expanding Corporate & Commercial department, ranked in the L500, located in Surrey.

The role offers the ideal candidate a transparent path towards partnership.

The firm

This firm is a regional heavyweight steeped in a heritage of almost 200 years. Decorated with multiple awards; Legal 500, investors in people, and Resolution Ranked to name but a few. With a client base to rival London-based counterparts, an alignment with large businesses and wealthy individuals this firm maintains exceptional standards throughout.

The firm has a focus on the delivery of high quality, jargon-free, and easily digestible legal advice.

The technical ability of the staff within this practice is exceptionally high, and many of the Lawyers hold esteemed reputations for their technical acumen.

Throughout the firm's history they have operated in an extremely entrepreneurial fashion and have never held the keys to more relationships than they have at present. Anyone who would be moving to this firm would have excellent training.

This practice has recently moved to a brand new office meaning modern infrastructure, up-to-date IT systems and room for further growth.

The role

This heavyweight practice based in Surrey are looking to recruit a Senior Commerical Solicitor with 7-10+ years PQE to join its growing Corporate & Commercial department in Farnborough.

In this role you will be dealing with a mixed and varied caseload of commercial law matters, from simple T&Cs to full outsourcing arrangements in regulated sectors.

The position involves working on projects with leading law firms or highly regarded in-house legal teams, particular areas of focus include software, manufacturing, technology, and financial services businesses.

Candidates should be experts in the commercial law field and have experience in supervising and mentoring junior team members. In this role, you will be supervising 6 fee-earners varying in experience and PQE, although consisting of leading lawyers outside of London.


  • You will be a qualified Solicitor and you will be 7-10+ years PQE
  • You will have extensive Commercial Law experience
  • You will have a proven track record of successful business development initiatives
  • You will have worked at a leading regional L500 established high street or city practice

What's on offer:

  • Leading, L500 ranked practice
  • Mixed ad varied HNW Commercial law caseload
  • Market-leading salary dependent on experience and benefits package

This is an opportunity for a Senior Commercial Solicitor with 7-10+ years PQE to enhance their reputation working for a Legal 500 practice based in Farnborough, Surrey.


JMC Legal Recruitment was founded by highly experienced Legal Recruitment Consultant, Jason Connolly. His motivation to establish JMC was to create a refreshingly friendly agency with a truly consultative approach and who are always a pleasure to deal with.

We're a dynamic business with our sights set high and a growing client base spanning the country. We believe that in any business the most valuable assets are the people – and it’s true of JMC, too. Whether dealing with candidates or firms, our consultants’ passion for legal recruitment and excellent market knowledge always shines through.  Our state of the art software means our consultants are more accessible to you and we keep ahead of the curve in the changing legal landscape to ensure you are always given up to date advice.

What can you expect from us? We will always manage your expectations and come back to you with updates as soon as they become available. We pride ourselves on the highest level of integrity, as we understand that when looking for a new role or member of staff it is often highly confidential. You will find that we always take the time to really listen and understand before we advise. We will get to know you, taking into account not just technical ability, but personality and cultural fit. We’re also easy to get hold of; we appreciate that when looking for a new role it can be difficult to talk during the working day, so we will make ourselves available and find a time that works for you. Give us a call and talk to one of our friendly team today. We’re waiting to help you.

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