Stone King LLP
03 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
General Stone King is a highly regarded law firm with offices in Bath, London, Cambridge and Leeds. The firm prides itself on its Core Values and the importance of teamwork. We recruit and retain a team of highly motivated and skilled professionals, committed to delivering effective, client-focused legal services The Post The post offered is in the Business Property Team and is based in the Bath office . This post involves work across the whole spectrum of Property. This team carries out a wide range of work primarily (but not exclusively) for owner managed businesses and the families of those owner managers. This involves both commercial, high end residential work and work that spills into other areas – including country issues and farming. The bulk of the Team's work comes from owners and operators of non-charity, commercial businesses. The clients are based in the South West, London and elsewhere in the UK, including Scotland. The team deals with a broad spectrum of work: Leases Disposals Acquisitions Easements and other complex title issues Development related work Country matters including farm diversification – property related Funding and financing of property and related businesses We have particular specialisation in licensed property (public houses, hotels, restaurants), petrol filling stations, developments, airport facilities, sales and acquisitions, leases and structuring of finance and environmental aspects of such transactions, including portfolios of stations, public houses, acting for significant brewers and nationwide companies; property development for owner managed companies, site assembly through to build and sale advising on all aspects of the transactions, property finance for owner managed businesses and their assets including their SIPP property. We also deal at a high level with town and country residential property and the financing of those properties as a result of the matrix of clients we act for. We are often involved in issues that relate to mixed portfolios that can range from public houses to country estates, central London properties to farms very much reflecting the different aspects of client's complex affairs. The properties are sometimes held in SIPPS due to the connection with the owner of the business and we have a good deal of experience in this area. Experience/Qualifications Required The successful candidate is assumed to have had the relevant experience and must have an ability to work with minimal supervision on more simple transactions although clearly guidance is available from more senior members within the Business Property Team. Duties/Tasks/Responsibilities Attending clients of the firm in the office (or if appropriate elsewhere) Dealing with clients referred to you in person and on the telephone Work as part of a Team with the other members of the Team or other members of the firm Deal with communications promptly Maintain your training requirements Carry out your work for the client to the highest possible standard, having regard to the Code of Conduct and the firm's self-imposed standards Attend and be involved in preparation for Team meetings (including Legal Issues meetings) Attend and be involved in preparation for marketing events The post would report to the Head of the Business Property Team.

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