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Corporate Solicitor – Lewes

Based in: Lewes, East Sussex

Salary range: £40-£50,000

About Us:

The Firm has two offices with this role being based in the Lewes, East Sussex office. The firm is Legal 500 and Chambers ranked and is modern, responsive and approachable with an excellent reputation.

The Firm’s lawyers are known as specialists in their fields and because of its reputation for excellence it routinely attracts applicants from the top international London firms. The Firm is able to offer a modern and friendly working environment and, most importantly, a comfortable and sustainable work life balance without compromising on the quality of the work or the clients.

The Firm has 18 partners and a team of around 100 and covers corporate and commercial, employment, residential and commercial real estate, private client and dispute resolution.

The Corporate and Commercial department’s clients include companies in the recruitment, oil, gas, pharmacy and healthcare sectors.  Our deal values are typically between £1m and £50m.

Most of our clients are companies in the United Kingdom, though many of our transactions have an international dimension spanning Europe, the Middle East, Singapore, Australia and Hong Kong.

The work carried out by the department includes advising on private company sales and acquisitions; shareholder, partnership and joint venture arrangements and investments; corporate restructurings; commercial agreements; banking; and company law.

The role:

To provide an accurate and comprehensive, high quality service to assist the partners in their client work.

This is a very hands-on and varied role with lots of opportunity for the right candidate to get valuable first-hand experience in some complex and interesting matters whilst working alongside senior fee earners. The successful candidate will also be involved in business development and will be expected to develop client and referrer relationships.

 Your qualifications:

You should be able to demonstrate the following personal attributes:

  • Qualified solicitor with around 2-4 years’ PQE
  • Experience in dealing with: company and business sales and acquisitions; banking; corporate restructurings; shareholder and joint venture arrangements, and company law
  • Professional with a client focused approach
  • Good time management skills with the ability to prioritise workloads
  • Good IT skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Enjoys working as part of a team, but self-motivated and able to work independently too
  • Flexible and resilient with the ability to adapt to change

Working for Adams & Remers:

We fill our teams with people who are professional, motivated and reliable, and share our values and our determination to deliver the best possible experience for our clients.

To help you develop yourself and your role, we offer a friendly working environment with opportunities for training and development to help you strengthen your skills and expertise.

We have a strong focus on wellbeing and provide you with excellent support and resources.  Our friendly, welcoming team regularly organise social events to keep us connected.

The salary for the position is £40,000 – £50,000 depending on experience.  We offer a very competitive benefits package including private medical insurance, cashplan offering discount vouchers, money for medical treatments such as scans, physiotherapy, dental treatment, sight tests and glasses and more, discounted gym membership virtual GP service and fitness and nutrition health checks.


If you are interested in the role please send your CV and covering letter to Alison May (HR Advisor) alison.may@adamsandremers.com

For more information please look at our company website www.adamsandremers.com


Registered address:
Adams & Remers LLP, Trinity House, School Hill,
Lewes, Sussex BN7 2NN. Company Reg no: OC351800
This Firm is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. SRA ID Number: 525523
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