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Job Reference: AS1419

Solicitor - Private Real Estate (Agri + Rural)

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Position: Solicitor - Private Real Estate (Agri + Rural)
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Team contact: Millie Martin

Job Description

Associate/Senior Associate - Private Real Estate (Landed Estates, Rural and Agriculture) - Cambridge
Competitive salary + Benefits with Flexible working available

An opportunity has arisen for a commercially minded and driven solicitor to join our clients Private Real Estate team in Cambridge, with a particular focus on supporting partners and fee earners dealing with rural and agricultural property.

You will deliver high quality advice advising high and ultra-high net worth international and domestic private clients and also commercial and charity clients, in all aspects of rural property.

Matters will include sale and purchase of farms, landed estates and rural residential property, sale of land for residential and commercial development, leases for renewable energy projects, occupancy arrangements for agricultural land, including the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986, the Agricultural tenancies Act 1995 and contract farming and share farming agreements as well as management of rural property assets.

Applicants of all levels of post-qualification experience will be considered. For more junior applicants you will need to have an enthusiasm and willingness to quickly become familiar with the relevant areas of the practice, while for more senior applicants familiarity with relevant practice areas is an advantage. Real Estate lawyers wishing to redirect their careers towards rural property will also be considered.

The successful applicant will also take part in business development opportunities, contributing to the growth of the team.

“Without Errington Legal’s knowledge of the legal market and strong relationships with local firms, I would not have been able to secure the role that I did”. Solicitor.

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact millie.martin@erringtonlegal.co.uk

To apply call us on 01223 803814

Team Contact: Millie Martin

Millie has a legal background both educationally, studying the Graduate Diploma in Law and vocationally by working in various support roles from Legal Secretary to Paralegal. Therefore, Millie's previous experience allows for an easy transition of the skills and knowledge which she has developed in this time to recruiting within the legal sector.


The level of service which I received from Eleanor was consistently excellent. She took the time to fully understand my situation and to identify the options that would be most suitable for me. She has an excellent knowledge of the legal market in East Anglia and is highly astute. I have no hesitation in recommending Eleanor.
Paul - Corporate Solicitor , Cambridge


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