Senior Associate

ACS are now recruiting a Senior Associate to work in a Property Litigation office in Manchester

Main Duties

  • Attending court and active role in ADR.
  • Business development
  • Line management responsibility for team members
  • Client liaison in writing, over the telephone and in person
  • Communicate in writing and by telephone with solicitors, courts and all other interested parties
  • Generally assisting senior solicitors, and partners with their work load including preparing court bundles, general court diary management) obtaining information from the Land Registry/conducting investigations, reviewing files & deeds & legal research
  • Managing a varied caseload (for example 1954 Act renewals; general L&T; property contract disputes; dilapidations; title defect issues such as boundary or right of way disputes and other property litigation matters)


  • Highly organised, with the ability to prioritise and plan work so that deadlines are met
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Demonstrates an understanding of clients’ needs/expectations
  • High level of IT competency
  • Professional and positive attitude towards work
  • Adheres to guidelines and procedure
  • Extensive proven commercial property litigation experience essential (whether property litigation, commercial litigation or insurance litigation)
  • Demonstrable experience of managing a varied caseload
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder engagement skills


  • Previous line management experience, and/or management training
  • Ability to develop business and confident at networking

For more information on this role please contact [email protected]