Scott Bailey LLP is looking to grow our dispute resolution team. We are recruiting a Solicitor or Legal Executive Lawyer to handle matters such as, property litigation, boundary disputes, leaseholder disputes and breach of contract.  This is a great opportunity be part of a fantastic team, and work with quality clients in a lovely part of the world.  The ideal candidate would be a qualified solicitor or legal executive with 3+ years of PQE preferably in property litigation, although this is not a dealbreaker as we are more about the person and potential.     


Scott Bailey LLP’s litigation team handles pre and post-litigation work, including small and large losses, and fast and multi-track claims on matters ranging from debt recovery and property possession work to defective motor yachts and shareholder disputes.

Clients include

  • SME businesses
  • Business owners
  • Insurers
  • Private individuals
  • Claims handling companies
  • Landlord and tenant
  • Insolvency practitioners

Caseload includes

  • Landlord and tenant disputes
  • Contract disputes
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Professional negligence claims
  • Debt recovery
  • Boundary disputes
  • Leasehold enfranchisement

Preferred experience and skills

  • Ideally, 4+ years of relevant litigation experience (preferably in property litigation)
  • Strong billing record
  • Strong IT and administrative skills
  • Self-starter
  • Excellent manner with clients
  • Knowledge of Civil Procedure Rules
  • Previous client contact
  • Experience of negotiation

Next steps

Candidates should apply with their CV and covering letter, including salary expectations, by email to our practice manager, Bruce McGrotty, at [email protected]