Our people are by far our greatest asset. We know that happy staff make for happy clients, and that is why enjoyment is at the forefront of every working day here. The environment we offer our staff is warm, welcoming and fun. The work is stimulating, challenging and plentiful!

We stretch our staff and encourage them to be the best they can be. We reward performance without hesitation. We recognise that each and every member of our team needs to be engaged and we rely on their collaboration to ensure the delivery of excellent client service.

Our retention record is very high and a significant number of staff have been with us for many years. A number of our current team joined in administrative roles and, having shown potential, were encouraged to obtain legal qualifications and now perform fee earning roles for the firm.

Our aim is that our staff, at all levels, enjoy working for us, feel an integral part of the team, like the work they do and, ultimately, remain committed to a long term career at Bonnetts.

If you are interested in joining us, please  email your CV together  with a covering letter to  recruitment@bonnetts.co.uk and our recruitment team will be in touch shortly.

Current Vacancies

Corporate Commercial Solicitor

Our Ascot office has a new and exciting role for a Corporate Commercial Solicitor with a strong focus on business development. 

This is a fantastic opportunity for a pragmatic, energetic individual with well-rounded corporate commercial experience who has the ability, determination and vision to establish a department in the future.  You will possess a broad range of skills and expertise and be happy to deal with clients ranging from modest SMEs to nationally recognised corporations. 

To be successful you must be comfortable practising independently, managing your own caseload and able to commit to achieve the following:-

  • establish, build and maintain strong working relationships with existing and new clients as well as colleagues across the business
  • provide professional, timely, pragmatic and, most importantly, accurate advice on a broad range of matters, including;
  • drafting and negotiating Shareholders’ Agreements, General Partnerships/LLPS, Articles of Association, Joint Ventures, Share and Asset sales/purchases, Franchising and Restructuring deals and purchases retirement exit strategies;
  • drafting and negotiating Commercial Contracts (including standard Terms and Conditions) for all types of goods and services businesses;
  • dealing with all aspects of Management buy-in (and buy-outs) transactions;
  • provide general corporate support work for the firm’s other departments; Commercial Property, Dispute Resolution and Employment in particular;
  • research, review and analyse cases and problem solve where risk issues arise;
  • prepare all documentation tailored to the client’s individual needs;
  • attend and represent the Firm at client meetings and marketing events.

The Person

  • at least 5 years PQE (no upper limit regarding amount of experience) essential
  • possess excellent commercial awareness skills
  • able to communicate effectively at all levels and enjoy working as part of a team.
  • Proven business development to meet the needs of our existing client base as well as new referrals to develop high quality work even further

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has the capability to create a new department; you will have the autonomy to bring your business development skills to the fore but also part of a supportive, friendly and dynamic practice.    We offer good prospects and career development with a competitive salary offered depending on background and level of experience. 

Please apply directly to: recruitment@bonnetts.co.uk

 

 Commercial Property Solicitor

Our Ascot office is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Commercial Property Solicitor to join our existing team.    The successful candidate will be comfortable practising independently and able to demonstrate the talent to:-

  • Run a diverse caseload
  • Deal with all commercial property matters, to include drafting of Leases, Licenses and Transfers
  • Draft complex Restriction clauses in Transfers;
  • The purchase and sale of freehold and leasehold properties including the investigation of title of registered and unregistered land;
  • Attend to post-completion matters, including adverse and/or first registration;
  • Draft Deeds of Easements, Deeds of Assignments, Deeds of Gifts and Deeds of Release;
  • Prepare all documentation tailored to the client’s individual needs;
  • Research, review and analyse cases and problem solve where risk issues arise;
  • Act on high-end residential property sales and purchases
  • Maintain existing relationships with the firm’s clients and assist and help develop new relationships with third party referrers;
  • Work closely with other fee earners within the firm to achieve the Firm’s goals and objectives
  • Participate in the growth and future development of the department, assisting in growing the client base and marketing the Firm’s branded services;
  • Attend and represent the Firm at client meetings and marketing events.

 

The Person

  • at least 4 years PQE (no upper limit regarding amount of experience)
  • proven experience of handling a diverse commercial property caseload
  • able to communicate effectively at all levels and enjoy working as part of a team yet comfortable practising independently

Please apply directly to: recruitment@bonnetts.co.uk

Ascot Office

Berkshire House
39-51 High Street, Ascot,
Berkshire
SL5 7HY
Tel: 01344 623388
Fax: 01344 874339

Whitton Office

34-36 High Street
Whitton, Twickenham,
Middlesex
TW2 7LT
Tel: 020 8898 2022
Fax: 020 8898 9169

Our Mission

Established in 1929, our firm has built its reputation on providing clear, no- nonsense advice at an affordable price. We act for locally and nationally based clients in the context of both personal and business law.