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Commercial Property Lawyer

Frettens is looking for a Commercial Property Lawyer / Charted Legal Executive to join our busy team based in either Ringwood or Christchurch.

You will be joining an ambitious team that has grown significantly in the past few years, under the leadership of partners Oonagh McKinney and Ben Cobb in our Christchurch and Ringwood offices. You can be based in either office and take advantage of the firm's long-established hybrid working policy. 

You can read in detail about what it is like to work at Frettens in our careers section, however when asked, our colleagues regularly point to the trust, communication, flexibility and opportunity for progression as the main reasons they love working with us.  

What is the role?

Our commercial departments work closely together, so great communication skills and the ability to collaborate with other parties and build relationships is absolutely crucial. You will carry out a varied range of commercial work for existing clients and agents from across the UK, as well as building your own relationships with new ones.

The team, as well as several key members, has been recommended in the Legal 500 for the quality of their work and client service for several consecutive years.

What is it like to work at Frettens?

We are committed to creating the best possible working environment for our team.

Trust, communication, flexibility and progression are at the heart of everything we do. For that reason, they feature heavily every time we ask the team what they love about working at Frettens.

See what your future colleagues have to say about what it’s like to work here in the video below:

Want to grow with us?

We’ve grown by 60% in the last three years and our team have grown with us, with numerous promotions and qualifications along the way.

We have a clear and exciting vision of where we want to go in the next few years and we want the right people to become part of that.

Everyone has regular career progression reviews and a personalised plan. Tell us where you want to go and we will help you get there.


“Without brilliant IT our brilliant staff can’t be brilliant.”  Matthew Fretten

We invest heavily in IT to make our teams lives easier and allow them to work more efficiently.

Tens of thousands of people use our website and read our articles every month which leads to an abundance of varied work from across the country. 

Job Specification

A full job specification can be downloaded here.

Salary and Benefits

Salary is negotiable dependent on experience. Frettens offer a wide range of benefits.


To apply for this position please email your CV with a covering letter to Catharine Snow, Operations Manager.