Commercial Lawyer Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Legal

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Commercial Lawyer Skills List in Legal

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Commercial Lawyer role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Commercial Lawyer job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 37% of Commercial Lawyer job descriptions contained transactions as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

transactions
37%
acquisitions and disposals
34%
sales
34%
rent deposit deeds
34%
real estate
34%
purchases
34%
licenses
34%
legal executive
34%
leases
34%
lease renewals
34%
landlord and tenant
34%
commercial property solicitor
34%
associate
34%
commercial contracts
24%
intellectual property
20%
nda
17%
ir35
17%
ip
17%
heads of terms
17%
data protection
17%
commercial
14%
legal
14%
law
10%
commercial litigation
10%
property litigation
7%
legal research
7%
lawyer
7%
telecoms
4%
telecommunications
4%
senior
4%
corporate
4%
reading
4%
m&a
4%
negotiation
4%
solicitor
4%
tmt
4%
uk law
4%
mid-level
4%
contract
4%
berkshire
4%
commercial property lawyer
4%
property law
4%
transport
4%
contracts
4%
litigation
4%
insolvency
4%
legal solutions
4%
legal issues
4%
north east
4%
newcastle
4%
in-house
4%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

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