A fantastic opportunity for a Real Estate Solicitor (NQ – 5) to join a leading law firm in London and specialise in site acquisition and development projects.
Our client has been based in the City of London for more than 150 years. From their 3 offices including the City of London, they provide legal services throughout England and Wales. They act for a broad range of clients, including private and public companies, developers, local authorities, funders, and regulators. They are a “full service” firm with specialists in Banking, Commercial/Corporate, Litigation, Housing, Employment, Projects & Property.
Real Estate (and particularly real estate development) is at the heart of the business, as it is with the major part of their client base. Within the Team, there are 7 dedicated partners working on a wide variety of property transactions with a broad range of clients from registered providers of social housing and care homes, through to private developers, acting on sites and developments from a handful of units to thousands.
The role will specialise in site acquisition and development projects for their clients. The role will cover a full range of property-related legal issues from giving advice on draft section 106 agreements, development agreements, conditional contracts, and potential title problems through to legal completion.
An important part of the role is to provide direct support and assistance to a partner in the team, whilst also helping with the management and development of junior fee earners and contributing more widely to the team and its growth.
The successful candidate will have a strong academic background, ideally gaining a 2:1 at degree level, will enjoy client contact, and have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Please do not hesitate to contact Paul Burgin on 0203 355 2262 or email Paul@hunterslegal.com