Residential Property Solicitor

Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£80000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted
16 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Ref
BBBH1260
Contact
Jason Connolly
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

This firm is a Top 100 practice International law firm with over 800 members of staff, with offices across the UK, Middle East and the Far East. The practice has a stand-out culture compared with that of firms of a similar size, they are different, and they believe it is their people that make them unique, they have a culture that is dynamic, entrepreneurial, and forward thinking, they invest heavily in their staff, really nurturing and developing talent, this has given them an unprecedented staff retention rate. They have an industry leading training programme for Solicitor's on a management track, this investment in staff has given them a large proportion of homegrown Partners. You will find that there is much more in the way of work-life balance and flexibility.

A new vacancy has arisen for a Senior Residential Property Solicitor to join this flourishing Top 100 firm in the heart of the City.

The Real Estate department is a core focus of the business. From investment and management of existing assets to significant development and regeneration schemes, about 60% of their Lawyers practice full-time in the sector across a broad range of disciplines including investment, finance, development, construction, asset management, planning, environmental and dispute resolution. The Lawyer ranks them as having one of the UK's Top 15 Real Estate practices overall.

This opportunity will have you dealing with a bespoke Conveyancing caseload; you will deal with high-value transactions, often for Ultra HNW individuals, both the UK and international, and include investors, developers, and financial institutions alike. The caseload will include; Sales and purchases of freehold and leasehold properties, Re-mortgages, Transfers of equity and Lease extensions. You will also deal with advising private banks on often complex facility arrangements involving off shore companies and trusts, as well as, assisting in share sales and purchases of off shore companies where the underlying assets include prime central London property

This role comes with excellent prospects for progression.

  • You will be a Residential Property Solicitor with at least five years PQE (no there is no upper limit on the amount of experience)
  • You will have strong experience of dealing with prime central London properties
  • You should be used to dealing with an HNW client base
  • You will have excellent technical knowledge
  • Salary is above market rate and negotiable depending on your level of experience.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Residential Property Solicitor to join this Top City practice.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.