Residential Development Solicitor

£39000 - £45000 per annum
14 Feb 2018
14 Mar 2018
Nick Tappin
Full time
Contract type

One of the leading Residential Development law firms in the country is looking to recruit a residential development solicitor from NQ level to 3 years PQE.

The opportunity

This is a fantastic opportunity for any Solicitor who is looking to work for one of the pre-eminent residential development teams currently operating in the North West.

Work comes from high profile regional and national house builders and is of unparalleled quality.

This position would suit Residential Development Solicitors who are looking for that next step in their career and the chance to gain exposure to a wide and varied caseload of residential development matters. Applications are also welcomed from Real Estate Solicitors with more general property-based experience who who are looking for a move into a more varied role which offers plenty of scope for career development.

The firm

The firm has cemented its reputation in recent years for residential development work.

They currently work for all of the top 10 and 18 of the top 20 largest UK housebuilders (by unit numbers).

The details

The Residential Development Team is looking to take and invest in a Real Estate or Residential Development Solicitor from NQ level upwards.

The Department offers a full service to private developers and housing associations in areas of commercial property and commercial and residential development law, acting for a broad range of national and regional house builders, RP's, local authorities and funders.

The firm are keen to appoint a Residential Development Solicitor to advise on:

Complex and large-scale land acquisitions,

Site set-ups,

Option agreements,

Site assembly,

Collaboration agreements between developers,

Disposals of serviced parcels,

Funding arrangements,

Strategic options,

Urban regeneration,

HCA grant arrangements.

What is on offer

Salary in excess of £40,000

25 days Annual Leave per annum - increasing to 32 days BUPA Private Healthcare

Prolonged (Long Term) Disability Scheme

Contributory Pension Scheme

Death in Service Benefit Employee Bonus Scheme

Enhanced Occupational Sick Pay

Enhanced Maternity/Paternity

Buy and Release Annual Leave Scheme

Team Bonus

The next steps

This a fantastic opportunity to join a market leading law firm with the guarantee of good quality work at an ideally located office close to public transport links in Manchester City Centre.

Stated PQE and salary levels are for guidance only. All applications demonstrating the skills necessary to fulfil the role will be considered

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply through the advert or contact Nick Tappin at Thornton Legal directly. All applications treated in strictest confidence.

Thornton Legal has strong relationships with law firms of all sizes and specialisms in the North West. We help build the careers of Solicitors, Paralegals and Legal Assistants across a broad range of experience levels and we would be delighted to work with you now or in the future.