£45000 - £60000 per annum
22 Mar 2018
19 Apr 2018
Ryan Cotton
Full time
Contract type
Legal 500 practice seeks Real Estates and Projects Solicitor with a flair for business development in London.

The Firm
A highly-regarded City-based practice, our client offers a full range of legal services to business and individual clients based both locally and further afield. Recognising that their employees are their greatest asset, they aim to attract and retain the best talent, offering an open and supportive working environment and exposure to a high-quality varied workload. This commitment has resulted in them building a team of experts who are passionate about their field and dedicated to excellent client care. Achieving numerous coveted accreditations and commendations including within the Legal 500, they are well placed to continue on an upwards trajectory.

The Role
We are now actively seeking an ambitious and talented Real Estate and Projects Solicitor for a specialist department based in the City. Utilising your skills and previous experience in this field, the successful Solicitor will manage a complex caseload, advising clients including private developers and registered providers on a broad range of real estate matters. Areas will include: acquisitions and sales; lease extensions; landlord and tenant matters; reporting on titles for portfolio acquisitions; deeds of easement and; large PFI projects. Knowledge and/or experience with Registered Providers is, therefore, highly advantageous but not essential.

It is envisaged that this role will also require the successful Solicitor to provide direct assistance to the Partner of the team with aspects of management and development for junior fee earners. Keen to get involved with business development, the successful candidate will play an active role in the continued growth and development of the team, building and maintaining strong client relationships and promoting the department’s services.

The Candidate
You will be a qualified Solicitor with 1-2 years’ PQE gained within Real Estate and good commercial awareness;
Able to explain complex matters in clear, accessible language and develop strong client relationships;
Possess excellent academics with a minimum of a 2:1 at degree level;
Knowledge of Registered Providers is highly advantageous but not essential;
Have strong IT skills with particular expertise in Microsoft Office applications;
Highly organised, working well under pressure to meet tight deadlines;
Personable, professional and consider attention to detail one of your key strengths.


For further details of this Real Estate and Projects Solicitor vacancy, please contact Ryan quoting reference RC01414761.


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