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Principal Lawyer – Property Division

City of London Corporation
London (City of), London (Greater)
£63,910 – £72,390 p.a. inclusive of London Weighting.
Closing date
21 Feb 2024

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Practice area
Commercial property
Contract type
Full time
5 years, 6 years, 7 years+

Job Details

The City of London Corporation is the local authority for the "Square Mile". It is committed to the support of the City as a pre-eminent international, commercial property and financial and business centre and is a pleasant and vibrant place to work, live and relax.

The City of London Corporation offers the normal range of local government services, as well as being associated with, managing, and funding a number of world-renowned educational and cultural institutions such as the Barbican Centre and City of London Police. Our portfolio includes the working wholesale markets and some of London's most important open spaces such as Hampstead Heath and Epping Forest.

We are seeking to recruit a Principal Lawyer who can demonstrate excellent legal, technical and professional skills to advise on a wide range of legal issues, including all aspects of Commercial Property Law and some residential/housing law.

Applicants will be solicitors or barristers FILEX/CILEX members with the appropriate level of post qualification experience preferably with some experience at a senior level in local government.

If you would like further information or an informal discussion, please contact Stephen Lovell, Chief Lawyer or Andrew Fothergill, Chief Lawyer

Closing date:12 noon on 21 February 2024

Interviews will be held on 7 March 2024

To apply online please click the apply button.


Alternatively, please contact 020 7332 3978 (24 hr answerphone) quoting reference number OOLS0137.  A minicom service for the hearing impaired is available on 020 7332 3732.

The City of London Corporation is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. 



City of London Corporation

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