COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LAWYER, LONDON, 5+ PQE*

Location
London (Greater) (GB)
Salary
£90,000 to £120,000
Posted
21 Sep 2016
Closes
21 Oct 2016
Ref
LW9748
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LAWYER, LONDON, 5+ PQE*

A leading global law firm is looking to recruit a 5+ PQE* Commercial Property lawyer to join its growing London team. 

The Firm and the Practice

The firm’s approach to advising is to provide clear and concise advice that it attuned to clients’ needs.  The firm offers a partner led service with the support of tight-knit teams to advise on the most critical matters with clarity and confidence.  The firm’s strategy is  to be large enough to advise on the most complex of matters but to be small enough to ensure that the associate and the work is exceptional, without fail.  When operating internationally, the firm offers an integrated and efficient service.

The Commercial Real Estate team advices on:

  • Occupier strategy: The practice advises corporate owners and occupiers in realising maximum use and value from their real estate holdings and in agreeing contract and lease terms. This includes corporate realisation programmes, relocation projects, the acquisition of new premises, management of existing premises, the disposal of excess space and advice on construction, planning and development issues.
  • Acquisitions and disposals: The practice advises on mergers and acquisitions and private equity investments, both domestic and cross-border, where real estate is either the imperative or a material or relevant aspect. This includes advice on acquisitions and disposals including financing and re-organisation issues as well as environmental, regulation and health and safety matters.
  • Restructuring: Alongside the firm's restructuring and insolvency group, the Real Estate practice advises in connection with real estate rich reorganisations and restructurings for private equity investors, management teams and corporates. The practice covers all real estate aspects including the impact of proposals on existing legal arrangements such as opco/propco and other lease structures and offshore ownership.

The Role

The ideal candidate for the role will have/be:

  • 5 + PQE* of Commercial Real Estate matters.
  • technically excellent.
  • trained and practiced at an established Commercial Real Estate practice.

Going forward

For a confidential discussion, please contact Nishi Gandesha of RedLaw on 020 3815 6809 or by email at nishi.gandesha@redlawrecruitment.com quoting reference TL9748.

*Please note that any reference to PQE should be seen as a guide and candidates with a different level of experience will still be considered.