PROPERTY SOLICITOR, LONDON, 3+ PQE*

Location
City of London
Salary
£50,000
Posted
11 Oct 2016
Closes
10 Nov 2016
Ref
9765
Experience / PQE
PQE 1 - 3 years, PQE 3 - 6 years
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

PROPERTY SOLICITOR, LONDON, 3+ PQE*

This established City law firm is seeking to recruit a Property lawyer to join its London team.

The Practice

Real Estate (and particularly real estate development) is at the heart of this firm’s business and the practice has expertise on advising on a wide variety of property transactions with a broad range of clients from private developers, acting on sites and developments from a handful of units to thousands to providers of social housing and care homes. 

The role in this practice will specialise in site acquisition and development projects. 

The Role

The role will cover a full range of property related legal issues including, but not limited to, the following:

  • structuring transactions with reference to SDLT and VAT
  • dealing with access rights
  • drafting full reports on title
  • section 106 agreements and planning
  • highways and drainage (with paralegal support)
  • conditional contracts and option agreements
  • development agreements
  • nomination agreements (training provided if necessary)
  • s38, s104 and s278 adoption and highways agreements (with paralegal support)
  • statutory utility easements, leases and transfers (with paralegal support)
  • drafting and negotiating leases and licenses 

The ideal candidate for the role will have/be:

  • 3+ PQE* of Property matters (development experience would be a bonus)
  • Technically excellent
  • Trained and practiced at an established Property 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 9765.

*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.