Law Staff Legal Recruitment Ltd
London (Greater)
29 Mar 2018
16 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Legal 500 firm in London is seeking a talented Real Estate and Projects Solicitor.

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

Our client is now actively looking for a talented Real Estate and Projects Solicitor for the Real Estate department in their London office. The role will predominantly be dealing with site acquisition and development projects for commercial developers but will also include some commercial leasing. The successful Solicitor will be expected to deal with a broad range of property related legal issues including development agreements, conditional contracts, giving advice on draft section 106`s and potential title problems through to legal completion. Duties will include but are not limited to: dealing with access rights; structuring transactions with reference to SDLT and VAT; drafting full reports on title; highways and drainage; sales and purchase agreements; conditional contracts and option agreements; commercial leases; nomination agreements; S38, S104 and S278 adoption and highway agreements;
statutory utility agreements, leases and transfers and; reviewing, drafting and negotiating residential and commercial licences and leases. In return the firm offers a competitive salary and a friendly, supportive working environment.

The Candidate

Applications are welcomed from Solicitors with 0 - 5 years PQE with experience of site acquisition and development work.

Solicitors who wish to apply must have a minimum of 12 months` experience in Property.

Applicants should have a strong academic background, excellent communication skills, and enjoy client contact.

It is essential that you are able to prioritise your workload efficiently, are proactive and commercially aware.

You will need a flexible approach to work to ensure deadlines are always met and that clients are kept updated on a regular basis.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office will be required.


For further details of this Real Estate and Projects Solicitor vacancy, please contact Ryan quoting reference RC01856121


Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences.

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