Senior Property Litigation Solicitor

Recruiter
JMC Legal Recruitment
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
07 Dec 2018
Closes
10 Dec 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you seeking a platform to progress with a Legal 500 ranked City firm that have an outstanding reputation for Property Litigation? This is a stand out opportunity for a Senior Associate to handle high quality work as well as having more responsibility in developing junior members of the practice and working closely alongside industry leading Partners.

The firm are currently working on exciting projects like HS2 and have dealt with several Corporate transactions recently valued over £3billion. They have also advised a developer and social housing clients on over £1.6 billion of residential sales and over £1 billion of refinancing's.

The firm

Ranked in the Top 100 this firm are different to many other City firms - they have a unique progressive culture, and unlike other City firms, it is common for people to stay with them for their entire careers. They offer candidates a clear structure with great prospects for career progression and have a fantastic bonus structure which allows you to significantly increase your basic salary. The firm is multi-service and are continuously evolving and have a good blend of commercial and creativity. The firm has three offices across the country, and the Head Office is in London Bridge.

The firm is known for dealing with the highest quality work, and the London office has 400 members of staff, and they punch well above their weight. The firm really value work life balance and have a friendly, progressive and support team dynamic but handle a quality of work like that of much larger City firms.

The role

The team are looking to hire a Senior Property Litigation Solicitor with 4-8 years PQE.

You will work as part of a highly regarded department, alongside a Partner who is ranked in the Legal 500 as one of the Development Risk and Disputes Lawyers nationally. You will find you will obtain excellent exposure both work and client wise. You will deal with a broad range of work, which will make for a much more interesting role.

You will work ‎as part of a close team on the full range of property litigation services including development and land disputes, property contract disputes, residential and commercial property disputes. The firm work closely with the social housing and real estate departments who are as much the litigation teams clients as external instructors. Their client base ranges from portfolio holders including charities and retailers, developers plus social and institutional landlords.

This is an opportunity to work on high profile disputes, which includes many iconic builders across London and further afield. Clients include prestigious house builders, social housing providers, commercial developers, local government and energy providers.

This role comes with excellent prospects for career progression and a realistic, mapped track to Partnership.

Requirements

  • You will be a Senior Property Litigation Solicitor with between 4 - 8 years PQE
  • Previous experience in social housing litigation with a respected firm
  • Experience should include emergency relief and advice on policies that involve tenancy management issues
  • Must have experience of residential landlord and tenant caseload focusing on tenancy management
  • It is essential that you have strong communication skills and the ability to build solid client relationships.
  • Salary is competitive plus an exceptional benefits package.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a Senior Property Litigation Solicitor looking to progress their career, at a top Legal 500 ranked firm, based in the City.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential discussion.

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