In-House Lawyer – Construction & Real Estate Litigation – London (2-4yrs)

London, UK | Full Time

Reference: EL00113

PQE: 3yrs+

Consultant: Liam Taaffe

My client is a specialist residential property portfolio asset manager comprising c. 200,000 leasehold properties across the UK. This newly created opportunity will join an experienced team of In-House Lawyers who provide legal and compliance support across for the entire business operation. The majority of this portfolio consists of multi-occupancy blocks of apartments where expert conveyancing and transactional advice with litigation/dispute management experience is required.

The Role 
This newly created opportunity will focus on construction and real estate matters where you will join a legal team which focuses on building safety and compliance, including contentious and non-contentious issues. This will include working on high-value Government-funded remediation projects for cladding or aka combustible façade materials on high-rise buildings.

The Candidate
Must be a UK qualified (England & Wales) Solicitor with a minimum of 3yrs PQE gained in handling construction matters (contentious and non-contentious) and advising on construction documents and contracts. Ideally, you will have experience gained from a reputable residential property law firm with a focus on residential property litigation and knowledge of Landlord & Tenant legislation, and legal issues relevant to ground rent and residential long leasehold interests. Great flexible working conditions are on offer for the right candidate.

Please contact Liam Taaffe at EMEA Legal for further details at liam@emea.legal or +44 207 183 9122.