In-House Real Estate Lawyer – London (Iconic Development)

London, UK | Full Time

Reference: EL0018

PQE: 3yrs+

Consultant: Liam Taaffe

An amazing opportunity for an In-House Real Estate Lawyer (3-6 yrs PQE) to join the legal team of an Iconic London Development to advise on Real Estate and general commercial matters with a primary focus on supporting the General Counsel and CEO.

You will focus on drafting and negotiating a wide variety of property documents including development agreements, agreements for lease, leases, rights of light deeds and licences to occupy. You will work closely with internal personnel and external lawyers on a wide variety of real estate-related issues and documents arising in connection with current major development projects, including residential sales and commercial transactions with a focus on Infrastructure and Planning agreements.  You will provide advice and support to the business generally on non-real estate matters i.e. data protection, corporate structuring, marketing and IT agreements, and general commercial agreements with suppliers, agents and other 3rd parties. You will provide a client point of contact and general business support with internal teams including project management, finance, communications and leasing. You will also instruct and oversee external legal counsel.

Candidates must be UK qualified with a minimum of 3yrs PQE gained as a Real Estate transactional lawyer having trained with a leading City Law Firm. Ideally, you will have experience in mixed-use real estate development work. You must have a strong track record of advising on corporate and financial transactions, additional past or current expertise in residential conveyancing would be beneficial Applicants with previous In House experience or secondment gained in drafting and negotiating general commercial agreements would be highly advantageous.

For further details please contact Liam Taaffe at EMEA Legal on 0207 183 9122 or liam@emea.legal