A well regarded full-service transatlantic law firm are looking to recruit a Real Estate Lawyer NQ+ to join their office in Southampton and work together with a team of specialist lawyers that are listed as leaders in their field. The firm is highly ranked in the legal directories; Legal 500 and Chambers UK, as well as Top 100 law firm globally, just to name a few!
The Real Estate team across the UK consists of 150 specialists lawyers and possesses both the breadth of depth expertise necessary to support their clients throughout their entire real estate journey. While the team is a substantial size, they have maintained a personal and client-centric approach. What truly sets them apart is the quality and commercial acumen of their services, their in-depth knowledge of the industry, and the remarkable talent and enthusiasm of their team members - all of which captivate their clients, fostering their appreciation for their work.
They are seeking individuals who are eager to join their ambitious team, dedicated to achieving growth and success. Equally significant, however, is the capacity to find enjoyment in the work you do, be inspired by it, and relish the camaraderie of your colleagues.
You will be handling a wide spectrum of requirements and manage intricate projects for various entities in the real estate industry, including corporate occupiers, developers, house builders, investors, fund and asset managers, as well as lenders, across all sectors of real estate. Their client base is diverse, encompassing both the public and private sectors, featuring a broad array of businesses, including commercial developers, urban renewal organisations, well-known names in the home construction and retail sectors, and a variety of properties such as offices, shopping centres, and industrial/warehouse complexes. The transactions often involve substantial sums and provide an outstanding opportunity to participate in prestigious, high-quality projects with a strong presence.
The firm is innovative and forward thinking, and they pride themselves in delivering outstanding levels of client service. You will be working with a collaborative and ambitious team that encourages and invest in their staff to progress, enabling you to accomplish great achievements in your career. They also encourage work-life balance by offering a number of resources and initiatives designed to support health and well-being. In addition, competitive salaries, bonus scheme, and a whole host of benefits, including hybrid working.
To be successful in this role you will:
- Be a qualified solicitor or legal executive with experience gained in a broad commercial property practice;
- Have excellent communication skills written and orally;
- Be commercially aware and have an understanding of the market, its challenges and opportunities;
- Have a sense of initiative and enthusiasm;
- Able to work well within a team and provide support to other fee-earners as appropriate;
- Competent IT skills.
Please apply as directed or contact Stephanie Richardson at Search Legal for more information on 07584 104790.
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