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Contact Victoria Kemp
Reference JL-VK27274
Salary Excellent salary
Job Type Permanent
Location Cambridge Cambridgeshire England East Anglia
Job Duration n/a
Date Posted 16 May 2018
Senior level role with one of the UK’s leading law firms

The Firm
One of the UK’s top-rated law firms, multi-accredited and highly respected, our client has offices in central and north London and East Anglia with an emphasis on providing bespoke legal services to its well-established client base.  The firm focuses on the provision of specialist corporate and commercial services and clients include not-for-profit organisations, property developers and entrepreneurs and HNW individuals in the UK and globally. Currently embarking on a period of expansion with a view to providing an ‘all-inclusive’ level of service for new and existing clients, the firm is also developing additional areas of practice.  Our client is currently recruiting for a senior level commercial property lawyer to join the team in the Cambridge office.

The Role
You will be managing an interesting and challenging caseload of property development matters. The real estate team provides an extremely comprehensive level of service and you will be dealing with matters which may include joint ventures, development agreements, disposal of developed units, investment sales and purchases and associated funding matters as well as technical matters relating to acquisition of rights, easements, restrictive covenants and more. This is a senior level role within a large team and includes elements of managerial responsibility including delegating work to, and supervising, junior colleagues. You will also be leading marketing initiatives and should be committed to driving forward the firm’s plans for continued growth through a sustained policy of networking and business development.

The Candidate
Our client is looking for applications from experienced solicitors of at least 5 years’ PQE gained within a City or regional heavyweight firm;
Joining a large team in a senior role, you should have substantial managerial experience, with excellent communication skills and the ability to delegate successfully;
Technically adept, with a pragmatic, problem-solving approach;
With good contacts (and ideally a following of clients), a talent for effective networking, and business development experience.

For further details of this commercial property vacancy, please contact Victoria quoting reference VK27274


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