Legal Counsel (6-10 PQE) - Real Estate

Posted 04 July 2024
Job type Permanent
DisciplineChief Operating Officer & Governance

Job Description

Our client is a leading real estate company specializing in the development, acquisition, and management of commercial and residential properties. They pride themselves on their innovative approach and commitment to excellence.

We are seeking an experienced Legal Counsel with 6 to 10 years of post-qualification experience (PQE) to join their dynamic legal team. The successful candidate will provide comprehensive legal support and guidance on various aspects of their real estate operations.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide legal advice on all aspects of real estate transactions, including acquisitions, disposals, leasing, and property management.
  • Draft, review, and negotiate a wide range of contracts, including purchase agreements, lease agreements, and financing documents.
  • Ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations related to real estate and corporate governance.
  • Advise on corporate structuring and financing arrangements, including joint ventures, partnerships, and loan agreements.
  • Conduct due diligence and manage legal risks associated with property transactions.
  • Liaise with external legal advisors, regulatory bodies, and other stakeholders.
  • Handle disputes and litigation related to real estate matters.
  • 6 to 10 years of post-qualification experience (PQE) in real estate law, preferably with a focus on corporate real estate or financing.
  • Proven experience in drafting and negotiating real estate contracts and handling complex transactions.
  • Strong knowledge of real estate laws and regulations.
  • Excellent analytical, communication, and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.