In-house Real Estate Counsel, 5, Leading Real Estate Company, West Midlands

Recruiter
Graff Search
Location
Birmingham
Posted
08 Mar 2018
Closes
16 Mar 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Full Time

About Us

This well-respected real estate company is one of the UK’s largest private owners of retail, commercial and industrial property, with a portfolio of more than 15 million square feet of real estate across the UK. The company has a diverse interests, with a focus in recent years on acquiring real estate in regeneration areas.

The Opportunity

The company has a new opportunity for a real estate lawyer to join the team at the company’s head office west of Birmingham. You will have responsibility for managing your own portfolio, including landlord and tenant, estate management and development work. Day-to-day responsibilities will include providing strategic and commercial advice to the business. Working closely with the business, you will be proactive in identifying potential risk for the business and offering solutions.

About You

A strong commercial real estate background is essential. Excellent drafting and negotiating skills are also essential. Any additional residential, planning or litigation skills would also be welcome. The ability to work autonomously and as part of a team which is based in different locations around the UK is also key. This role will suit an individual with strong commercial acumen who wants to work closely with the business; who can manage a range of tasks at one time; and who can deal with a variety of people at different levels. Excellent interpersonal skills are also essential. This is an excellent opportunity for a real estate lawyer to join a market leader in a sought-after in-house position with responsibility from day one.

For further information, please contact Maneesha Howard at Graff Search and in-houselegaljobs.co.uk on 020 8305 2837 or maneesha@graffsearch.co.uk.