We are currently working with a commercial West End law firm, who are looking for a Property Litigation Lawyer to join their ranked team for a contract of at least 3 months in duration. The contract is ideally due to start ASAP and has the potential to be further extended or become a permanent position.
The firm has a deep-rooted history in London and provides a full array of legal services to a broad range of clients, from large institutions and corporates to SMEs, entrepreneurs, and high net worth individuals.
The Property Litigation team is highly ranked within both the Legal 500 and Chambers. They are noted for their expertise in both residential and commercial property litigation. Clients include high net worth individuals, developers, property funds, financial institutions, retailers, and insolvency practitioners.
The team frequently advises on breaches of leasehold covenants (such as dilapidations, rent/service charge arrears, applications for consent to assign/underlet/alter); rights to light; restrictive covenant issues; boundary disputes; lease renewals; telecoms disputes; other landlord and tenant disputes and property related insolvency matters.
The successful individual will be joining the well-established and highly regarded team on a contract of an initial 3 months. There is potential for this contract to be extended further or to be made permanent. The successful candidate would be looking after their own caseload, be afforded enviable client contact, have the support of a close-knit team and guidance of ranked Partners. The team is highly successful and incredibly busy, so the drive and enthusiasm to get stuck in is essential.
Successful candidates should be able to demonstrate:
- Qualification as a Solicitor in England & Wales
- Upwards of 1 years’ PQE in handling a full property litigation caseload
- Training and post qualified experience gained from a notable West End or London based law firm’s property litigation team
- The desire to immerse yourself within a team and add value
- A keen eye for detail
- An enthusiastic, can-do, approach
- The ability to start a new role at relatively short notice
This contract is a superb opportunity for the successful candidate to further their property litigation career within a notable law firm.