Private Practice

Associate/Senior Associate (6+PQE), RDU

Associate/Senior Associate (6+PQE), RDU

  • We are looking for an acquisition solicitor to work alongside other specialist solicitors and work primarily for a client base of household name house builders, Plc builders, developers and promoters.
  • This role will be reporting in to the Unit Head and all Partners in the team, as well as any of the Senior Associates in the team with overall responsibility for the relevant client but an appropriately experienced solicitor would be expected to run with their own files with the knowledge that peer review is always available from senior colleagues when needed.
  • Duties will include: daily contact with clients, preparation of contracts documents, title examination; and the usual due diligence involved in buying a development site including carrying out site visits.
  • You will have a strong technical ability with the proven ability to apply that technical knowledge commercially and the ability to negotiate contract documents with anything between moderate to little supervision.
  • You will have good organisational skills and a strong communicator who can relay what needs to be said with brevity and as little legalese as possible and be responsive to client and colleague needs.