In House Solicitor
Our legal department is looking for a Solicitor to work in house within a property development and management company.
Deal with all compliance issues including property licensing.
Work with external solicitors / Firms and coordinate conveyancing of commercial and residential contracts follow procedures for evicting tenants and attending court for various legal matters.
Liaising with external counsel in dealing with development, sales and acquisitions of commercial property.
Advising on contractual matters relating to projects and providing strategic legal advice to the business.
Liaise with key stakeholders, including the Board of Directors, senior management, external counsel, suppliers, customers and tenants.
Contract drafting, review, amendment and implementing acquisition / sale missives for a variety of transaction types.
Provide contract advice as required including interpretation and resolution of contractual issues and participate in customer contract negotiations as required.
Negotiate and secure appropriate agreements with partners and key subcontractors as required.
Work with colleagues to meet and negotiate with external customers, partners, subcontractors, and vendors concerning a diverse set of complex commercial and contractual relationships to achieve acceptable and cost-effective outcomes.
Other ad hoc duties as required.
Candidate Requirements :
Qualified solicitor with over 3 years post qualification experience in commercial contracts ideally in commercial property and / or construction.
experience of successfully working on complex contractual proposals and strong general commercial expertise.
experience of building strong relationships and successfully negotiating with customers, partners and key subcontractors.
Ability to identify and understand issues, problems and opportunities and take appropriate action.
A confident, motivated individual who is willing to learn and to work both collaboratively and on their own initiative with a commitment to delivering results.
Previous experience of working in an in-house role would be an advantage.
Job Type : Full-time