Lead Transactions Lawyer (Property and Real Estate Finance)

London Permanent
  • 5+ yrs PQE role for a Property lawyer with exposure to financing matters
  • Rapidly growing Org which acquires, manages & disposes of Residential Property

About Our Client

Out Client is a rapidly growing property business involved in the strategic acquisition, asset management and disposal of Residential Property in the UK.

Job Description

Responsibilities with this role will include:

  • Taking responsibility for the smooth running of partnerships, financing arrangements and execution of legal transactions which the organisation enters into with both private entities and public / social housing bodies.
  • The management and streamlining of the organisation's existing panel of external legal advisors.
  • Reporting to the joint CEO's and working closely with the existing management structure of this growing business to put the organisation in the best commercial position possible whilst adhering to all relevant laws and regulations.
  • Taking on further more generalist commercial legal matters as the role develops (with property and financing being central to the role at the outset).

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will be a Lawyer qualified in the UK and will be likely to have at least 5 years of PQE.

They will have a strong demonstrable track record of working on both residential and commercial property (in terms of housing) matters (including an exposure and understanding of Real Estate Finance).


  • Exposure to Social Housing matters (transactional).
  • Experience of the management of an external panel of lawyers as well as the ability to push through transactions being managed externally.
  • Experience of SPA's, Leases and other generalist Real Estate documentation as well general commercial contracting.

What's on Offer

To find out more about the package on offer for this role, please apply to this advert or alternatively, please contact the exclusively instructed agent, David Taylor of Michael Page Legal (London).

David Taylor
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Phone number
+44 207 269 2358

Job summary

Job function
Property / Construction - In House
Contract type
Consultant name
David Taylor
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2358
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