Property Lawyer (12 month FTC, Residential, In-house)

London Temporary
  • Residential property based transactions, commercial and business projects
  • Market leading Residential Property Management company (London/Home working)

About Our Client

Our Client is a market leading Residential Property Asset Management Co

Job Description

Providing legal support and advice to the Company on building safety matters, with a focus on Landlord Certificates . Knowledge of the Building Safety Act 2022 and its associated Regulations is essential for this role.

Key accountabilities:

  • Liaising with and taking instructions from the Director of Legal, Head of Litigation as well as the Managing Director and other senior managers and members of staff as may be required.
  • Handling own case load of Landlord's Certificate matters, including review of Leaseholder Deed of Certificates.
  • Dealing with other ad-hoc building safety matters as required, with appropriate supervision.
  • Liaison with external solicitors and Counsel, where instructed, monitoring external costs spend carefully and obtaining appropriate expenditure authorities.
  • Providing general support and advice to internal clients within the Company (including Directors, Operations, Credit Control, Property Management and Consents functions) on building safety legislation requirements and regulatory compliance.
  • With the assistance of the team support staff maintaining case files and records, database records, reports on building safety matters and other legal activity for both internal and external clients.
  • Managing deadlines and other work requirements carefully and protecting the interests of the Company at all times.
  • Drafting and reviewing documents and agreements in use throughout the Company, advising on procedures and policies as may be required.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will be a Solicitor Qualified in England & Wales with significant experience in conveyancing and non-contentious property work (they will be likely to have at least 4 years PQE)

They will have:

  • a good understanding of conveyancing procedures and relevant property law and the ability to understand and explain legal technicalities and processes.
  • experience of conveyancing, property acquisitions, property related finance and dealing with and advising on matters relating to the Building Safety Act 2022 and its associated Regulations



Desirable - Experience of:

  • residential long leasehold properties, not private rented (AST) sector)
  • company and commercial transactional matters and GDPR legislation

What's on Offer

For further information about this role, please apply to this advert or contact the instructed agent, David Taylor of Michael Page Legal (London).

Contact
David Taylor
Quote job ref
JN-052023-6052266
Phone number
+44 207 269 2358

Job summary

Job function
Legal
Subsector
Property / Construction - In House
Sector
Property
Location
London
Contract type
Temporary
Consultant name
David Taylor
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2358
Job reference
JN-052023-6052266