Property 7+

England, London
£100000 - £125000 per annum
23 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Brian Littleton
Job Title
Practice Area
Property Litigation
PQE Level
5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Outstanding opportunity to be the first in-house lawyer at a fast-growing, family-owned company that operates within property development, property investment, boat moorings, boat building and interior design sectors. The entire design and build process is kept in-house. Total assets under management are in excess of 200m with the core activities within South-West London. Other activities are within the Home Counties. Reporting to the MD, you will be a highly personable and decisive individual who will work with a variety of external law firms and impose the current legal position of the business. Key duties will be as follows:
*Working with the senior management team to develop legal strategies across the entire business
*Negotiating and implementing lease extensions and new leases across different asset classes
*Creation of a new template documentation for tenants
*Helping to identify and mitigate legal risks
*Managing multiple relationships with specialist external law firms (corporate finance/acquisitions, property law, marine law, reputation management, employment and litigation)
*Internal company structuring both onshore and offshore (in partnership with our auditors)
*Ensuring the best structure for all of our business relationships

Currently working either in-house or at a leading law firm, you will be keen to play a key role in fast growing company. As well as extensive property experience, some exposure to property litigation is also highly advantageous. Equally, candidates with a strong property litigation background who are looking for a change in direction are also strongly encouraged to apply. For additional information, please contact Brian Littleton at Chadwick Nott

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.