Real Estate Solicitor

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£57000 - £58000 per annum
07 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Sahar Mahmood
Job Title
Practice Area
Commercial Property
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Vacancy for a Real Estate Solicitor in Manchester.

This is a unique opportunity for a Senior Solicitor to join a leading team with immediate scope for management and path to Partnership without the need for a following or a business case.

Client Details

Our client is ranked as having one of the UK's Top 15 Real Estate practices. They are an international firm with plans to continue to expand and so an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Real Estate Solicitor to join their top tier Housing and Regeneration Team in Manchester.

Clients include Private Developers, Local Authorities, Registered Providers and Care Home Providers.


Senior Real Estate Solicitor required with duties to include but not limited to:

Assisting with management of the Manchester team providing support to more junior members of staff;

Involvement in all property aspects of development and regeneration schemes;

Advising and undertaking acquisitions of development sites for residential and mixed use schemes for social landlords and private sector developers and housing providers;

Portfolio sales for social landlords;

Undertaking a mix of property work for social landlords including acquisitions, disposals and contract and asset management;

Providing advice to borrowers and lenders; and

Advising on management agreements, grant agreements and other commercial contracts.


You will be an experienced Real Estate Solicitor. This position would suit an Associate looking to make the step up to Senior Associate, or a Senior Associate looking for a firm offering a clear route to Partnership. If you are a Partner looking for an exiting new opportunity with a top tier firm this role would also suit you.

The ideal candidate should have an excellent academic record, proven expertise in the acquisition of development sites would be ideal and experience of working with public sector clients would be beneficial but not essential.

Please note any level identified in this advertisement is a guide only and does not preclude those with more or less experience applying for this role.

Job Offer

£57,000 plus (dependent on experience)