Residential Development Solicitor

England, Essex
14 Sep 2017
12 Oct 2017
Gemma Jones
Sector/Practice Area
Real Estate, Commercial Property
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice

Residential Development Solicitor, Essex - An exciting opportunity to join a leading, Essex based firm working with an impressive client base both in the UK and internationally. Call us now on 020 7183 8586.

JOB TITLE: Residential Development Solicitor

PQE REQUIRED: 3 - 8 years


SALARY: Excellent + Benefits


With an established reputation this leading practice has built an enviable track record advising businesses, institutions and individuals in the UK and internationally. The firm is now looking to further strengthen their residential development team with the appointment of an ambitious and dedicated Residential Development Solicitor. The firm's residential development team offers a full service to private developers and housing associations in the areas of commercial property and commercial and residential development law. The team acts for a broad range of national and regional house builders, RP's, local authorities and funders on a wide range of issues affecting the house building and social housing sectors. Work includes (but is not limited to) freehold and leasehold acquisitions and disposals, development agreements, site set-ups, option agreements and strategic land planning, site assembly for both brownfield and greenfield sites, planning, infrastructure and environmental issues, affordable housing disposals and planning agreements and mixed user site development.


The role requires a focused and commercial aware Residential Development Solicitor with at least 3 years' PQE. You should be able to demonstrate experience gained within a well-regarded city, regional or national firm or in-house with a major house-builder with particular skills in site acquisition and assembly. You may already be an experienced Property Solicitor with a background in either Residential or Commercial Development, looking for a change or for your next challenge. You would be expected to play an active role in marketing and business development as well as providing a high level of service to clients. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual to join a successful team in a growing firm which enjoys an excellent reputation in this area who is capable of helping to drive forward the firm's ambitious expansion plans for housebuilding work.


This leading, regional firm offers great quality work, and excellent working environment and genuine career development opportunities.


Competitive salary (dependent on experience/ability) and benefits including pension scheme, private medical insurance, permanent health insurance, life assurance, holiday from 25 days (pro-rata), cycle to work scheme and childcare vouchers.


Contact Gemma Jones at eNL on 020 7183 8586 or email now with your CV or simply call for a confidential discussion.

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