Weightmans is a Top 45 law firm with offices throughout the UK. Having been recognised as the leading legal employer at the annual Britain's Top Employers awards 2021 and achieved record rankings in Chambers UK, we are immensely proud of the work we carry out for our clients and the culture we provide to our people.
Our national Real Estate team provides a complete range of legal and advisory services on all aspects of commercial property for both the public and private sector. We advise on and draft heads of terms, development agreements and associated construction, planning and site disposal matters, funding arrangements, freehold transfer and associated due diligence procedures, grant assignment and lease renewals. Our clients range from major retailers, leisure operators, regional developers, local authorities, universities and healthcare providers. We have been involved in a range of projects from £100 million city centre regeneration schemes to smaller bespoke ventures. Our service includes the management of large property portfolios for occupiers and investors, advising on LTA 1954 renewals, easements, covenants, service charges and land registration.
Our Real Estate team is seeking a 4-6 PQE solicitor to join its London team.
Having a reasonable understanding of the firm’s values and culture, you will be keen to raise the profile of the team. You will represent our clients to the highest standard. You will be eager to broaden your range of expertise and skills.
Key Responsibilities and Duties include:
You will undertake varied and high quality work, dealing with substantial transactions both in the private and public sector which include: real estate finance, landlord & tenant matters, acquisitions and disposals; the grant, renewal and termination of leases and related matters; conditional sale and purchase contracts.
You will demonstrate sound knowledge and experience of all commercial property work and commercial awareness.
It is also essential that you are able to demonstrate that you can develop and maintain good client relationships.
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Motivation & Competencies