Real Estate Lawyer

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

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    Law Firms

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    Chloe Matthews

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Our client, a leading international law firm, is looking for a senior real estate lawyer to join their highly regarded real estate team as a principal associate/legal director in Birmingham.

The Firm

Our client employs more than 1,400 legal professionals worldwide, and has a presence in Canada, the UK, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and South America. They are home to some of the world's strongest legal teams, including the multi-disciplinary real estate team.

The Role

In this role you will be dealing with general commercial property work, including acquisitions, disposals, due diligence, certificates of title and landlord and tenant transactions.

The role will also involve supporting their corporate occupier team in land acquisition and disposal (freehold and leasehold) together with landlord & tenant transactions for a wide range of clients - including pharmaceutical companies and energy sector clients.

You will work as an important part of a small team that undertakes very high-quality work, supporting the partner and delegating to and supervising more junior associates.

The Person

This role will suit an experienced real estate lawyer with 5+ years post-qualification experience. The ideal candidate needs to be capable of leading transactions, maintaining and developing relationships with clients.

Our client places a great deal of emphasis on training and development, recognising that their people are the cornerstone of their success. As a result, there are fantastic opportunities for growth within the firm.

On offer is a hybrid approach to office and remote working (up to 50% remote working available), and several excellent benefits, including a generous annual leave allowance, with the option to buy up to a week's extra annual leave, free private medical insurance, and the option to add family members, and the chance of a three-month sabbatical every five years.

If this role sounds like something that would be of interest to you and you wish to discuss it further, please contact Julia Richardson on 01218096914 or email

The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.