Commercial Property (Real Estate) Partner
We are seeking a Commercial Property (Real Estate) Partner to join our team in Manchester.
Role: Commercial Property (Real Estate) Partner
Hours: Full Time
Vacancy Reference: 411-LMR
We have an exceptional reputation for our work in the commercial property (real estate) sector. Our national Commercial Property team advises on all aspects of the commercial property life-cycle, from acquisition and development through to asset management and disposal and everything in between.
We act for a broad spectrum of clients including developers, investors, retailers, lending institutions, registered providers, local authorities, charities, health care organisations and business occupiers.
We specialise in secured lending, property acquisitions and disposals including property due diligence and real estate finance, property/portfolio management work, and the property aspects of corporate acquisitions disposal and funding. We can offer expert advice relating to large regeneration schemes and work with development agencies on major regeneration projects and on many gap funding transactions. We have extensive experience in acting for developers in respect of site acquisitions, development and overage agreements, conditional contracts, complex land assembly and associated planning issues, including highway and other infrastructure agreements, together with the subsequent sales of developed plots.
As a partner, you will of course also be expected to play a full role in the growth and development of the team, including supervision and coaching for junior lawyers, facilitating communication and knowledge sharing and helping to shape the future of the practice.
It is an integral part of this role that you comply with information security and all firm policies and procedures.
With your established reputation within commercial property and the sectors we operate within, we should be able to take it as read that you have developed a strong technical skills and knowledge base in property legal advice.
This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate with an established following to help us lead and continue to grow our commercial property offering. If you are ambitious, looking to grow and head up our Manchester Commercial Property offering with the support and infrastructure of a large, Partner-led firm, then we would like to hear from you.
What will distinguish you is the quality of the relationships you have built with your clients. You will have impressed them with your pragmatic advice and your ability to overcome obstacles and get the deal done. They will trust you to let them know what they need to worry about and what risks they can live with. They will be comfortable asking for your advice and confident that you will take care of them.
As a Partner, you will be supportive, encouraging and approachable at all levels of our business. Having a positive, sensible and open culture is key for us at Clarke Willmott and our partners are expected to lead by example.
You will be enthusiastic about joining a leading team and confident that you can make your mark within it.
Clarke Willmott LLP is a national law firm with offices in Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, London, Manchester, Southampton and Taunton. We provide a wide range of legal services to corporate clients, organisations and individuals.
Having enjoyed significant growth in recent years, we now have over 600 people, including over 90 partners and we are continuing to grow.
The UK Law Firm of the Year 2018 survey by RollonFriday.com placed us fourth nationally as a place to work, taking into consideration pay, career development, management, work-life balance and culture. We received a first place award in 2018 for work/life balance.
“Clarke Willmott is a large firm that feels a bit like a family. There is no snobbery and pretension, and most importantly, they really want you to be successful” (Client quoted in Chambers UK 2017)
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