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Real Estate Finance Senior Associate/ Legal Director

£150,000 to £200,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

Leading City firms have been improving their approach to work/life balance and culture; so how does yours compare?

We are partnered with firms who are leading the way for D&I, Employee Welfare and Reward, across International, Top 50 UK & Legal500 Rankings, so you can achieve a better balance without sacrificing quality of work.

If you're not sure on where your current firm ranks; please get in touch for discreet insight to the market, and what the most progressive firms have to offer. Example of one of these active roles below:

Top 50 UK, Leading L500 Firm seeking an experienced Real Estate Finance Senior Associate/ Managing Associate OR Legal Director in London.

The Firm

Providing a full service offering, they are consistently ranked across L500 & Chambers, attracting some of the best individuals from a variety of US, Magic Circle, Top 100 UK and more Boutique practices.

They have achieved this through compromise; offering the highest quality level of work, meanwhile providing a more inclusive culture for Solicitors of all backgrounds and levels, and a commitment to Employee Welfare - they have found an incredible balance.

An enviable reputation across core practice areas, and sectors, they are for positioned very well for further growth. However, they have policies in place to ensure all growth is sustainable, providing you the opportunity to further your career without concern for over hiring or stunted progression.

The Role

This Innovative L500 practice are seeking an experienced Real Estate Finance Senior Associate, Managing Associate OR Legal Director (6PQE+) to join their London Team.

The ethos and mentality is supportive, NOT "sink or swim"! You will be encouraged to take on more responsibility as you increase your knowledge of the way the firm/ team operates.

From the outset you will be provided with autonomy to manage your own varied caseload, meanwhile supporting Partners on the more complex and substantial transactions.

The team act for both Borrowers & Lenders, often with international elements. Clients include some of the most established and significant UK, Global Banks & Institutions.

Whilst this is a varied role, they have a particular strength in Investment & Development Finance, and Mezzanine Finance across a variety of industries including Hotels & Office Space.

There is plenty of support for you to pursue your own client relationships, with the firm providing an excellent platform for career and personal development. The Partners in this team are recognised in the L500 as key names in in this industry, and take pride in developing their respective teams, ensuring you progress.

You Will Be:

  • Real Estate Finance Senior Associate (Or Above) with 5 PQE +
  • (We are keen to have conversations with individuals outside of this PQE scale)
  • Proven experience from a Global, US, Top 200 UK Practice
  • Experienced in Mezz, Development & Investment Finance matters

On Offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • + Bonus
  • Hybrid Working
  • Exposure to big ticket work
  • Career Progression

Should this position, not line up exactly with your needs, we are working with a number of other Leading L500s, Global, Top 50 UK Practices who can also provide; Recognition, Remuneration, Progression, Work/ Life Balance.

If you don't have an updated CV, but want to find out more on the Firm/ Position/ Growth Strategy/ Full Package, or other roles available, please feel free to call Henry Hoey for a confidential conversation

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  • Job Reference: 707317012-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: KLAR Legal
    KLAR Legal
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £150,000 to £200,000
  • Sector: Real Estate & Property
  • Job Type: Permanent