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Real Estate Litigation Senior Associate

  • GBP£80,000.00 - GBP£100,000.00
  • Edinburgh
  • Permanent

This Top 25 firm is internationally renowned and one of the finest legal brands operating in the UK. Their market-leading Real Estate Litigation team are seeking a talented Senior Associate (5-10 PQE) to support their high-quality workload.

The Role

This property litigation team are one of the best in Scotland, where solicitors seeking an engaging role will find the range and quality of work to be fulfilling.

Working across the spectrum of property litigation matters, your caseload will include landlord-tenant issues, complex property disputes, title issues, servitudes, dilapidation claims and much more. Your clients are also varied, ranging from high-net-worth individuals to large corporations, public bodies, developers, utility providers, SMEs and commercial landlords.

Advising these clients on all property dispute matters, you will gain exposure to forums including the Court of Session, Sherrif Court, The Land Tribunal and Land Court as well as engaging in alternative dispute resolution processes.

Working alongside individually recognised Partners, you will be in a strong position to continue to develop your skill set. The firm is deeply rooted locally, with market-leading teams across the UK and internationally, meaning you will also benefit from exposure to an unparalleled variety of work - both geographically and in scale. The platform this firm provides is the perfect starting block from which to accelerate your career.

This highly-ranked Legal 500 team are collaborative and works closely with colleagues from across the firm. You will be encouraged to develop professionally and provided ongoing training to ensure you are well equipt to meet your personal career goals.

The Firm

For those looking to work at the world's best legal firms, this is one such business. Having been recognised across countless practice areas with Legal 500 Tier 1 rankings, this firm is responsible for developing some of the most respected legal talents around the world.

A modern firm which places emphasis on innovation, staff can expect to engage with a range of premier international clients on some of the largest and most high-quality work available. The resulting mixture of this incredible legal talent and exemplary clientele has resulted in this firm winning numerous high-profile awards.

In contrast to many firms of its size and reach, there is an excellent work-life balance and a reputation for a friendly and supportive working environment persists.

Employees receive excellent remuneration and benefits and first-rate ongoing professional development to ensure they can take ownership and progress in their careers.

If you are seeking to develop your expertise and reputation as a leading lawyer within the Real Estate sector and take a tangible step forward in your career, this is an unparalleled opportunity to do so.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Is an experienced construction lawyer with at least 5 years of relevant PQE
  • Is technically strong with up-to-date legal knowledge
  • Can manage a varied caseload and work with a range of clients
  • Has excellent communication skills, with the ability to engage with colleagues and clients alike
  • Is commercially aware and knowledgeable about the current construction law landscape

What's on offer

  • An opportunity to work for a prominent Top 25 firm
  • Exposure to top-tier clients and high-quality/high-value work
  • First-rate career development and progression opportunities
  • Ingrained flexible working
  • Highly competitive salary
  • Excellent bonus structure and benefits package

Apply now for immediate consideration or call Jules Grieve on 0131 460 7747 for a confidential chat.

Jules Grieve Senior Recruitment Consultant- Scotland

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