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Real Estate Associate - Energy & Development

£70000 - £85000 per annum Negotiable Benefits
City London City of London

Managing this Role


This innovative, highly rated Legal 500 firm handles some of the most exciting work and has an enviable client base. Their client base comprises market disrupters operating across the new technologies industry, from entrepreneurial start-ups to major international corporations.

By joining this firm's Real Estate team, you will benefit from excellent exposure and support to grow in this position. Given the firm is ranked highly in the Legal 500 and recognised as one of the Top 150 law firms in the UK, this is a great chance to progress your career.

The Firm:

This commercial law firm is instructed on some of the most significant and impactful transactional work that is on par with the most prominent firms' quality of work. They have attracted the highest calibre of lawyers due to their location and work quality, bolstered by their links within the local technology industry and affiliations to the most innovative University faculties.

You will find a positive work culture where work-life balance is respected.

On top of modern hybrid working options, you will also benefit from the support of senior lawyers and Partners who are highly recognised in the Legal 500 and Chambers. With mentoring from some of the top solicitors in the field and access to the finest quality work, you will benefit from impressive career progression.

The Role:

This is an excellent opportunity for a Commercial Property Associate 3-5 years of PQE with experience in the Energy sector.

The team has a diverse client base in the UK (London) and Internationally. From innovative and entrepreneurial businesses to individuals and charities. They have deep experience in energy, development and life sciences/biotech sectors.

Their high-end work in these sectors regularly pits them against major regional, London and US firms when dealing with investment acquisitions and corporate-structured property disposals.

The role is not specific to just one area of work - the firm is looking for a candidate with substantial experience in energy and development transactions.

This is an area where the firm is highly regarded, so this is a great chance to further your career specialism as part of a respected team in this sector.

The team have been working consistently in this area for many years, on large-scale deals of all types (particularly in solar and battery).

Otherwise, they operate in the following areas - Energy Leasing, Resi/Commercial Development Transactions, Strategic Land Transactions, Property Led Business Sales, Commercial Landlord & Tenant matters, Secured Lending, Sales/Purchases of Commercial Property, and Property Management.


  • England & Wales qualified solicitor 3-5 years PQE
  • Substantial energy and development experience as a real estate solicitor

What's on offer:

  • Salary is above market rate and negotiable depending on PQE
  • 25 days starting holiday
  • Hybrid working options
  • Private medical insurance
  • Opportunity to work alongside leading commercial lawyers
  • Varied and interesting workload with a good level of autonomy from the outset

This role makes for a fantastic chance for a Commercial Real Estate Associate with 3-5 years of PQE and an interest in cutting-edge work and experience in the Energy sector.

Apply now for immediate consideration or contact Charlie Simpkin at JMC Legal Recruitment for a confidential conversation.