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Residential Development Managing Associate

£70000 - £80000 per annum
Manchester Manchester

Managing this Role


Joey Medway

Headhunter - North West & Yorkshire
0203 865 2113

Join this award-winning, Top 100 Firm as a Residential Development Managing Associate and take the lead on a wealth of engaging & complex matters, with a clear pathway to progress towards partnership.

This award-winning, Top 100 Firm have reinforced their heavyweight status through their innovative and results-driven approach, earning them high regard in the Legal 500 across numerous departments.

Additionally, their investment in employees is second to none. Organic growth, through nurturing and developing talent, has allowed many individuals to progress through the ranks towards partnership. This, alongside the number of strategic hires made over the last 24 months, has provided for a well-balanced, diverse culture with the resources and infrastructure to deal with a complex range of legal needs.

It is clear that their notable strength, entrepreneurial organisation and ever-growing presence have earned them a seat to compete in the market amongst national and international practices.

The Role:

  • The Firm are looking for an experienced Residential Development Solicitor to join as Managing Associate in Manchester, with hybrid working in place
  • As part of the firm's L500-ranked Built Environment department, the Residential Development team advise a broad range of national housebuilders and property investors on complex & bespoke projects
  • To align with this, you will manage a diverse caseload, including acquisition & disposal of sites, infrastructure & planning agreements, residential development schemes, residential investment acquisition & disposals and ground rent acquisitions
  • As a Managing Associate, you will take a lead role within the department - mentoring and supervising junior members of the team as well as working with other seniors to further shape the practice
  • You will also be given substantial investment from the firm to progress on a clear, short-term pathway towards partnership

The Ideal Candidate:

  • An experienced Residential Development Solicitor with a minimum of 7 years PQE
  • Strong business development capabilities
  • First-class communication and an entrepreneurial flair


  • Highly competitive salary & benefits package
  • Flexible working

This is a standout opportunity for a Residential Development Managing Associate to join the firm's buoyant office in Manchester.

Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.