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Senior Lawyer - Property

Job Description

Service Care Legal are currently looking for a Senior Property Lawyer for an London-based local authority. Due to increased caseloads, the right person is expected to come in and hit the ground running.

ROLE: Senior Property Lawyer


CONTRACT: 3 months ongoing, start ASAP

RATE: £45 to £50 per hour

The Role

  • The work is predominantly progressing caseloads of Commercial Property matters, but includes regeneration projects and some conveyancing transaction (and right to buy) work
  • To undertake detailed and complex reports on title and relevant searches across development schemes and project proposals
  • To handle the more complex acquisitions and disposals of land and property and all associated non-contentious work
  • To assist and advise more junior members of staff with the property caseloads

The Person

  • A qualified Solicitor / Lawyer / Legal Executive with at least 2 years PQE
  • Excellent track record of competently performing a broad range of commercial property and regeneration work (including complex and high profile matters) with minimal supervision
  • Ideally worked in a similar position within a local government
  • A thorough knowledge of the law relating to Commercial Property matters

If this sounds like an opportunity of interest, please contact Lloyd Stanley on 01772 208969 , or email We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.