edwards gibson informed connections
+44(0)20 7153 4903
Back to list

Real Estate Lawyer, Partner c. £750,000

Reference: SG888029
Job type: Permanent
Location: UK - London
Practice areas:
Real Estate
Real estate is the archetypal “cyclical sector” so, in the midst of Covid-induced economic torpor, it may seem a tad surprising that a law firm is looking to make a significant investment in a real estate lateral.

Nevertheless, this US headquartered law firm, one of the very few in London which undertakes real estate (not just corporate private equity real estate) in its widest sense, faces a pressing succession issue with the looming retirement of a real estate “name”.

Whilst the law firm will still retain a strong core real estate offering in London, supported by ancillary areas of real estate finance, construction, and property disputes, it is keen to re-stock with a real estate investment, or corporate real estate lawyer who, whilst benefiting from the redistribution of clients from the outgoing partner (particularly in the hotels and leisure space) will be able to add to, and grow, the existing rated offering.

Apply online or contact SCOTT GIBSON at scott.gibson@edwardsgibson.com or +44 207 153 4903 to find out more about this or similar opportunities.

Edwards Gibson acts as an employment agency for permanent roles.

www.edwardsgibson.com

Edwards Gibson - Specialising in Legal
Recruitment for Qualified Lawyers in London

PQE levels are intended as a guide to the level of legal experience required to undertake the advertised role. We welcome applications from qualified lawyers of any level who can demonstrate the necessary legal experience.

Edwards Gibson is committed to protecting personal information in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018 and the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). If you would like to find out more about how we process and use personal data, please read our Privacy Policy.

Linked in Linked in

Apply

news & events

  • March 2020: EG to attend MIPIM 2020 Real Estate Conference in Cannes from Monday 9th March to Friday 13th March 2020 more
  • December 2020: Edwards Gibson report quoted in 'Legal Week' article 'Revealed: Which Firms Added (And Lost) The Most London Partners in 2020' more
  • March 2021: Edwards Gibson quoted extensively in ‘'Unbelievably Busy': What's Behind London's Lateral Hiring Surge?’ report (Legal Week) more
  • June 2020: Edwards Gibson report quoted in ‘Financial Times’ article ‘Law firms cut back on hiring to ride out pandemic’ more
  • January/February 2021 round up of lateral partner moves in London more

top articles

  • Quantifying your following and writing an effective business plan more
  • Restrictive Covenants and Moving on as a Partner more
  • Competency Based Interviews - an overview more
  • Verbal reasoning tests more