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Job Reference: AS1299

Legal Director/Partner - Commercial Property

  • Location: East Anglia/Essex
  • Position: Legal Director/Partner - Commercial Property
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Team contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

Job Description

Legal Director/ Partner - Commercial Property (Social Housing) - 8+ PQE - Norwich preferred but will consider other locations accross East Anglia.
Part-time or Full time considered with Competitive salary + Benefits

Errington Legal are recruiting for a driven and forward thinking Legal Director or Partner to be part of a growing and leading Social Housing team. 

You will join a highly successful Social Housing team which sits within the Firm’s Property Department and acts for a broad range of leading national and regional registered providers, local authorities, private house-builders and funders on a wide range of issues affecting the sector.

The successful candidate will be a Senior Development Lawyer at either Legal Director or Partner level and will play a leading role in the Social Housing team as well as complement the wider Property team.  You should have at least 8 years + PQE ideally gained within a regional, national or City firm with a keen interest in the social housing sector.

You will need to have management experience to supervise a team, with the technical ability to run and manage your own full caseload of files from initial instruction through to post completion. You will be advising on drafting and negotiating management agreements and service level agreements, acquisitions and funding.

You will also play an active role in marketing and business development in order to expand this area of work and gain new clients, building good relationships with referrers in the local area.

“Without Errington Legal’s knowledge of the legal market and strong relationships with local firms, I would not have been able to secure the role that I did”. Solicitor

For further information a confidential discussion please contact eleanor@erringtonlegal.co.uk

To apply call us on 01223 803 814

Team Contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

An expert in her field, Eleanor has recruited for the legal industry for over 15 years, she has recruited all levels of qualified staff for private practice clients and in house for large multinationals. She also works on a retained basis for clients that are looking to make strategic hires at senior level. Eleanor is able to offer her clients and candidates guidance from start to finish on each…


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