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Job Reference: AS1057

Senior/Principal Associate - Real Estate Projects

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Position: Senior/Principal Associate - Real Estate Projects
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Team contact: Millie Martin

Job Description

Real Estate Lawyer, 10+ years PQE with Competitive Salary + Benefits

Our client are currently seeking an experienced Real Estate Lawyer to join their busy Real Estate Projects team based in Cambridge.

You will primarily assist other members of the projects team on a broad range of real estate work, from investment to development, with a particular emphasis on development and infrastructure projects involving both private and public sectors. You will also work closely with the real estate, banking and finance teams on investment and development transactions, with a particular focus on government, higher education and charities. The team is regularly involved in high-value and high-profile projects across England often for government or institutional clients.

The role will include managing your own caseload of matters and you will also lead as a member of a wider-team on cross-disciplinary projects. 

The ideal candidate will need to have excellent team working skills with a track record of supervising and developing junior colleagues. Good drafting skills and the ability to give clear, simple, risk-based advice is essential.

You will have a minimum of 10+ years' PQE with significant experience of investment and development work gained in a large national, regional or City law firm.

You will be expected to play an active role in business development initiatives, which will include preparation of tenders, attending pitches and hospitality. 

This is an excellent opportunity to take a lead role amongst a highly regarded team with excellent prospects for the right candidate.

Interviews will be conducted via video calls.

“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 and a confidential discussion please contact millie.martin@erringtonlegal.co.uk

To apply call us on 01223 803814

Team Contact: Millie Martin

Millie has a legal background both educationally, studying the Graduate Diploma in Law and vocationally by working in various support roles from Legal Secretary to Paralegal. Therefore, Millie's previous experience allows for an easy transition of the skills and knowledge which she has developed in this time to recruiting within the legal sector.


At a difficult time, approaching qualification and looking for an NQ role, Errington Legal made contact with me and made the whole process so much easier and less daunting. Both Eleanor and Ellie were fantastic, helping me to prepare my CV, target the right the firms and provide great advice and assistance heading into the interviews. Without Errington Legal’s knowledge of the legal jobs market and strong relationships with local firms, I would not have been able to secure the role that I did. I can’t recommend them enough!
Solicitor - Cambridge


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