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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: Eleanor Sidgwick

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 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 10 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…


'I worked with Ellie on several roles in Cambridge in 2016. These were excellent opportunities which I could not have located otherwise. Ellie prepared me extremely well for interview and clearly understood the firms and their requirements well. She really got to know me, understood my priorities and used this knowledge to help me demonstrate how my experience and interests matched the needs of these employers. Ellie was also strategically and tactically very astute. Her work secured me several interviews and I would have no hesitation in recommending her to other candidates in future.'
Trainee Solicitor - Trainee Solicitor , Cambridge


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