Legal Counsel - Commercial Real Estate

  • Job Reference: CJ734
  • Date Posted: 9 May 2019
  • Recruiter: C James
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £65,000 to £75,000
  • Sector: Property Finance, Legal & Compliance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Craig Grimes
  • Email: CG@c-james.com
  • Telephone: +44 (0) 207 240 0760

Job Description

An established and growing international Asset/Portfolio Management business based in London (city) seek to recruit a junior Lawyer to support their Legal & Compliance department, as well as working closely with the wider business. Ideal candidates should have Banking & Finance exposure, with a strong preference for Commercial Real Estate Finance experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the on-boarding process for Commercial Real Estate finance/lending business
  • Review and negotiate relevant legal documentation (i.e. facility agreements, security docs, corporate contracts, Non-disclosure agreements etc.)
  • Provide general legal support, assistance and advice to the overall business
  • Liaise with relevant internal/external departments and stakeholders
  • Work directly alongside senior management

Key skills:

  • Full legal qualification
  • 1-3 years PQE experience
  • Corporate Banking/Commercial Real Estate Finance exposure