Property Lawyer

  • Location
    Barking, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 36000 - £ 45000 / Year
  • Category
    Legal - Lawyer
  • Job type
  • Industry
  • External Reference

Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Property Lawyer due to an expansion of the team.

The duties of the job role include, but not exclusive to:

  • Provide expert advice and make decisions on Property Law matters and on the management of risk on complex and contentious legal issues

  • Personally manage a caseload and be able to work unsupervised

  • Provide clear case strategy on cases

  • Negotiating and drafting complex agreements and documents in the area of Property Law.

  • Provide support, guidance and supervision to less experienced staff

  • Provide expertise to Senior Management in legal risk to the business.

  • Preparing updates and briefing notes

  • To notify the Senior Lawyer of any instructions or events that would result in a breach or an individual of any legislation, common law, standing order or rule or propriety or would constitute a course of action amounting to maladministration.

  • To be aware of the cost to the client of individual activities, to make reasonable estimates of likely costs to clients for the effective implementation of instructions, and to advise the Senior Lawyer in the event that such estimates or agreed fixed costs are likely to be exceeded.

  • Incorporate the drive to promote equal opportunities and diversity in employment and service delivery into day to day working.

  • Keep up to date on legal and policy developments within the area of Property Law.

  • To undertake such other tasks and duties commensurate with the level and responsibilities of the post as directed from time to time.

  • Arrange and provide training to officers on aspects of Property Law and practice relevant to service area

The ideal candidate would have e previous experience in a similar position and knowledge of the public sector would be advantegous.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Stephanie Hay