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Real Estate Disputes Lawyer - Associate

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    Private Practice

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  • Contact:

    Matthew Makrinos

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  • Contact phone:

    020 3137 3740

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

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​Our Client

Rutherford Search have partnered with a top tier law firm who are seeking an experienced Associate to join their London Real Estate Disputes team. The team is one of the largest and strongest, comprising 30 lawyers (including 4 partners) plus paralegals and trainees and have a diverse client base including investors, developers, landlords, tenants and insolvency practitioners.

Main Duties

Key responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • You can expect to work on a varied and broad mix of work in all forms of real estate disputes.

  • As part of a larger team, you will act on more complex, high value litigation, arbitrations and mediations. The London team has expertise in building safety matters, rights of light, telecoms, and joint venture disputes.

  • You will be focusing on advising clients on addressing risks, increasingly, on crisis management.

  • Strongly encouraged to take responsibility for business development both engaging directly with client contacts at networking events and by providing training.

Your Profile

  • 2-4years PQE with Real Estate Disputes experience

  • You will commercially aware, with not only a strong knowledge of the law but the ability to apply it effectively, giving our clients useful advice that is commercially beneficial to their businesses.

  • You will have experience in client facing roles, taking instructions directly from clients and managing/delegating more routine matters, in addition to running your own less routine matters.

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Matthew Makrinos.
Phone: 020 3137 3740
ReferenceCode: 36138

Rutherford is a specialist legal search firm in the UK and US, operating across both in-house and private practice, recruiting lawyers within financial services practice areas.