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In House Senior Legal Counsel - Land Development

Greater London
£80,000.00 - 100,000.00
In House
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Permanent role
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In House Senior Legal Counsel - Land Development
up to £100k depending on skills and experience
Canary Wharf - London

A large multi-national business is seeking a senior legal counsel to provide Land Development and Urban Energy legal support a growing arm of the business. You will work closely with the Head of Legal for the division as well as business directors and senior management and external legal advisors.

The Role

Main responsibility for legal support on a broad range of complex commercial project arrangements particularly in land development and urban energy.

You will be involved in:

- Reviewing, negotiating and/or drafting agreements and conducting contract negotiations with project counter-parties;
- Assisting in the governance of transactions at local and group level;
- Working closely with colleagues including throughout the Group and with customers;
- Management of external legal resource on particular projects.

The In House Senior Legal Counsel - Land Development Lawyer

- Good knowledge of relevant areas of law including corporate and project documents, joint ventures, real estate, land development/regeneration, construction (both industry standard and bespoke forms) and funding arrangements.
- Exceptional drafting and negotiating skills.
- Ability to deal with risk management, governance and compliance.
- Ability to manage a sizeable workload in a fast paced environment.
- Ability and willingness to travel as required.
- Comfortable with stakeholder management but also able to work with colleagues at all levels of the business.
- Able to think on your feet to assess risk and exercise sound judgement.

The Benefits

The role comes with a highly competitive salary, car allowance, 15% bonus, employer matched pension contribution, private medical insurance, 25 days holiday bank holidays as well as other benefits.

If you're interested in this In House Senior Legal Counsel - Land Development role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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