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Real Estate Legal Counsel - Prologis

West Midlands
In House
Contract Type:
Permanent role
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Assistant Legal Counsel - Prologis

Prologis operates the world's largest and most diverse portfolio of industrial distribution facilities. The business is looking to recruit a commercially astute Lawyer to join the business and advise on Real Estate matters, reporting into the General Counsel. The role is to be based in Blythe Valley, easily commutable from Solihull, Birmingham, and the Cotswolds.

The business

Totalling more than 64 million square meters, the company's portfolio comprises over 3,200 industrial properties located near key seaports, airports and major motorway interchanges. By focusing on strategic global and regional markets, we help customers maximise the efficiency of their distribution, logistics and light manufacturing.

The role

As a member of the team, you will be expected to provide effective legal support to the UK business, ensuring commercial goals are achieved. Focussing on Real Estate (leasing, development, construction, acquisitions and disposals, and planning agreements) you will also advise on commercial and company secretarial matters.

· Provide commercially focused legal advice on leasing transactions (both for new build and renewals for existing buildings), property management matters, acquisitions and disposals and general development matters.
· Liaise internally with senior management, project managers and property managers, as well as external customers and their advisers
· Work with Group Treasury team on legal aspects of property financings
· Conduct effective due diligence, ensuring that property related legal risks and liabilities are recognised and evaluated, and that property transactions are effectively managed
· Support the development and maintenance of consistent property precedents and protocols
· Identify commercial and legal risks and offering pragmatic solutions.
· Uphold the highest ethical standards for the business, ensuring compliance with the Company`s Code of Ethics
· Be proactive in relation to regulatory and legislative developments

The person

· Qualified Lawyer with more than 2 years PQE
· Working knowledge of Real Estate
· Preferable to have working in a leading firm in Practice
· Excellent communication and analytical skills

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