Associates

Property Lawyer supporting the Finance team on the Property element of Finance transactions

Purpose of the role

 

To support the lawyers in our busy Finance Department in all property-related aspects of their finance work.

The individual will work closely with the Finance Partners and Associates and will also remain in close contact with the Property Partners. The individual will also work closely with both the Property and Finance PSLs.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Provide strategic property advice around the provision of security for any members of the finance team completing such work
  • Providing conveyancing support to finance teamsCompleting property due diligence as required
  • Completing title investigations when needed
  • Reviewing certificates of title
  • Advice on large scale commercial property aspects of lending

 

Skills, experience and attributes required of the ideal candidate

 

  • Senior – 7 or 8 years
  • Dealing internally with the team and reporting directly to banking clients
  • Ability to make decisions – although the property team is there for support
  • Knowledge of security transactions is desirable although not essential
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Project management and orgnaisation skills
  • Ability to persuade and influence senior individuals
  • Ability to work to deadlines, manage multiple projects and deliver under pressure
  • Ability to work on own initiative

 

Key internal relationships

 

  • Property and Finance Partners
  • All Finance fee earners
  • Property and Finance PSLs