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Residential Enfranchisement Senior Associate

Taylor Root
England, London, City of London
£122500 - £162500 per annum
Closing date
28 Jun 2024

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Residential Enfranchisement Senior Associate (Part-time)

London - City

Our client, a leading Top 20 national City law firm is seeking a part-time Senior Residential Enfranchismenent Solicitor to join ASAP for 12 months on a FTC basis for 3 or 4 days a week to cover maternity leave.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an award-winning Residential Estates team with a national presence, to be based in the firms' London office.

The Role

The firms' highly successful and established Real Estate team acts for many landed estates, charities and property investment companies who require all manner of asset management and landlord and tenant legal services.

You will work on the other side of top City firms and High Net Worth West End practices, dealing with top-quality work for a highly impressive client base.

Your background

The successful individiual will be an experienced Residential Transactional Enfranchisement Solicitor (ideally 6 PQE+) to support and supervise team members and provide a client management role to assist in servicing residential key accounts with:

* Experience dealing with statutory lease extension claims under the Leasehold Reform Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 (lease extensions and collective claims) and Leasehold Reform Act 1967
* Drafting and negotiating leases and transfers
* Experience drafting and advising on residential tenancies including assured shorthold tenancies and familiarity with the Tenant Fees Act 2019 as well as Rent Act 1977
* Experience dealing with licences to alter, licences to assign and deeds of variation
* Some knowledge of rights of first refusal under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987 is desirable but not essential

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

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Established in the 1980s, Taylor Root is now widely recognised as being one of the world’s leading legal recruiters. Operating out of offices in the UK, Dubai, Asia and Australia, we are ideally placed to assist law firms, banks and companies with their legal recruitment on an international basis. Taylor Root has a strong track record in the recruitment of: Heads of legal and legal advisers; Law firm associates and partners; Contract/locum lawyers; Paralegals; Company secretaries and Compliance professionals.

We regularly recruit for positions in all of the following regions: Western and Eastern Europe; The Middle East; Asia including Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, mainland China and Bangkok; Australia and New Zealand, across The Caribbean and Offshore locations. .

In areas such as Project Finance, Derivatives or Capital Markets, where an international search is appropriate, our offices aim to provide truly global coverage and deliver a comprehensive candidate shortlist.

Through hard work, a professional and ethical approach, and not being afraid to be objective, Taylor Root continues to foster excellent, long-term candidate and client relationships throughout all of its offices.

Taylor Root is a member of The SR Group. The SR Group is a specialist recruitment consultancy dedicated to raising standards in the business environments that we serve. The sectors we cover include tax, legal, human resources, marketing, professional support and executive search, dealing with a substantial number of the world's leading professional partnerships, multi-national corporations and international banking groups as well as small to medium sized developing organisations.

For more information please contact your nearest office:

5 Fleet Place


T: +44 (0)20 7415 2828

Suite 614, Liberty House
P.O. Box 506739
Dubai, UAE
T: +9714 448 7770

1918 Hutchison House
10 Harcourt Road Central
Hong Kong
T: +852 2973 6333

Level 15, Prudential Tower
30 Cecil Street
Singapore 049712

T: +65 6420 0500

Level 12, 25 Bligh Street
Sydney NSW 2000
T: +61 (0)2 9236 9000

Level 4
520 Collins Street
Victoria, 3000
T: +61 (0)3 8610 8400

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