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Property Litigation Senior Associate

Taylor Root
England, West Midlands, Birmingham
£50000 - £70000 per annum
Closing date
1 Jul 2024

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Property Litigation Associate / Senior Associate

We are instructed on behalf of a very well-regarded national law firm seeking a highly skilled and motivated Associate / Senior Associate to join their Property Litigation Team. This is an excellent opportunity for a 4+ PQE solicitor to work on a broad range of complex and high-profile property litigation matters.

Key Responsibilities:

- Advising on Restrictive Covenants and Easements: Provide expert advice on restrictive covenants and easements for site disposals, ensuring clients' interests are protected.
- 1954 Act Security of Tenure and Lease Renewals: Handle matters related to security of tenure and lease renewals under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954.
- Court Action for NHS Trusts: Manage court actions to remove 'bed blockers' for NHS trusts, facilitating better use of healthcare facilities.
- Removing Squatters: Lead proceedings to remove squatters from central London properties, including obtaining interim possession orders (IPOs) for charitable organizations.
-GP Partnership Disputes: Represent clients in court proceedings and arbitrations involving disputes among GP partnerships.
-Dilapidations Disputes: Handle multi-million pound dilapidations disputes, ensuring clients achieve favorable outcomes.
-Break Notices: Advise on and manage the issuance of break notices to facilitate estate re-organization for clients.
-Judicial Review of Planning Decisions: Conduct judicial reviews of planning decisions, particularly for the development of clinical units.
-Recovery of Arrears: Oversee the recovery of arrears from commercial tenants, employing effective litigation strategies.

Candidate Requirements:
-Qualified solicitor with a minimum of 4 years post-qualification experience (PQE) in property litigation.
-Strong knowledge and experience in dealing with a wide range of property litigation matters.
-Excellent analytical, negotiation, and communication skills.
-Ability to manage a diverse caseload and work under pressure.
-Proven track record of providing high-quality legal advice and achieving successful outcomes for clients.
-Strong commitment to client service and team collaboration.

What is on offer:
-Competitive salary and benefits package.
-Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
-A supportive and inclusive working environment.

For more details, please get in touch.

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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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