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Real Estate Litigation Legal Director

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Real Estate Litigation Legal Director to take on a key leadership role in a thriving Property Litigation team based in Manchester. The team, currently comprising of 14 fee earners, is renowned for handling all kinds of real estate disputes and is consistently ranked highly in the leading UK directories for real estate dispute resolution work. This role offers an ambitious lawyer the chance to lead a highly regarded team and drive the growth of the firm's Property Litigation offering in the North-West. For the right individual, there is a clear roadmap to partnership.

What you'll do:

As a Real Estate Litigation Legal Director, you will be at the forefront of high-value, complex commercial property disputes. You will also be responsible for landlord and tenant matters, asset management and development work. Your role will extend beyond litigation; as the most senior member of the Manchester team, you will lead, mentor and supervise junior members. In addition, you will collaborate with senior members across national teams to drive growth in Manchester. Your close collaboration with the firm's Real Estate department will be crucial in ensuring success.

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Real Estate Litigation Legal Director role is a qualified lawyer with 7-10 years' PQE and proven expertise in complex property litigation matters. You bring strong leadership skills to the table, along with excellent case management abilities. Your confidence and personable nature make you adept at client management. An entrepreneurial spirit and ambition are key to driving growth within our team. Lastly, your strong interpersonal and communication skills will enable effective collaboration across teams.

For further information about this role or other Private Practice opportunities in the North-West, please contact me for a confidential discussion on Ciaran.ONeill@RobertWalters.com or call in the first instance on 07721019717.

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal

Focus: Property

Industry: Legal

Salary: £80,000 - £95,000 per annum

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Manchester

Job Reference: 51025033/001

Date posted: 17 May 2024

Consultant: Ciaran O'Neill

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