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We have a really exciting opportunity for a Legal Secretary to join a highly regarded city firm to assist on a Project in the real estate team.
The firm is mid-sized with an excellent reputation and is ranked highly in Chambers and the Legal 500. You will be joining a friendly tight-knit team.
The Legal Secretary role is initially for 2-4 weeks but there is a possibility that the project might take longer and in that case, the term of the role would be extended accordingly and might even turn into a permanent position for the right person.
The role would be great for a law graduate seeking to get legal work exposure, or equally a future trainee looking for short-term work before starting their training contract.
Previous experience as a legal secretary and/or in conveyancing would be ideal.
Apply today to this Legal Secretary role as it is to start ASAP.
Lunaria Partners are advertising this legal secretary role on behalf of our client. We strive to respond to all applications but due to the volume received, this isn't always possible. If you have not heard from us in 7 days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
In-House Legal Assistant:
An excellent opportunity has arisen in-house with a well-known global private equity company.
They are a highly-regarded private equity firm that specializes in global infrastructure investments. The investments of the company are in energy, utilities, transport and telecom projects in North America, Europe as well as certain high-growth economies.
As the company’s headquarter is in America, the London Office is small but expanding rapidly. You will be a part of a small team with highly-energetic, supportive and friendly teammates!
As an in-house legal assistant, you are expected to assist on all elements of legal responsibilities which are heavily focused on transactional work. In addition to this, you have to provide support regarding the early-stage transaction documents, as well as compliance matters and admin work.
Any previous legal experience that involves transactional matters would be ideal for the role. Additionally, having good organizational skills with detail to attention, a proactive attitude and being a quick learner would be an advantage for this role.
If you have an interest in private equity and compliance, this in-house legal assistant role is perfect for you!
Lunaria Partners are advertising this In-House Legal Assistant role on behalf of our client. We strive to respond to all applications but due to the volume received, this isn't always possible. If you have not heard from us in 7 days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
A top 10 law firm is seeking 3 compliance analyst temps to assist on an interesting project in their compliance team.
The law firm is a top tier international firm with offices all over the world. The London office, where the compliance analyst will be based, is near Liverpool Street Station.
The team is really friendly and supportive and consists of conflicts analysts, AML analysts, risk lawyers and a compliance manager. The compliance analyst will work closely with the compliance manager on this project.
The compliance analyst project is expected to last for 2-3 months and is to start asap.
AML or Conflicts experience would be ideal, but applications are also welcome from future trainees looking for some temporary work for 2-3 months or paralegals who are wanting to move into a career in compliance.
Lunaria Partners are advertising this compliance analyst role on behalf of our client. We strive to respond to all applications but due to the volume received, this isn't always possible. If you have not heard from us in 7 days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
Associate, Asset Management
Every year the UK needs to build 300,000 homes. At Blend Network we are tackling the UK's under supply of housing using cutting edge financial technology to provide finance to property developers - and it's working.
Founded by an ex-Morgan Stanley director in 2017, we have already lent over £50 million to property developers, building hundreds of new homes. We have been featured in the Financial Times and were recently named "FinTech Business of the Year". We are growing fast and have big ambitions.
As an Associate, you will be at the centre of our Asset Management operations in our central London office. You will be responsible for managing development finance loan projects from end to end. You will be liaising with borrowers, brokers, valuers, surveyors and lawyers. Your role is to work alongside lenders and senior portfolio managers to give our borrowers an outstanding client experience.
Specific Responsibilities and Duties
- Build long-standing relationship with our borrowers through highly responsive helpful communication
- Reviewing and editing real estate development loan financial models
- Getting quotes and instructing professionals (valuers, surveyors and lawyers)
- Preparing, updating and actively managing due diligence checklists
- Preparing credit committee papers on new projects for senior team
- Taking minutes at credit committee
- Process due diligence documentation from borrowers
- Reviewing valuation and surveyor reports
- Manging the legal process for loan documentation
- Ensuring that all documentation relating to projects are correctly filed on internal systems
An amazing opportunity has arisen at an incredibly well regarded Silver Circle law firm in Birmingham who are looking to add a Property Litigation Associate to their market leading team.
The team sits within the firm's real estate group (one of the largest real estate practices in the country) and this means that they have a very diverse client base. The firm would describe the day-to-day work as stimulating and challenging (to give you a flavour of the work, they act for house-builders, pension funds, property companies, developers and telecoms operators in Court, in arbitrations, adjudications and mediations).
The firm is well known for its commitment to work-life balance and this is reflected in its very realistic billable targets!!
What They Are Looking For:
The firm are ideally looking for associates in the 0-4 year PQE range, with Property Litigation experience gained at another UK or international law firm. However, they will consider applications from outside this PQE range, so if you have Property Litigation experience, then please do get in touch.
The salary for this position is competitive and they have a great benefits package and bonus on top of this.
The firm's culture means that they have a high retention rate and many of their associates will have trained and chosen to stay at the firm (with many often going on to make partner)!
The firm's office is based in Birmingham (however, they are very pro-flexible working, with remote working being available up to 50% of the time).
If you are interested in finding out more information about this role, then please do get in touch!
Lunaria Partners are advertising this role on behalf of our client. We strive to respond to all applications but due to the volume received, this isn't always possible. If you have not heard from us in 7 days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
An amazing opportunity has arisen at a very well-regarded UK law firm who are looking for a Senior Associate to join their Commercial Real Estate team in London!!
The firm is top 50 and has an excellent and supportive culture and is top tier within the commercial property / commercial real space. They are highly ranked in a number of areas, and particularly in real estate and boast an interesting client base and work on high profile and interesting matters. They have a strong focus on work-life balance and this is reflected through their very realistic billable hours targets.
The team are incredibly successful and are a market leader in commercial development and investment in the UK. As such, the successful candidate can look forward to working for some of the leading investors, private developers, property companies, institutional investors, local authorities, private equity, funds, private banks, pension funds, and private clients on the full lifecycle of an asset or regeneration scheme from acquisition, development, legal structuring, financing, and letting through to sale.
To give you a flavour of the type of work, the team advise on all asset classes including industrial, logistics, mixed-use, offices, shopping centres, business and retail parks, hotels, residential, build to rent, healthcare, retirement, affordable housing, co-living and student accommodation.
The team are looking for candidates with experience in commercial real estate obtained at another well-regarded law firm/-in-house firm.
Personality and attitude are hugely important to them as they really value their team's close-knit culture and so are only looking to bring people on board who will fit in well.
Their ideal candidate would be 10 years PQE (but they are willing to consider candidates outside of this PQE range). So if you have relevant experience then please do get in touch!!!
Although the office is based in central London the partner is really supportive of agile working (with remote working being available 50% of the time). The hours are also excellent, it is rare you will take calls past 6pm and virtually never on weekends.
The salary for this Senior Associate is competitive for a leading UK law firm and they also offer a good bonus and benefits package alongside this.
Lunaria Partners are advertising this Senior Associate role on behalf of our client. We strive to respond to all applications but due to the volume received, this isn't always possible. If you have not heard from us in 7 days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
- REAL ESTATE LITIGATION PARALEGAL FOR A FIXED TERM 12 MONTH CONTRACT
- TRAINING CONTRACT POTENTIAL
Paralegal - Real Estate Litigation
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Paralegal with Real Estate Litigation experience who is looking to gain trainee level experience and run their own caseload.
The Real Estate team at this firm is highly regarded and highly ranked in Chambers and the Legal 500. The Real Estate Litigation team deals with a range of matters including development disputes, landlord and tenant issues, overdue rent and service charges, breaches of covenant and dilapidations. The team also cover construction disputes, property fraud and professional negligence.
The successful paralegal can look forward to a high level of responsibility managing their own caseload of smaller matters and having substantial client contact, as well assisting the Real Estate Litigation partner on larger and more complex matters. You can look forward to gaining experience on a range of litigious issues and experience of the whole litigation processes from instruction to settlement or trial.
Duties will include:
- Drafting letters before action, particulars of claim, particulars of debt, statutory demands, witness statements, instructions to counsel and experts
- Issuing County Court debt claims
- Preparing disclosure and trial bundles
- Legal research on a variety of landlord and tenant queries both commercial and residential
The firm are open to seeing applications from paralegals with a range of backgrounds and experience. However, academics are key and a minimum of a 2.1 is required as is completion of the LPC. In terms of experience you may have both commercial litigation and commercial property experience, but not necessarily Real Estate Litigation. Or you may be in a Real Estate or Commercial Property Litigation team seeking a new challenge. Any experience with landlord and tenant transactions – leases and licences (to assign, to underlet and for alterations) - would be an advantage.
The current paralegal has been offered a training contract with the firm to start in September, there is a strong possibility this paralegal role will also lead to a training contract.
It could also be a great opportunity for a future pupil or a future trainee looking to gain experience before starting pupillage/training contract.
The role is initially a 12 month fixed term contract.
Apply today to this Paralegal - Real Estate Litigation role to find out more.
Lunaria Partners are advertising this Paralegal - Real Estate Litigation role on behalf of our client. We strive to respond to all applications but due to the volume received, this isn't always possible. If you have not heard from us in 7 days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Real Estate Paralegal to join a mid-sized city law firm on an initial 6 month contract.
The Real Estate Paralegal can look forward to working within a small team with a partner who is ranked in Chambers, and having a high level of responsibility assisting on Real Estate Matters.
The team act for high and ultra-high net worth individuals on the acquisition, letting and disposal of private property. The portfolios are often comprised of both commercial and residential properties.
You can look forward to working closely with the partner and being given a high level of autonomy with transactions. Due to the size of the team you will also get the chance to attend client meetings, networking events and have client contact during the transactions.
It is anticipated you will have at least 6 months property paralegal experience. Having experience with seeing conveyancing through from start to finish and with managing the post completion process would be ideal.
The firm is open to whether this experience is from another city law firm, or from a regional firm. Any experience with high net worth individuals or properties over £1 million would be a bonus.
The firm has offered a number of their paralegals training contracts in the past and there is opportunity for the successful property paralegal to progress to being a future trainee.
Apply today for this property paralegal / real estate paralegal role to find out more!
Lunaria Partners are advertising this property paralegal / real estate paralegal role on behalf of our client. We strive to respond to all applications but due to the volume of applications, this isn't always possible. If you have not heard from us in 7 days your applications has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
An amazing opportunity has arisen to work in a Top-Tier IP law firm specialising in patent and trademarks as a patent secretary. This is a full-time, permanent position based in one of the most iconic buildings in London, ‘The Shard’.
They are one of the best IP firms in Europe and the UK who provide legal advice on protecting inventions and trademarks. They have a strong clientele in the sectors media and entertainment, pharmaceutical, aerospace, social media, technology and electronics.
The firm have embraced hybrid working and you will be able to work 2/3 days a week from home.
You will be supporting a senior partner who is named in Chambers and The Legal 500 and who is well liked within the firm. You will become an integral part of the team and also have the support of the central patent secretarial team.
You will be working with clients directly, while supporting the Patent attorneys and fee earners in their day to day tasks. In addition, this job offers high levels of autonomy which allows you to be in charge of your own work. For the right person patent paralegal duties may also be included in the role.
As it is a high profile role, previous experience as a Patent Secretary is a must. Other than that if you think you have good organizational skills, effective time management strategies, attention to detail and strong communication skills this is an amazing opportunity for you!
The firm is looking forward to welcoming a highly motivated person with prior experience as a Patent Secretary to join their team!
This role comes with an amazing salary along with other benefits!
Lunaria Partners are advertising this patent secretary role on behalf of our client. We strive to respond to all applications but due to the volume received, this isn't always possible. If you have not heard from us in 7 days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.