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Legal Director Real Estate

  • Location:

    Dublin

  • Sector:

    Legal & Compliance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact phone:

    RUTH LYNDON

  • Contact email:

    ruth@phoenixrecruitment.ie

  • Contact phone:

    0876599222

  • Published:

    5 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-10-31

Our Client:
A dynamic, progressive market-leading international law firm.

The Opportunity:

  • To join the expanding and talented Real Estate team as Legal Director in its Dublin city centre offices.

  • Command one of THE most competitive salaries on the market. 

  • Advise a broad portfolio of domestic and international institutional, developer and corporate clients.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Advise on the purchase and sale of commercial properties, mixed-use developments and high-value property portfolios.

  • Advise on all aspects of real estate development including financing transactions and real estate issues arising in an M&A transaction context.

  • Advise on the sale, purchase and negotiation of commercial leases, including short terms and long-terms leases.

  • Advise on real estate loan portfolio transactions e.g. purchase, sale and distressed assets work-out.

  • Assist and advise junior members of the team as required.

  • Ad hoc projects as required.

Key Skills & Qualifications:

  • Qualified Solicitor with strong Real Estate experience in an Irish or international law firm - minimum of 6 years' PQE

  • Excellent technical skills

  • Excellent document drafting and negotiation skills

  • Fund and private equity investments experience (supporting and negotiating)

  • Very strong client relationship development and management skills

  • Commercial and solutions-focused

  • Strong team player but self-motivated

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and business development experience