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English Qualified Real Estate Litigation Lawyer - Edinburgh

Commercial Litigation - Private Practice
Ref: 374 Date Posted: Wednesday 25 Mar 2020
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Unique opportunity to join one of the largest law firms in Scotland- this highly respected firm is looking to hire an English Qualified (or Dual-Qualified) Real Estate Litigation Lawyer, with circa 4+ PQE, to be based in their Edinburgh or Glasgow offices. 

Role Profile:

  • Renowned as market leaders, this is a well-established team that has been involved in a number of landmark cases in the Supreme Court and the Court of Session, particularly in the Commercial Court.
  • Working with institutional investors/ funds, estate owners, retailers, commercial tenants and landlords, you will be involved in complex litigation at the cutting edge. 
  • At the same time, you will be responsible for cases in the County Court and Tribunal system. 
  • You will be encouraged and supported to use ADR (including arbitration, negotiation and mediation) to resolve disputes.
  • Providing advice and opinion work to clients in relation to real estate dispute resolution, always adopting a commercial approach.
  • Working with a range of clients including corporate, property, professional and high net worth individuals.
  • Dealing with complex and challenging issues with tight deadlines.
  • Representing clients in the County Court/Land Court/Lands Tribunal.
  • Actively seeking solutions through alternative forms of dispute resolution.

Candidate Requirements:

  • This is a significant opportunity to become responsible for the development and growth of the English Real Estate Litigation team. 
  • Experience in Real Estate Litigation is required. 
  • It is also essential candidates have the required qualification and experience of working in the English court system and have the ability to carry out all English work.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to manage own case load

On Offer:

On offer is a highly competitive salary and benefits package and the chance to work with a high ranking team within a major Scottish law firm.

To Apply:

For a confidential discussion about this position or to apply, please contact:

David Thomson, Director

Edinburgh: 0131 450 7164

Glasgow:   0141 244 0260

Email: david@thomsonlrc.com