Real Estate Finance Solicitor

Real Estate Finance Solicitor


243601 GBP - 306512 GBP / Per Year

Permanent, Full-Time

contact: 020 7759 7968


Job Description

The Firm

Our client is a prestigious global firm based in London specialising in complex high value domestic and cross-border deals, financing, compliance risks and high stakes disputes.

Over the last couple of years, our client has significantly expanded their London presence having doubled in size, with now London being our client's largest non-US office.

Our client's international reputation is unparalleled, and they are consistently ranked in the legal directories for Corporate M&A (Premium deals £750+), Finance, Private equity, Real estate, TMT, Financial Services, Data protection, Employment and Commercial Dispute Resolution.

The firm's London growth is reflective of the firm's wider success, with profit per equity partner increasing every year so far by 4%.

Our client also boasts an impressive client base, including the Big 4 accountancy firms, Credit Suisse, Bank of America and Barclay to name a few; with excellent high-quality work guaranteed.

The Opportunity

The firm are seeking an exceptional Real Estate Finance Solicitor to join their L500 recognised department. The head of department for the Real Estate Finance team is considered one of the best in the City, having recently been recognised in the financial press for innovation in the field.

The Real Estate Finance team predominantly work on loan origination, finance transactions for alternative lending and commercial mortgage-backed securitisation. The team are considered experts in the field and have extensive experience handling multi-jurisdictional, complex and high value matters.

Recent highlights of the Real Estate Finance department include being lead manager for an international bank regarding a property portfolio valued at over €800 million and a £250m sale of a residential real estate portfolio.

This is an incredible opportunity for an ambitious and an exceptional Real Estate Finance solicitor to be part of a market leading team.

The areas covered by the Real Estate Finance practice include (but are not limited to):

  • LIBOR Transition
  • Structured Credit
  • Real Estate
  • Direct Lending and Private Credit Lending
  • Asset-Backed Finance

Required Experience

  • Real Estate Finance Solicitor with 4 - 6 years' PQE
  • Distinguished academic credentials
  • Magic Circle/Silver Circle/US trained


  • Hybrid working
  • Cravath Scale salary
  • Life Assurance (4x salary)
  • Group Income Protection
  • Private Medical Insurance

If you're interested in applying for this Real Estate Finance Solicitor vacancy, please get in touch with a member of our team.

Birchrose Associates, trading name of Huntress Search Ltd, acts as a Recruitment Agency in relation to all Permanent roles and as a Recruitment Business in relation to all Temporary roles.

We practice a diverse and inclusive recruitment process that ensures equal opportunity for all we work with, irrespective of race, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, age or gender. As an organisation, we encourage applications from all backgrounds and will ensure measures are met when required, to allow a fair process throughout.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.

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