Real Estate Finance Associate

Real Estate Finance Associate

Job Category: Associate
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: London

About Acuity Law

Acuity Law is a dynamic law company with a modern organisational structure and an agile, fluid team-centric model. Not held back by tradition, we are always looking to improve our client service and grow our community of lawyers.

We are a team of instinctively commercial lawyers, passionate about delivering the best legal service with our people and our clients at the heart of everything we do.

As experts in our fields, total quality at all levels of our business is our hallmark. This is our measure of success: long-standing client relationships, helping our clients to achieve their business objectives as an extension of our client’s commercial and legal teams.

Role Overview

We are recruiting a Real Estate Finance Associate, with 2+ years of post-qualification experience, to join a growing Real Estate Finance department in a well-established commercial practice.

You will be joining a highly experienced team of Real Estate Finance Lawyers, who advise lenders and borrowers on all types of real estate backed debt transactions, covering all asset types, debt sizes and tiers of debt. We are renowned for our high level of client service and our transactional expertise.

The team advises on all aspects of a transaction, drawing on the expertise of our market leading specialists in the finance, real estate, construction, planning and corporate disciplines. Our clients include commercial and private banks, alternative lenders, building societies, funds, developers, listed corporates, owner-operators and high net worth investors.

We advise in relation to asset classes as diverse as residential real estate, commercial/residential mixed use, shopping centres and retail parks, hotels and other leisure facilities, student accommodation, offices, care homes and industrial. In the development arena, our work can range from large scale transformational developments to refurbishment works.

Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate will be a technically strong Real Estate Finance lawyer with 2+ years’ PQE who is seeking responsibility, client contact and the opportunity to be an integral part of a growing team.

It will particularly be of interest to someone looking for a modern approach to supporting and advising clients, as well as an opportunity to join a department with aspirations for growth and development.  

To be successful, you will be ambitious and commercially minded.  You will need to have excellent client care skills with the ability to communicate directly with clients at a senior level, strong technical skills, particularly drafting, presentation and able to work well under pressure, dealing with multiple matters at any given time. 

A strong background in Real Estate Finance as part of a banking/finance real estate team is required experience at a well-regarded commercial firm, along with a keen interest in business development. 

Salary Range

In return, we are offering an excellent salary, benefits package and genuine opportunity for career progression.  

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