|Working hours:||Full-time (09:30 - 17:30)|
|Reports to:||Tim Fogarty|
|Team:||Planning and Development Risk|
Winckworth Sherwood is an exciting, diverse and growing business. Joining our team will see you work with some of the UK’s most interesting clients.
In the last year alone we have:
However it’s not all about big numbers and high-profile projects; the real success of our business comes from the ability of our teams to provide fantastic service and create long-lasting relationships.
Our Planning department are looking to recruit a 1-3 year pqe lawyer to join our growing Development Risk practice. The team is led by partner Tim Fogarty and provides advice on a broad range of development risk issues which face the firm’s developer client base.
Winckworth Sherwood act for a significant number of the UK’s major housebuilders and Registered Providers who are generating an increasing volume of development risk work for the team reflecting the continuing pressure on housing delivery.
The team works in close collaboration with the firm’s planning and real estate practices and advises clients on the following core areas:
The role is fast moving, involves a significant degree of client contact and requires an appetite for problem solving across a broad range of development issues.
The successful candidate is likely to be a real estate lawyer with experience of acting for residential developer clients and an interest in the areas of work the Development Risk team handles. Past experience (as a trainee solicitor) in planning and/or property litigation would be beneficial but not a requirement.