Real Estate Banking Lawyer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Banking, Legal

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  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Michele Bloomfield

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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  • Client:


Experience required:

  • Real estate banking lawyer
  • Familiar with LMA loan documents
  • Comfortable working with UHN clients, family offices, PE funds etc
  • Typical loan sizes £10-£100m+
  • Familiarity with offshore structures
  • Experienced with both investment and development projects


  • Review / help to negotiate term sheets (typical loan sizes are between £10 - £100m, all real estate sectors, UK wide and Western Europe, short term / long term, investment and development)
  • Manage the closing process once a transaction has been credit approved:
    • Engaging with both sets of lawyers
    • Loan document negotiation
    • Participating in conf calls with client and both sets of layers
    • Coordinating due diligence teams to work towards a specific timetable
    • Helping to deal with issues that inevitably arise
    • Pushing the CP process to ensure no delay in drawdown.
    • Liaising with valuer and providing any info required to ensure valuation is supported
    • Chasing everyone until closing!
  • Maintaining close communication with the relationship manager on deal progress
  • 3 days / week with time allocated according to the need. No specific working hours. Min 1 day / week office based