Work for Merton ❮ Current Vacancies ❮ Principal Residential Property Lawyer (2325)

Principal Residential Property Lawyer

Grade/Salary - MGB £60,510 - £62,178 per annum plus an annually reviewable market supplement up to £10,000 and a Welcome Payment of £3,000.

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The South London Legal Partnership (SLLP) could be the place for you, providing legal services to the London Boroughs of Merton, Richmond, Sutton, Wandsworth and the Royal Borough of Kingston. We are able to offer employment opportunities across all aspects of local government legal work.

We are based in South West London and offer a wide range of flexible working options, including hybrid working and compressed hours.

This is an exciting opportunity for anyone wishing to work in an interesting, fast paced and collegiate environment within an established residential client base as we have a number roles ranging from an experienced principal solicitor, a senior lawyer or a legal assistant. 

These vacancies are as a result of internal promotions as we are an organisation that is keen to invest in development of staff. 

The residential team deals with a wide range of property related matters, including conveyancing of public sector stock such as RTBs, lease extensions etc, challenging housing projects and client management. 

This is an opportunity to develop skills to manage your own caseload and technical skills in public sector dealings and an ability to participate in innovative and challenging ways to delivery housing.  

We are looking for real team players, who are self-motivated, bright, adaptable and able to deliver to tight timescales.

Experience in a residential conveyancing practice is essential for all roles as you will be acting for several Councils in relation to a wide range of demanding residential local authority land matters.  Knowledge of the local government legislation and governance is essential. 

Job Opportunities at the South London Partnership. Please visit our website About SLLP (

For further information contact – Amrita Chuhan 0208 8271-5248 or

Interviews will be held on the 30th July 2024