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Up to £100k pa
02920 388100
20 days ago

Senior Social Housing Associate

Location: Cardiff

Salary: Up to £100k pa

The role

The client are looking for an experienced Social Housing Development lawyer to join their fast growing office.

The Social Housing team pulls-together specialists from across the firm with particular expertise in this sector. They provide a “one-stop-shop” for  social housing clients by delivering seamless, sector-focussed advice across a wide range of legal areas, including corporate and commercial, planning and environment, procurement, development, construction, commercial property, finance, charging, sales, governance, renewable energy, housing and asset management, employment and HR, debt recovery, and property and commercial litigation.

The client’s Social Housing team and Social Housing Finance team are ranked in the national tables by the Chambers and Legal 500 directories.

The Client’s Development team has extensive experience of advising on large scale development and regeneration projects in the social housing sector, including site acquisition, joint venture, strategic land and collaboration agreements, options, conditional purchase agreements and disposal. They are experienced in disposals of both vacant and tenanted stock and stock rationalisation.

They are able to provide a seamless, end-to-end service to our clients, regularly working with our Employment team (on TUPE), Housing Management team (on consultation), Charging team (on discharging sale units and bought units) and Volume Sales team (on disposal of shared ownership units) in order to help their clients deliver their development program.

About you

I am keen to hear from experienced property development and Social Housing lawyers to join the firms office to spearhead social housing development for them in Wales/ West.

You will have delivered development services project transactions on time and on budget, advising on all aspects of land acquisitions, site assembly and stock rationalisation. You will have a track record of working collegiately and successfully within the social housing sector.

You will need to be confident as a business developer and have an exceptional track record in developing and maintaining strong and long lasting client relationships.


The client offers great career progression opportunities as part of an extensive and sophisticated sector within the firm. The team is unique in its ability to provide a full, national range of services to the sector, from seven offices across the UK so you will have plenty of support and resources on hand, and as much of our work is done in their regional offices, their costs remain very competitive.

Apply now

For a confidential discussion on this role, please contact Karen Jones at TSR Legal head offices on 02920 388100 / in confidence.