The Lifeline Project was a well-regarded charity. Failure to carry out the targets within the contracts led the charity into insolvency and resulted in a personal, 7-year disqualification order.
Anthony Collins Solicitors is a market leading firm within our specialist sectors. We have a national client base and a team of lawyers who are genuinely passionate about the work that they do. Our approach is built on long-term relationships and we can demonstrate this through a long and established client base.
Our housing association clients find themselves in a rapidly changing world. Alongside affordable housing, many are diversifying into open market sales and private rental markets, competing with traditional house builders in a highly commercial environment. Many are also involved in large-scale development and regeneration projects, and engaged in complex joint ventures and funding projects.
Our clients require decisive and commercially minded lawyers, able to offer creative solutions with a ‘can do’ attitude.
We are looking for two property lawyers, to grow and strengthen our highly-regarded team.
Solicitor- 3-5 PQE
We are seeking a property solicitor with good technical credentials and a passion for engaging in our specialist sectors, particularly housing and property development. Working within an experienced team with a keen focus on training and development, you will be able to grow your experience across a broad base of commercial property work including portfolios sales and acquisitions and property development.
Solicitor- 4-6 PQE
We are seeking an experienced property lawyer to deliver joint ventures, property funding structures, portfolio acquisitions and disposals, development and regeneration projects. We require someone who can influence through a commercial and pragmatic approach, and who can build and maintain strong relationships as a result of the high level of client contact required in the role. This is a great opportunity to build your career and expand your role within the firm and the sector.
We are actively seeking lawyers who will be our leaders of the future and within each role, there is the potential to develop your people skills through managing others.
Anthony Collins Solicitors is an Equal Opportunities Employer
Leader of the housing sector.
On 23 July, trainees from Anthony Collins Solicitors will host an ‘experience day’, which will involve various activities and presentations, with lawyers and non-lawyers from across the firm.
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