This job posting isn't available in all website languages

LUX-Junior Real Estate lawyer

Graduates & Law Students
JR-1465 Requisition #

Clifford Chance is one of the world's leading law firms and the Luxembourg office is one of the leading players in the Luxembourg legal services market at the forefront of legal and regulatory development and involved in many of the most important transactions in Luxembourg.
With around 110 lawyers and 10 Partners, the key areas of expertise of the Clifford Chance Luxembourg office include: Banking, Finance and  Capital Markets, Corporate, Investment Funds, Tax, Litigation and Real Estate.
As part of the Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice area, our Real Estate team work on a large variety of areas of the Real Estate sector, including in particular:
•    Acquisition and disposal of properties (asset deals and share deals)
•    Office and commercial lease agreements
•    Development projects
•    Construction
•    Zoning and urban planning
•    Environment
•    Administrative law, including licensing for the regulated real estate activities and public procurement
•    Support to the other practice areas of the firm and our Luxembourg office (Real Estate finance, investment funds, …) 
•    Real Estate related disputes

Our Real Estate team has been advising key players of the sector, whether local or international, and has gained a strong reputation over the years as a result of its successful involvements in major Real Estate transactions.

In the context of the continuous development of our activities, we are seeking a highly motivated:

 Junior Lawyer (m/f) in our Real Estate team

Some of your various responsibilities will include:
•    Drafting of client memoranda and client correspondence;
•    Drafting of contractual documentation;
•    Legal research in any of our practice areas;
•    Contribute to the management of legal audits;
•    Attending meetings with clients and third parties;
•    Drafting and preparing of procedural documents (court applications, written submissions, legal exhibits, …) and settlement agreements;
•    Drafting of research notes for the benefit of the department; 
•    Presentation of new developments in laws, regulations, case law and legal doctrine at fortnightly department meetings.



What we are looking for: 
•    You have 0-3 years' experience in the Real Estate area, ideally gained within a specialized team within a Luxembourg law firm. 
•    You have a good knowledge of civil, commercial law, urban planning and administrative law.
•    You successfully passed an academic degree in law. A specialisation in Real Estate law is considered an asset. 
•    You are ideally admitted to the 'Liste II' or undertaking the CCDL.
•    You are fluent in French and English. Any additional language skills (particularly in German and/or Luxembourgish) would be considered as an asset.
•    Commitment, team spirit and communication skills are required qualities to progress in a stimulating environment.


What we offer:
•    A unique opportunity to work on exciting transactions and matters requiring thought and creativity.  
•    A dynamic and multicultural work environment to favour professional and personal development.
•    Autonomous file management in collaboration with your colleagues.
•    An individualized professional relationship with local and international clients.
•    A training programme to further develop your legal and business skills and stay up to date on legal developments with our Clifford Chance Academy.


Please upload your complete application in English online (CV & cover letter). Incomplete applications will not be considered.

At Clifford Chance, we are committed to treating all employees and job applicants fairly and equally. We have a number of initiatives and networks that support our aspiration to be the Global Law Firm of choice. These include our LGBT, Gender Parity, Ethnicity and Disability networks.

Previous Job Searches

My Profile

Create and manage profiles for future opportunities.

Go to Profile

My applications

View your applications

My applications