• Area: Real Estate
  • Experience: 0-5 Years PQE
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Location: Dublin, Hybrid

Team Overview

Ready to put your ambition into action? To work alongside the brightest minds, on the most supportive teams, answering the questions that make a real difference to businesses? Discover a career at RDJ.

RDJ are a leading Irish corporate law firm combining the sharpest legal insight with human intelligence to deliver long-lasting business impact.

We bring together human intelligence and legal insights across our three offices to deliver the most impactful outcomes for businesses and careers. By investing in the potential of our people and the relationships that create winning teams, we are the legal advisor of choice to our clients and employer of choice to the best talent.

Empowering our clients with answers, not options, in diverse areas of the Irish economy, we advise multi-nationals as well as established and growing Irish companies, institutions and leading insurance firms.

About the role:

We have an exciting opportunity for an associate to join our specialist housing unit which is part of the RDJ Real Estate team.

Based primarily in Dublin, our housing unit specialises in advising developers on all aspects of residential development from site acquisition through the development of individual sites to the sale of developed sites to the PRS market, local authorities, AHBs, investors and private purchasers. We have a passion for delivering commercial solutions to the legal issues faced by our clients and take real pride in what we do.

Acting for a broad mix of Irish, international, private and public sector clients, the RDJ Real Estate team is known for its experience advising on property acquisitions and sales as well as large-scale lettings and complex asset portfolio transactions. We advise some of Ireland’s leading property developers on high profile developments throughout the country across a number of sectors including commercial, residential, retail, healthcare and hospitality. The team also works closely with other specialist units within the firm to offer coordinated legal advice on areas such as construction, finance, tax and corporate transactions.

Background and experience:

Solicitors with a range of 0-5 years of residential and commercial property conveyancing experience in a leading Irish law firms or in specialist conveyancing roles are encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate must:

  • Be commercially astute with a strong business sense;
  • Be experienced in both working as part of a team and independently with specific experience in the conveyancing of commercial and residential property;
  • Have excellent written and communication skills;
  • Have the ability to manage internal and external client relationships;
  • Have a proven ability to manage multiple priorities and ensure that deadlines are consistently met;
  • Have excellent academic credentials; and
  • Be a qualified Solicitor

Employee Wellbeing

We offer leading wellbeing initiatives, support for employees walking or cycling to work and respect for our people’s work-life balance. We’ve been recognised as leaders in workplace wellbeing by Ibec, as well as earning the KeepWell Mark and being listed in Leading in Wellbeing Top 100 Companies 2023.

This is a full-time permanent role with hybrid working and flexibility available.


If you wish to apply for this role, please email recruit@rdj.ie and include a cover letter and CV