Legal Counsel (London, UK)


Job description

We are looking for a commercially savvy solicitor to join one of the most exciting and fast-growing start ups in London. We are looking to attract someone with relevant commercial property legal experience to provide advice and support to our sales and account management team and external clients, combined with a passion to influence the future growth of the business, by introducing and presenting the JustPark service to potential high-profile clients.

You will be working alongside the Business Development and Senior Management teams. Ideally you will have 3 years’ relevant property legal experience with the desire to work in a fast-paced environment. You will also have the opportunity to influence our business development activities within the commercial real estate sector. You will meet and network with asset managers and high-profile property professionals, creating awareness of how JustPark can increase the value of assets by monetising under used or underperforming sites.

Combining your legal experience with a desire to influence business development activities, you will provide legal support and advice as required to help shorten the sales cycle, as well as promoting and presenting the JustPark service to potential clients both in the UK and abroad.

About Us

At JustPark, we are on a mission to make parking effortless: easy and stress-free for every driver on every journey, and maximally efficient for cities.

Our industry-leading service helps over 1.5 million drivers find parking in seconds - with real-time information on availability, restrictions and price for 1.4 million spaces. Drivers can even reserve and pay for a guaranteed space at 20,000+ locations via our 5-star apps.

On the flip side, our award-winning technology unlocks underutilised space for our drivers, and helps property owners and parking operators manage their assets more effectively - from offices to council parking bays, commercial car parks to driveways.

JustPark is one of London's most exciting, fastest-growing startups - backed by investment from BMW, LocalGlobe (CityMapper) and Index Ventures (Zoopla, Just Eat, Deliveroo), alongside the support of our own customers as part of two huge equity crowdfunding rounds: a record-breaking £3.7m in 2015, and a further £2.8m in December 2017.

Winners of the Smart Cities UK Awards, the British Parking Awards and Richard Branson’s #VOOM competition; rated 96% by our customers from over 600,000 reviews; and ranked as the #1 parking app in the UK - JustPark is leading a £50bn industry into the digital age.

Responsibilities Include

  • Providing legal advice, drafting, checking and progressing real-estate agreements with clients and their legal advisors
  • Owning core contract terms to ensure they are up to date and protect JustPark’s interests
  • Managing communication with external Lawyers and advisors where appropriate
  • Meeting, presenting to and networking with potential high-profile clients in a business development capacity


  • 2+ years legal experience dealing in Commercial real estate.
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced, Agile environment.
  • Drive to become the best within your field.
  • High levels of integrity.
  • Clear and positive communicator, with ability to influence.
  • Awareness of Sales processes / business acumen.

It's a Bonus If You Have

  • Corporate, Procurement and/or Contract Law experience.


  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Free lunch every day, cooked by our in-house chef (check out her Instagram: whatsjuliecooking)
  • Comprehensive stock options
  • Generous holiday package
  • Flexible working - our normal working hours are 9 to 6 but we trust you to manage your time if something different works for you
  • Brand new Macbook Pro or Windows laptop
  • Generous training opportunities
  • Quarterly team Away Days
  • Table tennis


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End date
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 12:00 AM
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