Real Estate Counsel

London, Greater London, United Kingdom
Corporate Functions


Posted: 1 Jan 2019
Weekly Hours: 38
Role Number:200020850
Do you love helping people and acting as a trusted resource to others? Do you enjoy building deep expertise as well as navigating new and different tasks every day? Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, great ideas have a way of becoming phenomenal products, services, and customer experiences. You will bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you can accomplish. More significantly, you’ll become a trusted source of support whom other Apple people know they can count on. Join Apple, and together, we can turn every single day into a chance to make something in our workplace better than it was yesterday.

Key Qualifications

  • Strong verbal, writing and presentation skills
  • Ability to drive transactions
  • Ability to focus and cut through complexity to distill the most important issues
  • Ability to make and own hard calls
  • Comfort with ambiguity
  • Comfort with playing a supporting role
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Strong individual contributor who thrives in a team environment
  • Experience with international transactions and renewable energy transactions preferred


The attorney’s duties and responsibilities include: (i) negotiating and drafting office and retail leases, purchase and sale agreements, design, construction and other agreements, for a variety of real estate projects and services, in the UK and beyond; (ii) working with outside counsel and handling Apple’s internal retail, facilities, finance, corporate, energy, mergers and acquisition, hardware, litigation and tax departments in connection with real estate-related transactions and issues; and (iii) advising Apple in connection with land use, governmental approvals and permits, litigation related to Apple’s facilities, real estate aspects of mergers and acquisitions and a variety of other real estate-related matters. The job includes working on on-the-ground legal work as well as participation in strategic discussions on how to best satisfy Apple’s business requirements. This is a unique opportunity to work on a wide range of matters across the globe in a fast-paced environment and develop a broad skill set. ******* Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Education & Experience

Active qualification to practice law in England and Wales. Fluency in a second European language a plus.

Additional Requirements