CONSTRUCTION SOLICITOR

Location
Reading
Salary
Competitive
Posted
24 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Ref
KT26018E
Contact
Karl Tomkinson
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Dynamic Construction Solicitor sought for a highly reputable Commercial Firm in Reading.

THE FIRM
Our client is a highly reputable Legal 500 Commercial Law firm with offices in London and the South East.  Committed to providing an excellent and extensive range of commercial legal services, they are extremely results driven with client care at the core of their work.  Recognising the importance of continuous training they invest in supporting their staff and encourage career progression and development.  They are actively involved with local charities and businesses within the community and can boast an enviable client base.

THE ROLE
The successful Construction Solicitor will take on a varied role providing appropriate legal advice and instructions to clients.   You will have reliable knowledge of the client industries and will be keen to increase your commercial awareness and business development.   Taking on a varied caseload the successful Solicitor will represent clients on both contentious and non-contentious matters.  The firm is looking for a confident and proactive team player who is target focused.  This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who has strong communication skills and is capable of building longstanding relationships with clients.  This role will additionally require someone who is flexible and able to work in the London office.

Please contact Karl for further information quoting reference KT26018.

THE CANDIDATE
You will be a Newly Qualified or 1year PQE Construction Solicitor.
You must hold a valid Law Society Practicing Certificate.
You will be IT literate competent with the use of Word/Outlook /TFB or similar.
You will have practical experience of contentious and non-contentious construction law.
You will have knowledge of adjudication and CPR procedures.
You will be a personable team player and initiator.
You will have excellent time management and organisational skills, able to work well under pressure.
You will have a keen interest in business development.

CONSTRUCTION SOLICITOR


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