Construction Solicitor (minimum 5 years¿ PQE)
Salary competitive, dependent upon experience plus staff benefits
Due to the continued growth of this Legal 500 firms Commercial Property Department, we are recruiting a Construction Solicitor to support their clients with construction law matters. The role will be predominantly non-contentious, but contentious experience would be considered.
As this is the firm¿s first appointment of a construction lawyer, you will be responsible for not only acting for the firm¿s existing clients, but would also be involved in assisting the partners and other senior members of the department to generate construction work from the existing client base and contact network. Whilst not essential, you may have a following of clients or an established network of professional contacts that could generate leads.
You will have the opportunity to shape and develop the firm¿s construction offering, in conjunction with the partners, in the manner they think fit and will have the support of the department and the marketing function of the firm.
This role would suit candidates with an ability to work independently in a supportive, collegiate environment and who are able to respond to clients¿ urgent requirements whilst maintaining and supporting the maintenance of a proper work/life balance. Candidates should have an ability and willingness to communicate effectively with clients, colleagues and other departments of the firm. The role has attractive promotion prospects for the successful candidate, including the possibility of a partnership position.
For more information and a confidential discussion about this role, please do not hesitate to call Leanne Taylor in the Clayton Legal office (01772 259121) or apply today with an updated CV.