Construction Lawyer

Location
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
Salary
£45000 - £63000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted
01 May 2019
Closes
29 May 2019
Ref
BBBH12766
Contact
Jason Connolly
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

This firm has offices Nationally, with state of the art working spaces, their London office is highly impressive.

They now stand at over 200 members of staff and have recently had some heavyweight Partners join the practice, further bolstering their already impressive client base.

The firm has recently had a seamless merger with a well-respected practice. You will find a very collegiate culture which has a family feel running throughout, every Partner is on hand to develop, train and mentor all levels of staff. They have many homegrown Partners, the firm has an ethos of sharing rewards, hence them having a very open Equity Partnership model, all Partners are Equity and they have a way of working which ensures that the firm remains very profitable, they continue to invest in their infrastructure and are well-managed.

Over 60% of staff have been at the firm for over 10 years, they have an unheard-of staff retention rate. There is a nice social element to working at the practice with regular events and weekly sporting activities.

This firm has offices Nationally, with state of the art working spaces, their London office is highly impressive.

They now stand at over 200 members of staff and have recently had some heavyweight Partners join the practice, further bolstering their already impressive client base.

The firm has recently had a seamless merger with a well-respected practice. You will find a very collegiate culture which has a family feel running throughout, every Partner is on hand to develop, train and mentor all levels of staff. They have many homegrown Partners, the firm has an ethos of sharing rewards, hence them having a very open Equity Partnership model, all Partners are Equity and they have a way of working which ensures that the firm remains very profitable, they continue to invest in their infrastructure and are well-managed.

Over 60% of staff have been at the firm for over 10 years, they have an unheard-of staff retention rate. There is a nice social element to working at the practice with regular events and weekly sporting activities.

The role

The firm are seeking to hire a Construction Lawyer into their flourishing, Leeds City Centre

The firm has one of the largest and strongest real estate practices outside of London. You will have experience of adjudication, arbitration and litigation in the TCC as well as the ability to give practical and commercial advice at an early stage where projects are in distress. commercial advice at an early stage where projects are in distress. Typical disputes include interim and final payments disputes, professional negligence claims and issues of delay and defective works.

The team act for employers (corporates and high net worth individuals), construction professionals, contractors and sub-contractors and the successful candidate can look forward to a broad range of quality work across various sectors;

This role comes with excellent prospects for career progression and development.

Requirements:

  • You will be a Construction Lawyer with at least 3 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of PQE)
  • Excellent client care skills are essential
  • Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package

This is an excellent opportunity for a Construction Lawyer to join this Top 200 into the Leeds City Centre office.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.