Lawyer – Construction

Location
Leicester
Salary
£40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted
09 Jul 2019
Closes
06 Aug 2019
Ref
C05314601
Contact
Charlotte Waters
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Seeking a Construction Lawyer to join a top Legal 500 law firm in the East Midlands.

Our client is looking for a construction lawyer with a minimum of three years PQE to join a specialist team of lawyers based in Leicester, focusing on all aspects of construction law and liaising with a range of clients from property developers to contractors, higher education bodies and private individuals.

Responsibilities
  • Advising clients
  • Drafting and negotiating building contracts
  • Warranties
  • Professional appointments and bonds
  • Contentious and non-contentious cases
  • Adjudications
  • Strategic procurement advice
  • Dispute resolution
The Candidate
  • Legal executive or solicitor with at least three years’ PQE
  • Solid background and knowledge of current construction law
  • A strong academic background is advantageous
  • Technical with impeccable attention to detail
  • Exceptional communication and negotiation skills
  • A flair for networking and business development
The Firm

Our client is a full-service firm with strong roots which has been run by successive generations of the same family for well over a decade. Over a substantial amount of time, the firm has seen a period of rapid growth and now has multiple offices across the Midlands and East Anglia region. Highly regarded, this Legal 500 firm is known as one of the country’s leading commercial law firms with clients ranging from local businesses through to global enterprises and government departments. The firm upholds its traditional values of providing excellent client service and combines this with a commitment to using the latest technology and a determination to provide excellent working conditions and, as a result, has achieved nationally and internationally recognised awards including Investors in People and Lexcel Practice Management accreditation.

Benefits
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Performance rewards
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance
  • Pension plan
Lawyer – Construction

For further details of this Construction Lawyer vacancy, please contact Charlotte on 01954 208061 quoting reference C05314601.

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