Construction Associate

Location
England, West Midlands, Birmingham
Salary
£45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted
22 Aug 2019
Closes
19 Sep 2019
Ref
BBBH16163
Contact
James Wootton
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

This chance to join a Top 50 firm will springboard your career - they're expanding organically with some heavy hitting hires. Though already a leading firm nationally, they're making waves in the market and have some very exciting plans. Now is an exceptional time to join their ongoing path of success.

The Firm

This Chambers ranked, top 50 national practice are undergoing one of the largest surges of growth, and they are looking to strengthen their already reputable corporate presence. With over 6 offices nationwide, award-winning 'legal 500' ranked partners, they are a firm truly going from strength to strength. The firm have been voted the fastest growing law firm on the south coast, and this coupled with their organic growth, makes them a truly fantastic firm to work for.

The firm promote work life balance and have a heavy focus on a healthy working environment. You are encouraged, should you wish, to engage with colleagues, network in the local area and to ignore departmental boundaries, making the firm as cohesive as it can possibly be. The firm is attracting solicitors from Top 50 Law firm backgrounds, making them a national heavyweight practice.

The Role

This is an excellent opportunity for a Construction Solicitor (2+ PQE) to join this highly regarded practice in Birmingham

You will work within a Real Estate powerhouse, where 40% of their annual turnover comes through their wider Real Estate groups. The construction disputes department are market leading regularly advising on the highest value matters.

The Construction & Engineering team advise at all stages of the project life cycle. The team assist a broad range of clients, including developers, contractors, sub-contractors, consultants, funding and letting institutions across a full range of industry sectors including Property development, infrastructure projects, Energy, Oil & Gas, Aviation and Retail.

You will be responsible for construction documentation, including consultants' appointments, building contracts, letters of intent, collateral warranties, third party right notices, assisting in the construction of aspects of real estate transactions and corporate finance. Must be familiar with all standard forms of construction contacts.

Requirements

  • You will be a Construction Solicitor with at least 2 years PQE+ (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of PQE, and I would encourage even the most experienced of candidates to apply)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Working in a respectable Construction Disputes department
  • Working on international matters (Desirable but not essential)
  • Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your background. Also, you will receive an industry-leading benefits package



Apply now for this exceptional opportunity for a Construction Solicitor to work within a market leading practice