Commercial Contracts - Construction Lawyer

LAW Absolute
London (Greater)
£30.00 - £50.00 per hour
Closing date
17 Mar 2021
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Job Details

LAW Absolute are working with a local authority based in London who are seeking a Commercial Contracts Lawyer with extensive construction experience. This is a temporary role for three months initially and is inside IR35.

The Construction Contracts Lawyer will be required to undertake the following:

  • Draft and advise on a variety of construction documents such as JCT PCSA 2016, JCT D&B 2015, collateral warranties, and performance bonds.
  • Manage large regeneration programmes autonomously without the need for external support.
  • Conduct contract negotiations.

Our client is seeking candidates with a proven track record in this area as you will be working projects autonomously and therefore will need to hit the ground running. Previous local government experience in this area would be advantageous. It is essential you have a current practising certificate and are available on no more than three weeks’ notice. Currently, the legal team are working from home.

In order to register an interest in the role, please apply for the position with a copy of your updated CV or send your CV directly to

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.


LAW Absolute is an independent, niche legal recruitment consultancy with a strong infrastructure and an impressive level of expertise. We offer pragmatic and tailored solutions and work without any of the restrictions which can be imposed by major holding companies.

Teamwork is paramount. Every individual and organisation with whom we work benefits from the combined knowledge, hard work and energy of our experienced consultants.

The level of experience and expertise offered by our team of consultants is exceptional and our aim is to provide all candidates and clients with a truly consultative, efficient and results oriented service.

Our culture is one of transparency, integrity and honesty. We are proud to offer an utterly trustworthy, reliable and diligent service.

Find Us
020 7092 8000
5th Floor Queens House
55-56 Lincoln's Inn Fields
United Kingdom
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