Transactional Construction Solicitor

Realm Recruit
£55,000 - £70,000 DOE
Closing date
23 Oct 2021
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A Legal 500 listed firm are looking to hire a transactional construction solicitor with 5-8 years' PQE to join their firm in Manchester. 

In this role you will partake in non-contentious construction work, dealing with complex procurements on behalf of major clients. 

The firm offers significant flexibility and the opportunity to work from home at least 3 days a week so this is the perfect opportunity for someone who wants to reduce their commute and have a healthier work-life balance. 


Transactional Construction Solicitor – Manchester  

The company 

  • A Legal 500 listed large commercial practice 
  • The firm have been recognised for banking & finance, commercial property, company & commercial, energy & renewables, insolvency & restructuring, commercial dispute resolution and employment in The Times Best Law Firms. 
  • This role has come about due to growth in what was already a very successful and highly reputable team. You will have the opportunity to develop and play a leading role in the construction team. 
  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside, Oldham, Rochdale, High Peak 

Added extras and benefits 

  • Excellent salary 
  • Significant flexibility - at least 3 days at home per week  
  • Excellent benefits package 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Transactional Construction Solicitor or FCILEx with 5-8 years’ PQE 
  • Will have a background in non-contentious construction work, dealing with complex procurements on behalf of major clients. 
  • You will be personable and a good communicator  
  • You are someone with excellent organisation and time management skills   


How to apply for this Transactional Construction Solicitor role  

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above.   

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact George on 03300 245 606 or email  

George is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of construction and commercial insurance lawyers. He recruits for roles at all levels, from commercial insurance paralegals to partners and works with leading commercial insurance teams across Manchester and the North West. If you’re looking to make a move, George can help you take your next step. 


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