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Construction Solicitor

Absolute Executive Search
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Competitive salary based on experience.
Closing date
15 May 2024

Job Details

Absolute Executive Search are delighted be working with a well-established firm who are looking to appoint a Construction Solicitor into their Leeds team. 

The role is predominantly non-contentious and the team work closely with the firm’s largest clients including high net worth individuals, contractors, developers and project funders working on infrastructure to commercial and residential buildings, offices, retail, logistics and production facilities.

Key Responsibilities:-

  • Preparation and negotiation of the terms of construction documentation including tenders, letters of intent, main contracts, sub-contracts, and collateral warranties.
  • Advising in respect of funding arrangements, and procurement routes.
  • Advising clients in a wide range of projects.
  • Dealing with disputes which can arise on construction projects, whether via negotiation and settlement or more formal dispute resolution procedure.


  • All levels of PQE considered.
  • Good knowledge of non-contentious and contentious construction work.
  • Experience in dealing with large developers and funders.
  • A good technical grounding across Real Estate.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Good customer service skills and able to develop long standing client relationships.
  • Qualified in England & Wales.

Negotiable dependent on experience

If you are interested in this position then please apply or contact us directly for a confidential discussion.


Absolute offers an executive search service within the Legal sector, appointing fee earners at all levels, across all sectors, whether on a permanent, consultative or locum basis.

We are partnered with national, small independent and Legal 500 practices and support clients UK wide.

Our attention to detail, personal approach and integrity enables us to source qualified and quality professionals for all our clients.

We pride ourselves on our candidates experience with us and our motto is simply “Let’s talk about you.”

We offer a “Refer A Friend” Scheme so for each friend or colleague you refer to us, you will receive £200 of gift vouchers as long as the candidate is not known to us already.  (Payment will be made on the successful start date).

Please contact us for a confidential discussion and “Let’s talk about you.”

Office: 02039 122520

Mobile: 07443 886780




Company info
0203 9122520
The Cedars
Church Road
TN23 1RQ

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