Contentious Construction Lawyer (5+ PQE)

Location
England, London
Salary
benefits
Posted
10 Oct 2016
Closes
07 Nov 2016
Ref
5+24 CC MM
Contact
Michael Madigan
Job Title
Associate
Practice Area
Construction
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A well-respected and market leading multi-national law firm are seeking a contentious construction associate at the 5+ PQE level to undertake a thrilling position within a highly regarded construction team.

The team is headed by a Partner that possesses an excellent client base across the construction world. This is the perfect chance for an associate with a passion for both general construction and disputes to amalgamate the two within the legal sphere. The team is well-known for its ability in adjudication and has the intention to solidify its expertise within a number of key areas and regions. It is therefore a prerequisite for this role that the successful candidate has strong experience in adjudication procedure - including both the capability to conduct adjudications and draft adjudicatory pleadings.

The team deals covers a wide variety of construction work within a range of sectors and a variety of clients. This includes; contractors, developers, operators, insurers, re-insurers, energy, owners and consultants, both domestic and international. The successful candidate will possess a strong academic record, wide ranging commercial acumen and excellent negotiation skills, as well as being a team player.

Career development and progression is available at this firm and the working environment is one that allows for a more favourable work/life balance than other international City firms.

Cogence Search is a leading London legal recruitment organisation. Our recruitment consultants accomodate associate solicitor and partner lateral moves and work with boutique, national, U.S. and international Law Firms. We are working as a legal recruitment agency in relation to this role. For more legal based positions please visit our website or contact one of our legal search network.