Construction Solicitor

29 Jan 2021
26 Feb 2021
Cassie Bell
Job Title
Practice Area
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Construction Disputes (contentious) Solicitor/Associate, 3-7 PQE, Cambridgeshire, £Excellent plus extensive benefits including 26 days annual leave, flexible holiday scheme, corporate gym membership, pension and life assurance. Global Top 10 law practice providing legal advice to a global client base, ranging from small and mid-sized businesses to the largest multinationals. The Partners provide a great platform for lawyers to develop their careers within an international organisation. 

The firms litigation teams are widely acknowledged to be among the very best in the legal profession. Acting for major clients throughout the world, they regularly deal with large-scale matters involving multiple jurisdictions for multi-nationals through their award winning and ground-breaking approach to project management. As a result, the work they do is incredibly varied and includes business disputes, commercial litigation, construction, regulatory issues, real estate litigation, IT, shipping, IP, and enquiries and investigations. The construction and engineering lawyers are acknowledged experts when it comes to large scale projects and disputes avoidance and management. Acting for governments, public bodies, major multinational, national and international corporations and contractors, the matters they deal with are often highly significant and complex.

The firm are looking for a talented Senior Associate to join the team in Cambridge (3 – 7 years PQE). The role will suit driven, confident solicitors with demonstrable skills within the construction space, who also want to develop and thrive within an exciting and international focused team. Ideally with experience working on high value contentious construction matters. The focus of the team is major infrastructure and development projects, acting for a wide range of national and international clients. You must have the ability to deal with the competing demands of clients which arise from involvement in a number of separate matters at once and have the ability to work flexibly to tight deadlines. Able to demonstrate the delivery of excellent client care. Due to the nature of the work in this role, drive, enthusiasm and ability to work well as part of a team are vital. The ability to build great relationships with colleagues you work with in other practice groups and experience of supporting junior colleagues. Have good networking skills and be able to demonstrate an ability to build client relationships and develop new ones. Be commercially aware and be willing to participate in group training and know how. Remote working can be considered. Outstanding career opportunity.