Construction Litigation Associate

JMC Legal.
England, London
£88000 - £118000 per annum + excellent benefits
19 Feb 2021
26 Feb 2021
Marcus Chu
Job Title
Practice Area
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time

Construction Litigation Associate: Widely considered one of the strongest construction litigation practices in the UK and globally, you will work with market leaders in this Legal 500 and Chambers ranked department.

The Firm

Headquartered in London, this full-service law firm has rapidly accelerated through the Top 50 ranks in recent years; there are no upper limits when it comes to high-speed expansion and long-term commercial growth plans. Revenue shows a tunnel vision increase of more than 100% since 2010, with two-thirds of its revenue sourced outside the UK. Its international footprints continue to expand into more Asia-pacific offices.

This international firm is renowned for dealing with the most complex, high value work amongst its elite competitors. The teams are highly experienced in managing cross-jurisdictional transactions, high-value complex disputes and arrangements on behalf of businesses and high net worth individuals - expertise spans across multiple jurisdictions, including Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the US.

The firm is among the top international associations of independent law firms located in the world's financial and commercial centres. The culture thrives on diversity, respect for the individuals, inspiring and empowering individuals to fulfil their potential and the firm's potential.

The Role

This is an exciting opportunity for a Construction Litigation Associate (3-6 PQE) to join this Top 20 law firms City of London office and be part of a wider award-winning firm.

The Construction Litigation team have undergone significant growth of recently, with a recent key hire within this department this has gone from strength to strength. Widely considered one of the strongest construction litigation practices in the UK and globally, you will work with market leaders in this Legal 500 and Chambers ranked department.
You will be:

  • You will focus on domestic and international construction disputes
  • You will act for bluechip corporates, global institutions and contractors, with experience spanning the commercial, residential, hotels and retail sectors.
  • You will work in a high-level client-facing role, working with existing clients and new clients.
  • You will help manages junior and trainees

As an Associate in the department, you will work with the Partners and Senior Lawyers on complex matters. You will be given a large amount of responsibility and client interaction that will allow you to larger career prospects.


  • You will be a Construction Litigation Associate with 3-6 years PQE (There is no upper limit for the level of PQE and more senior candidates will be taken into account for a senior position)
  • You will be currently working within a City or International practice.
  • Worked within a respectable Construction department
  • Excellent drafting and communication skills.
  • Actively engage in networking and development opportunities

Salary & Benefits:

  • You will receive a market-leading salary with an excellent bonus structure and benefits package.
  • The firm also promotes work-life balance with working from home days.

This is a standout position for a Construction Litigation Associate to join this Top 20 practice in their City of London Headquartered office.
Apply now for immediate consideration, alternatively please feel to email or call for a confidential conversation.