Construction Lawyer

Thomson LRC
Edinburgh or Glasgow
Excellent Salary + Bonus + Pension + Flexible Benefits + Flexible Working
07 Oct 2021
04 Nov 2021
Job Title
Practice Area
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Full Time

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for a junior transactional Construction Lawyer to join one of the largest specialist construction teams in the world. Working with a high-ranking, award-winning international law firm, based in their offices in Edinburgh or Glasgow, this is a full-time, permanent role.

Role Overview

Key duties of the Construction Lawyer role will include:

  • Acting for employers, funders, project companies, contractors, consultants, and insurers. 
  • Acting for major property developers in Scotland and in the UK, over half of the UK's top 50 contractors, a large number of the top contractors worldwide and an impressive range of private and public sector clients active in the construction space.
  • The wider Construction and Engineering team acts across the sectors including real estate, infrastructure and energy (nuclear, renewables, conventional and oil and gas), waste, education, transport and health.

Candidate Requirements

The firm is looking to hire a junior level Lawyer with experience of non-contentious construction work. Applications are invited from those who demonstrate:

  • NQ-5 years’ PQE.
  • Prior experience in construction, engineering or projects is essential for this role.
  • A strong background in transactional construction work.
  • Exposure to construction, projects and energy work and flexibility is an advantage.
  • Experience in transactional (non-contentious) construction law from a law firm or in-house legal team. 
  • Strong technical and communication skills. 

Candidates based in Scotland as well as Lawyers looking to return or relocate to Scotland are invited to apply. 

On Offer

In return, the Construction Lawyer will be offered a highly competitive salary and benefits package and the chance to work with a globally renowned construction team.

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