Construction Solicitor

BCL Legal
England, West Midlands, Birmingham
£63000 - £70000 per annum
27 Jun 2022
25 Jul 2022
Angharad Warren
Job Title
Practice Area
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Full Time

Construction (Projects) Lawyer - 1 - 3 yrs PQE - International firm - Birmingham

This is an exciting opportunity for a junior Construction Solicitor to join the Birmingham construction team of a leading international firm.

The Role

As a non-contentious Construction Solicitor at this leading law firm, your responsibilities will include:

* Acting for employers, funders, project companies, contractors, consultants and insurers across both the private and public sectors.
* Acting across a range of sectors including infrastructure and energy (nuclear, renewables, conventional and oil and gas), property, waste, education, transport and health.
* Advising on the full spectrum of non-contentious/transactional construction matters.

Candidate Requirements

The successful Construction Solicitor will have:

* A good understanding of national standard forms (including JCT, NEC and ICE) and experience of preparing and advising upon all associated documentation including collateral warranties, duty of care agreements, performance bonds and guarantees.
* Ideally some experience of infrastructure and energy related transactional construction and/or projects work (not essential)
* Experience from private practice or an in-house environment.
* A strong academic background.
* Commercial awareness and judgement.
* The ability to work efficiently within tight timescales.
* A willingness to engage in marketing, business development and social events.

Job Offer

The successful non-contentious Construction Solicitor will be well rewarded with:

* A highly competitive salary and benefits package.
* A dynamic and exciting environment with a supportive and friendly culture.
* A clear commitment to development and progression.
* Agile working environment.
* Flexible working patterns available, full or part-time applicants, hybrid working as standard.

Apply Now

Or for a confidential discussion regarding this Construction Solicitor position or about your career generally, please contact Angharad Warren at BCL Legal.

BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.