In-house Contentious Construction Solicitor

7 days left

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£72000 - £88000 per annum
27 Mar 2024
24 Apr 2024
JN -032024-6379280
Lucy Martin
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Looking for a mid to senior level Solicitor to specialise in Construction Disputes for global engineering business as In-house Contentious Construction Solicitor.

Position offers good package and opportunities.

Client Details

Our client is a renowned multi-disciplinary, global engineering business that have been delivering creative, value-led solutions for over 45 years - focusing on Sustainability, Cities and Infrastructure, Engineering Design, Specialist Consulting and Technology.

They specialise in a range of different sectors, with a presence in 37 locations worldwide.

They are looking to boost their in-house legal team with the support of an experienced In-house Contentious Construction Solicitor to work on Construction Disputes on a hybrid basis from Leeds or Manchester.


You'll be expected to:

  • advise on corporate governance
  • advise the company on contentious matters and provide commercial and legal solutions
  • support the business with defending claims and disputes
  • liaise with insurers to manage claims and disputes


We are looking for someone with between 5 - 10 years PQE and expertise in construction law.

Dispute resolution experience and negotiation skills, commercial mindset and ability to work as part of a collaborative team are also essential.

Having worked within the Building and Construction and Engineering industries beneficial.

Job Offer

Successful in-house contentious construction solicitor will receive flexible package including salary circa £80-85k plus benefits and hybrid working from Manchester or Leeds