Senior Construction Legal Counsel

England, Leicestershire
£75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
02 Jul 2024
30 Jul 2024
JN -062024-380846
Sophie Sinfield
Job Title
In House Counsel
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Senior Construction Legal Counsel

Location: Leicestershire - hybrid working

Salary: up to £90k plus benefits including car allowance, bonus, private medical and enhanced policies.

Our client, a leading organisation within the construction industry, is seeking a motivated and experienced Senior Construction Legal Counsel to join their Legal and Compliance team based in Leicestershire. As a key member of the team, you will play a fundamental role in shaping the future success of the Group Legal function.


  • Manage a broad spectrum of work, including the drafting, advising and negotiating legal agreements, specifically property and construction.
  • Offer advice on construction matters which may include litigation, such as; terminations, pay less notices, and adjudications, and oversee external lawyer's input as needed.
  • Collaborate with Senior Lawyers on complex and strategic projects.
  • Providing guidance and advice to the business on legal matters.


  • Qualified Solicitor with demonstrable construction experience.
  • Proactive individual with the ability to cultivate relationships across the business.
  • Commercially minded and able to balance risk with business objectives.
  • In-house experience is helpful but not mandatory.
  • Strong ability to work both independently and collaboratively as part of a team.

This is a fantastic time to join the organisation as they are due to go through a significant growth period. As a Senior Construction Legal Counsel, you will contribute to the success of the organisation by providing pro-active and innovative legal advice and support.

If you are looking for a challenging role where you can contribute to the growth and development of a dynamic legal team, then we invite you to apply for this position. For more information please reach out to Sophie Sinfield.

Apply for Senior Construction Legal Counsel

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

4000 characters left

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on TotallyLegal you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy notice. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Similar jobs

More searches like this

Similar jobs