New – Construction Associate (Contentious), 1-4 PQE, Leading Global Firm, London
This leading global firm are looking to recruit a bright and personable Construction associate to join their impressive London team.
We are looking for a Construction lawyer to join the team to work on a variety of construction matters. This will focus predominantly on contentious matters.
Knowledge, skills and experience required
A minimum of one years' experience predominantly in contentious construction law, which includes building work, preferably with some process plant, energy, utility and/or infrastructure experience ideally with an international element.
The ability to actively support complex transactions, liaising and coordinating with fee earners from other relevant disciplines as needed.
The ability to contribute to the general upkeep of the group (whether that be to training, precedents, or know-how generally).
A proven record of a high standard of client care for existing clients at the highest level.
The enthusiasm to market to clients.
Displays a knowledge of key areas of the law by providing clear, precise, practical advice and has experience of and/or an appetite to do some contentious work as needed.
The successful candidate will have:
Excellent academic achievement with a minimum 2:1 degree or equivalent.
Contentious construction experience gained within a quality environment likely but not exclusively to be within a large or mid-tier firm
Excellent drafting skills
Strong commercial awareness
Excellent organisation skills
Proven team working abilities