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Construction Lawyer

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Are you a Construction Lawyer looking to make the move away from big firm politics? If so, this could be the role for you! We are currently recruiting for a very exciting and unique in-house opportunity within the Construction Team of a well known international organisation. The ideal candidate will hit the ground running by demonstrating excellent work-ethic and technical skills, as well as the ability to motivate and mentor junior members to shape this growing team.

Key responsibilities of the Construction Lawyer

  • Working closely with the team's Head of Department to deliver excellent quality work
  • Providing support and offering high-quality legal advice to clients on a broad range of construction matters
  • Negotiating and drafting contracts to a high standard
  • Involvement in the department’s business development and marketing activities
  • Mentoring and supporting juniors within the growing team

Key skills required of the Construction Lawyer

This opportunity will suit someone with over 7 years PQE, who is willing to hit the ground running with this fantastic opportunity.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 7+ PQE experience within construction law, either contentious or non-contentious
  • Ability to work well with little to no supervision
  • Excellent attention to detail and drafting skills
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills

About the Organisation

This well-respected global organisation based in the heart of Birmingham is known for its supportive work culture and flexible approach to hybrid working. This is an extremely unique opportunity for a motivated Construction Lawyer to join a growing team with the promise of engaging work and great career prospects.

For further information on this or other similar construction roles please contact Nisha Jassi at Robert Walters on 0121 260 2562 or email nisha.jassi@robertwalters.com

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal

Focus: In-house & Generalist

Industry: Legal

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Birmingham

Job Reference: 51010043/001

Date posted: 17 May 2024

Consultant: Nisha Jassi

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