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Construction Disputes Associate - Leading Global Law Firm

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CONSTRUCTION DISPUTES ASSOCIATE Salary: Competitive and based on experience Location: London Keywords: Construction, Disputes, Associate, Litigation, Arbitration

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Construction Disputes Associate to join a leading global law firm. This firm is renowned for its unwavering commitment to excellence and offers a supportive, inclusive environment where individuals are encouraged to grow and realise their greatest potential. The role involves handling both contentious and non-contentious issues associated with the construction and engineering industry, focusing on major projects in the UK and internationally. The ideal candidate will have experience in disputes arising from infrastructure projects, including acting on major International Arbitrations under various arbitration rules.

* Join a leading global law firm with offices in key business centres across the globe.
* Work within a collegial, collaborative and diverse environment that values mutual respect, dignity and understanding.
* Handle both contentious and non-contentious issues associated with the construction and engineering industry.

What you'll do:
As a Construction Disputes Associate, you will be immersed in high-stakes litigation and complex transactions across industry sectors. Your day-to-day responsibilities will involve handling both contentious and non-contentious issues associated with the construction and engineering industry. You will focus on major projects in the UK and internationally, often subject to international arbitration. Your role will require you to interact confidently with clients from different jurisdictions, developing business pro-actively while working effectively within an established team.

* Handle both contentious and non-contentious issues associated with the construction and engineering industry.
* Focus on major projects in the UK and internationally often subject to international arbitration.
* Work closely with developers, contractors, sub-contractors, suppliers and professionals such as architects and engineers across a number of sectors.
* Deal with disputes arising from infrastructure projects including acting on major International Arbitrations under various arbitration rules.
* Interact confidently with clients and develop business pro-actively.
* Work effectively within an established, close-knit team.


What you bring:
The ideal Construction Disputes Associate will bring a wealth of experience in contentious construction / International Arbitration work. You will have honed your skills at a highly ranked City practice or team, demonstrating excellent interpersonal skills and a clear communication style. Your ability to work effectively within an established team will be crucial to your success in this role. Experience dealing with clients from different jurisdictions would be beneficial, but is not a pre-requisite. You will be a qualified Solicitor (England & Wales) with 3-5 years post qualification experience.

* Qualified Solicitor (England & Wales) with 3-5 years post qualification experience.
* Experience in contentious construction / International Arbitration work.
* Experience dealing with clients from different jurisdictions is considered helpful but not a pre-requisite.
* Experience from a highly ranked City practice or team.
* Excellent people skills and a good, clear communication style.
* Ability to work effectively within an established, close-knit team.

What's next:
Ready for an exciting new challenge? Apply now!
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Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal

Focus: Litigation

Industry: Legal

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Associate

Location: London

Job Reference: A3QSVA-92D75004

Date posted: 13 June 2024

Consultant: Sam Stewart

Phone number:

sam.stewart@robertwalters.com

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