BCL Legal Recruitment
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Contentious Construction Solicitor

Location:
Birmingham
Salary:
£44,000.00 - 52,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Archived
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
AW/60947

Description

Contentious Construction Solicitor

This is an opportunity for a junior level contentious construction solicitor looking for a new challenge at a top UK firm. Working from this firm's growing Birmingham office, you would have the opportunity to contribute to the growth of the department working alongside a partner, regarded as a leader in the field, on contentious construction matters for a client base that includes major public sector and private clients nationwide.

New and sustainable revenue streams mean that this team is growing steadily and organically. Excellent prospects for progression and market leading salary.

BCL Legal is pleased to be working alongside this leading national firm in its recruitment of a contentious construction solicitor, ideally with a minimum of two years' post qualification experience, to its highly regarded and award winning construction practice.

Ideally, the successful construction litigation solicitor will be coming from a competing firm although regard will be given to those coming from smaller firms where good quality experience has been gained. You should be comfortable working with a good degree of autonomy advising on a wide range of construction and engineering related disputes. Knowledge of FIDIC and NEC would be an advantage.

Within the role, you will be involved in proceedings in the TCC, ADR including adjudication and mediation, dispute avoidance, PFI and defects disputes, professional negligence and general advisory work. Work may be domestic or international in nature.

The successful construction litigation solicitor will enjoy taking an instrumental role in business development initiatives and help the partner in the team expand the team's provision of construction litigation services throughout the West Midlands and beyond.

You should also comfortable training and mentoring junior colleagues, delegating client work effectively to junior fee-earners as appropriate.

Sector focus includes housing, education and leisure.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please contact Angharad Warren at BCL Legal.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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