BCL Legal Recruitment
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Construction Solicitor

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Location:
Leeds and West Yorkshire
Salary:
£45,000.00 - 70,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
JHO/65727

Description

Construction Solicitor/Partner, Leeds

The Firm and The Team

- An established, highly regarded City firm which has opened a Leeds office to better look after its clients in the North
- Committed to investment in and development of the Leeds office
- The four partner construction team is divided into two sub-teams (contentious and non-contentious) however around 75% of the work is contentious
- Clients include developers, major corporations, funders, contractors, sub-contractors, construction consultants, local authorities, registered providers of social housing and PFI consortia
- Opportunity to be involved in some of the largest construction disputes in the social housing sector
- There is already significant work based in the North which is currently serviced in London, so there is a local client base ready for further development

The Candidate

- A contentious construction solicitor with the drive and ambition to grow the firm's construction offering
- At least three years' PQE in contentious construction and confident to run matters with minimum supervision
- Some non-contentious construction experience would also be useful
- Applications from candidates at partner level who have the ambition to develop business throughout the region are very welcome

The Benefits

- The opportunity to take a leading role in Leeds as part of the national construction team
- The opportunity to get involved in the development of the team
- The chance to be a key player in a small but rapidly growing office
- A strong salary and benefits package

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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