BCL Legal Recruitment
0845 241 0933

Construction & Engineering Lawyer

Location:
West Midlands
Salary:
£42,000.00 - 70,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Archived
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
KW/65279

Description

Construction & Engineering Lawyer.

A highly regarded international firm in the West Midlands is looking for a Construction and Engineering Lawyer to join their engineering, projects and construction team. The team incorporates non-contentious and contentious practitioners and sits within the Real Estate department.

The team works against the backdrop of the firm's sectors, with particular focuses on energy and natural resources, development and hotels and leisure both domestically and internationally. They act for developers, owners, end-users, government bodies, lenders, contractors and consultants. This is a great opportunity to join a team which is valued for its commercial focus and in-depth market knowledge.

Responsibilities:
- You will have a varied role in working on both non-contentious and contentious matters
- The ideal candidate would have good experience in drafting and negotiating all types of construction documentation, including construction contracts, professional appointments, collateral warranties, third party rights agreements, parent company guarantees, terms and conditions of business, bonds and escrow agreements and be experienced in all forms of formal and informal dispute resolution, including mediation, adjudication, arbitration and litigation and have good industry knowledge
- The successful applicant will benefit from high-calibre work, whilst also enjoying a collegiate, supportive, and friendly working culture, as well as a high degree of direct client contact

Key Skills & Experience:
- Qualified solicitor with proven experience in construction law
- Excellent academics and good quality training
- An enthusiasm for developing and maintaining client relationships is essential
- Good legal skills including attention to detail and a genuine interest in the needs of the client
- Good communication skills and a proactive, can-do attitude
- An ability to think laterally and identify related issues and problems
- A confident and professional manner

The firm are offering a competitive salary and a clear and genuine path for progression.

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

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