BCL Legal Recruitment
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Construction Professional Support Lawyer (PSL)

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Location:
Birmingham
Salary:
£50,000.00 - 70,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
AW/66947

Description

BCL Legal is pleased to be working with a leading national firm in helping to recruit a Construction PSL to its highly regarded construction team in Birmingham. The team advise on all aspects of legal construction matters, from strategic advice on procurement at project inception through to contentious aspects of projects during and after the completion of a project. The team advise on development work, major infrastructure projects, remediation contracts and process plant and power generation projects. They also advise clients on disputed issues acting in adjudications, Technology and Construction Court actions, arbitrations and mediations.

This role is offered over three or four days, 24 hours per week, and includes added flexibility in terms of agile/remote working options.

What will the role involve:

* This is a varied role and will involve the creation and maintenance of precedents (principally non-contentious)
* Organising, creating and delivering training sessions both internally and externally
* Responsibility for know-how and know-how materials
* The creation of external articles for the department
* The creation of articles for the firms' website
* Conducting research on key or new areas of law to support the construction team
* On-going team training and development
* Handling of miscellaneous team member queries

Candidate requirements of the successful Construction PSL:
* At least four years' construction experience as a fee earner or PSL.
* Solid technical and drafting skills, ideally gained from a highly regarded regional, national or international firm.
* A strong academic profile, ideally 2.1 at degree level.
* Team player with excellent communication skills (both written and oral).

Benefits:
* Highly competitive salary plus an attractive benefits package.
* The opportunity to work in a friendly and collegiate team.
* Flexible working and part-time hours within a role that has been tailored for a part-time worker.

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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