Construction (contentious and non-contentious) Solicitor

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£40,000 - 46,000
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Private Practice
Reference Number:
AW/67288/AG
Posted:
27 November 2018
Construction (contentious and non-contentious) Solicitor A fantastic opportunity for a newly qualified to two year qualified solicitor to join the Birmingham office of a large national firm focusing on a broad range of contentious and non-contentious construction advice for clients on large scale projects and disputes. Excellent working environment which offers flexibility and a highly competitive salary and benefits package. The Role will involve: * Construction and engineering disputes of differing sizes and complexity involving litigation, arbitration, adjudication and mediation. * Transactional construction work from reviewing consultants' appointments and collateral warranties to drafting, negotiating and preparing the full suite of construction agreements required to deliver schemes and projects. * Acting for major employers and developers as well as national and international banks. * Helping to build and maintain strong client relationships. Requirements of the successful Construction (contentious and non-contentious) Solicitor: * At least a 6 month dedicated seat in construction (either contentious or non-contentious) and/or post qualification experience in construction. Candidates coming from insurance backgrounds will be also be considered if there is demonstrable construction dispute related experience. * 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). * A clear interest in and enthusiasm for construction. Benefits: * Highly competitive salary plus bonus and an attractive benefits package. * High quality work in a supportive environment where you will gain access to excellent training and development. For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please contact Angharad Warren at BCL Legal. If you're interested in the role of Construction (contentious and non-contentious) Solicitor, 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. For a full list of jobs you can also visit the BCL job search page. BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.
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Angharad Warren

Associate Director: Private Practice
Birmingham

angharadwarren@bcllegal.com

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