Construction Legal Director

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Posted 30+ days ago
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Contract Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£70,000 - 100,000
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Private Practice
Reference Number:
AW/74637/2
Posted:
30+ days ago
Construction Solicitor An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Birmingham office of a Top 50 UK law firm for a Construction Legal Director to focus on non-contentious construction projects. Progression at this firm is awarded on merit rather than years' served basis and applications for this Legal Director position will be considered from candidates with approximately five years' experience upwards. A forward thinking, innovative and dynamic environment where original thinkers thrive. The Responsibilities As a Construction Legal Director at this firm, your responsibilities will include: * Maintaining and developing client relationships. * Drafting documents, letters and contracts (including standard form contracts JCT/NEC, bespoke forms of contract, appointments and collateral warranties). * Providing clients with advice on all aspects of procurement. * Leading on construction projects from inception to completion. * Assisting partners on complex projects. * Supervising and supporting more junior fee earners and delegating work as appropriate. * Working with clients across a range of sectors including commercial, industrial, healthcare, residential, retail and education. Candidate Profile To succeed in your application for this Legal Director position, you will have: * 5+ years' PQE in non-contentious construction (and ideally procurement). * Quality experience be it from a boutique construction firm, a regional, national or international law firm, in-house of local government. * A keen desire to build your practice and ambitions to progress your career quickly. * A proactive approach to networking and business development. Job Offer The Legal Director will be rewarded with a very competitive package including: * Legal Director level appointment. * Commensurate salary and benefits package. * Bespoke development plan tailored to you as an individual and working towards partnership. * A flexible and supportive working environment where you will be supported to reach your potential. For a highly confidential discussion about your career and/or this opportunity, please contact Angharad Warren at BCL Legal. Angharad can be reached directly on 07469152425 or by email at angharadwarren@bcllegal.com BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer. 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. 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
Angharad Warren

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