Construction Associate Solicitor – 1611

Salary £100,000 - £160,000
Job Type Permanent
Location Finsbury, London

My client, a Top Tier International firm, is recruiting for a Construction Associate Solicitor to join their firm in Finsbury, London.

My clients dedicated team provides specialist advice on construction and engineering disputes around the world. They act for a diverse client base of contractors, government bodies, public authorities, private developers, funders and other stakeholders involved in high value construction and engineering work.

You can expect to advise on a broad range of projects including commercial, industrial, retail, hotel and leisure, energy, utilities and other major projects such as large engineering schemes and infrastructure projects.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to join a hugely successful team.

Main Responsibilities

• Liaison with clients and managing cases under the supervision of a partner
• Building excellent working relationships with clients and peers within the firm
• Clear, concise and unambiguous preparation and drafting of relevant documentation
• Conducting legal research using internal and external knowledge management resources
• Developing own informal internal and external network of contacts
• Attending business development and profile raising events (client seminars, graduate recruitment activities)

Attributes/Skills Required

• Qualified lawyer with proven and extensive experience in Construction law
• Experience of International Disputes is an advantage but not essential.
• Ability to acquire, consolidate and apply fundamental and up-to-date knowledge of the law
• Entrepreneurial
• Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
• Excellent verbal and numerical skills
• Organised and able to work to strict deadlines with the ability to prioritise realistically
• Good housekeeping/file management practices; manages and records time promptly and accurately
• Resilient with the ability to handle setbacks and pressure
• A self-starter, able to work alone and within a small team
• Cooperative and collaborative in approach and is able to develop excellent working relationships at all levels and roles
• Ability to operate professionally and proactively at all times
• Exhibits an understanding of the Firm's position in the market and how it distinguishes its services from its competitors
• Excellent academic and professional qualifications

Should you have any questions or wish to apply please do not hesitate to contact Clear Legal and Financial Recruitment.

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Job Title: Construction Associate Solicitor - 1611
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