Construction 8+

Construction 8+
  • £90,000 - £102,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • London, England London London GBR NW1 3BF
Job Ref: BLJ921942012
Sector (PP or In-house): In-house
Practice Area: Construction
Date Added: 14 October 2021

International construction company that undertakes a broad range of work including: bespoke developments for clients, public.

An opportunity for a strategic thinking more senior Lawyer with experience in construction and project work to join the established team. Experience of negotiating construction and project documents is required and experience of working with the commercial teams on projects in delivery. Experience or understanding of new methods of construction or product liability is an advantage. Experience of having worked in non-UK jurisdictions is also an advantage.

Integrated development and construction projects, some of which are JVs.

To provide legal support on proposed construction projects including the review and negotiation of main contract terms (based on JCT/NEC[FIDIC] standard forms as well as framework arrangements), stepping down of terms into sub-contracts and consultant appointment;

  • To provide legal support covering a range of issues on active construction projects;
  • To support the Head of Legal in people manager and team matters- this is not a people manager role.
  • To provide general commercial legal advice to the business.
  • Analyse, review, evaluate and research risks, and develop and implement alternative solutions.
  • Maintain current knowledge on legal developments, disseminating updates to business units.
  • Provide support, including management/ coordination, on contentious matters including dispute resolution via mediation/ adjudication/ arbitration/ litigation.
  • Produce, analyse, interpret, implement and update the Lendlease legal and risk policies, procedures and databases and prepare, review and provide legal documents and reports to track legal issues, recommend corrective actions and maintain timely information in compliance with requirements of Governmental agencies, laws, statutes, rules and regulations.
  • Advice on Construction Act claims and dispute management and some litigation experience.
  • To provide legal support on development projects, including an understanding of upstream documents.
  • To assist in managing and updating all precedent documents for the construction business.

For additional information, please contact Brian Littleton at Chadwick Nott on 0203-096-4549 or 07919-293351 or at

*Where a level of experience is indicated, this is a guideline only and represents the amount of time we would usually expect a candidate to accumulate the requisite level of experience. This does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Chadwick Nott
13/11/2021 15:43:13
GBP 90000 102000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Brian Littleton

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