This leading commercial firm has a fantastic new role for a construction Solicitor with 5 years'+ PQE.Based in Crawley, the work on offer is mainly...
Construction Solicitor (mix contentious and non-contentious)
£48,000 - £70,000 ++ DOE
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Construction Solicitor with 3+ PQE to join the Top rated Construction team of this well-known Legal 500 firm. This is a fantastic opportunity to work within a highly regarded and professional team. Based in their Gatwick Office you will be working on a wide client range including international, FTSE and AIM listed businesses, private companies, non-profit organisations and private individuals, reporting directly to the Construction Partner.
The role will include a mixture of contentious and non-contentious work :
- Working on a range of construction and engineering projects including : Advice on procurement and structure, drafting and negotiating building contracts, development agreements, professional appointments, warranties, bonds and guarantees, public procurement advise, advising on relevant statutory regulations
- Use and amendment of all major contract forms including: JCT, ICE, FIDIC, I ChemE, IMechE, NEC and PPC, as well as bespoke forms
- Advising and acting in construction and engineering dispute litigation, adjudication, arbitration and mediation
- General construction work and overseeing other members of the Construction Team as appropriate
The ideal candidate will have previous experience in Construction and Property, with a strong interest within this area. You will be commercially minded and confident to work autonomously, taking the lead on matters from the very beginning. Excellent knowledge of construction law is required as well as strong commercial approach to client matters and legal practice.
This will be an extremely rewarding role with excellent career prospects in a growing firm.
For more information about the firm of the role, please contact Penny Heighway on 07393 782702 or PennyHeighway@chadwicknott.co.uk
Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.