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Contentious Construction Lawyer – Leeds

This is an excellent opportunity for a construction lawyer to join a Legal 500 and Chambers recognised firm.
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Contentious Construction Lawyer – Leeds

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Job Detail

  • Job Ref CT016
  • Salary Competitive Salary
  • Experience Level 2- 5 YRS PQE
  • Practice Area Energy, Projects & Construction

Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity for a construction lawyer to join a Legal 500 and Chambers recognised firm. We’re looking for an ambitious individual with a passion for construction law to join the firm’s regional office in Leeds.

With a growing caseload the successful candidate needs to be prepared to hit the ground running and want to make their mark within a thriving construction department. Main responsibilities of the role will include; advising on every aspect of construction contracts, drafting submissions for adjudication and arbitration proceedings, amending and advising on contracts and managing proceedings in the Technology & Construction Court.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Contentious construction experience working within the property arena but with some non-contentious experience.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal with experience of drafting submissions in adjudication proceedings.
  • Excellent academics, ideally gaining a 2:1 at degree level and a postgraduate course in construction law will be advantageous.