Contentious Construction Solicitor


  • £65000 - £75000 per annum
  • London
  • Posted: 23/10/2020
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 215282062

Job Details

Contentious Construction Solicitor, 5-6 PQE, London – A leading firm offering an exciting prospect for an ambitious Construction Litigation Solicitor. To apply please call Gemma Jones on 020 7183 8586 and quote Job Ref: 2062

JOB TITLE: Contentious Construction Solicitor
PQE: 5-6 years
LOCATION: London
SALARY: £65 – 75,000 +

THE ROLE:
City based firm, recognised in Legal 500 and Chambers UK as a medium-sized niche firm, specialising in delivering construction, litigation & dispute resolution, corporate, banking, employment, projects and property legal services to clients based throughout the United Kingdom. The construction team is divided into two sub-teams (contentious and non-contentious). About three-quarters of the work is contentious. Clients include developers, major corporations, funders, contractors, sub-contractors, construction consultants, local authorities, registered providers of social housing and PFI consortia. Their work for Registered Providers involves them in some of the largest construction disputes in the social housing sector which are often in the spotlight of the national media.

You will be required to have worked, since qualification, as a full-time Construction Solicitor. You should be able to demonstrate a strong academic background, ideally gaining a 2:1 at degree level and a postgraduate course in construction law would be advantageous. A thorough understanding of the housing grants, Construction & Regeneration Act 1996, the Scheme for Construction Contracts (England & Wales) Regulations 1998 and the Civil Procedure Rules are essential.

This is a great opportunity for a Construction Litigation Solicitor to join an inclusive and tolerant organisation that will encourage you to further develop your career. If you feel like this is the next step you're looking for, please call today.

HOW TO APPLY:
Contact Gemma Jones at eNL on 020 7183 8586 or email gemma.jones@enllegal.co.uk with your CV, or simply call for a confidential discussion. eNL will never share your CV with a third party without your express permission. As part of our candidate care process, we aim to respond to all applications in 7 days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale, your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

eNL is handling a number of Construction Litigation Solicitor vacancies throughout the London and the South East region. If you are a Construction Litigation Solicitor looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion.

eNL has a number of permanent, locum and consultant vacancies for private practice law firms, the public sector and FTSE in-house organisations, throughout England & Wales. If you are legally qualified or in a legal business support role and considering a career move, do get in touch, or go to https://www.enllegal.co.uk/enl/register-with-us to register your interest.

In addition, if you know any legal professionals that may be interested in a new role, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (T&C’s apply).


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