Kinsella Legal

IN-HOUSE CONSTRUCTION LAWYER, c.3-8 YEARS' PQE

Location
London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
03 May 2018
Closes
02 Jun 2018
Ref
1719/PB
Contact
Philippa Bavinton
Experience / PQE
PQE 1 - 3 years, PQE 3 - 6 years
Contract Type
Permanent

CONSTRUCTION IN-HOUSE LAWYER

LEADING CONSTRUCTION & INFRASTRUCTURE GROUP

REF:PB/1719

We are working with one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Specialising in building and civil engineering, support services, property development and infrastructure project investment they deliver landmark projects that create long-term progress and growth.

We are looking for a talented lawyer to join the legal team supporting the Global Construction Division. Reporting to the Head of Legal - Construction & Infrastucture, you will work on a varied role which will include:

* Supporting the construction division on both contentious (mainly pre-litigation) and non-contentious matters;

* Drafting, reviewing and negotiating a wide range of construction and commercial agreements; and

* Advising on general business law matters, risk and strategy.

You are likely to have at least c.3 years' PQE and may have up to c.8 years' PQE. Preferably, you will have trained and qualified at a respected City or regional firm with a strong construction department. In every case, you will have good academics and traning together with high quality, relevant experience and an excellent knowledge of key industry standard form documentation, including JCT, NEC and ACA.

If you are enthusiastic, proactive, flexible and robust you will thrive in this collegiate and supportive team. You will enjoy a close working relationship with your business colleagues and use excellent communication skills to advise and influence at all levels.