Construction Solicitor – (Non Contentious)

  • Location
    London
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Posted
  • Start Date
    ASAP
  • Industry
    Law firm
  • Expiry Date
    2024-03-25

Associate – Non-Contentious Construction

Our client, an exceptional law practice headquartered in the heart of London’s west end, is currently seeking a UK-qualified Solicitor with expertise in non-contentious construction matters to join them on a permanent basis.

As one of London’s top Construction practices, our client boasts unparalleled expertise in real estate development. Renowned for delivering consistently high-quality, commercial advice, they specialise in guiding clients from project inception to completion. The team’s extensive knowledge of real estate development, coupled with their close collaboration with the market-leading Real Estate practice, allows them to anticipate and meet the diverse requirements of funders and end users.

The Team:

Led by a team of Partners with renowned expertise in non-contentious construction matters, our client’s Construction team stands at the forefront of London’s legal landscape and they consistently secures high rankings in various legal directories.

Our client offers a top-class service to clients across various sectors such as Build to Rent, Building Safety, Central London Estates, Film and TV studios, Funds, Hotels and leisure, Industrial and logistics, Later Living, Occupiers, Offices and business space, Retail, Student accommodation, and Sustainability. The team’s collective expertise spans the full spectrum of non-contentious construction matters, providing unparalleled support to clients from project inception to completion.

The Role:

As a Solicitor focussing on non-contentious construction matters, you will play a pivotal role in advising clients on various construction documents and contractual arrangements. Your responsibilities will encompass working on complex and high-value development schemes, including negotiating performance bonds and guarantees, drafting bespoke forms of building contracts, and collaborating with a diverse client base.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 1 to 6 Years of PQE in non-contentious construction matters
  • Experience in drafting and negotiating building contracts, sub-contracts, and collateral warranties/third party rights
  • Familiarity with various methods of procurement, including design and build, traditional procurement, and construction management
  • Ability to provide strategic advice on issues during works on site and post-practical completion

Why Apply?

Joining our client’s Construction team offers a unique opportunity for career growth and development within a highly regarded practice. With a salary above market rate, an achievable bonus, low target hours, and a prestigious clientele, this role presents an exciting prospect for solicitors seeking to make a significant move to a leading form in the field of non-contentious construction matters.


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