Construction Disputes Senior Associate: Join this top 20 international firm in their industry-leading Construction Group. The team has recently appointed a number of lateral hires - strengthening and further expanding the growing team. This is a high responsibility, client-facing role where you will have the tools and platform to progress quickly.
This global Elite firm dominates across their industry focus, with the highest quality work in all the key industry sectors. This firm has an unparalleled level of international expertise, with a global footprint spanning across almost every continent. The firm provides the world's pre-eminent corporations and financial institutions with full commercial law capabilities. They remain leaders in global sectors; financial institutions, technology, energy, healthcare, infrastructure, transport and life sciences.
This Top 10 international law firm is unique in ways separating themselves apart from their elite peers. The firm believes work-life balance is the key to success - this is reflected by a realistic yearly billable target to activate a high yield bonus scheme.
The firm operates in accordance to its global business principles of quality, unity and integrity. You will find a perfect balance of high-complexity challenging work, with a friendly and supportive environment.
This Top 20 International firm is seeking a construction disputes senior associate 4-7 PQE to join their construction disputes group in their City of London office.
The construction disputes team is part of a wider group of a world-class disputes team, recognised for their providing commercial astute advice across all the main dispute forums. The team's extensive experience covers commercial and industrial real estate; rail, road, port and airport infrastructure, power generation facilities; oil and gas facilities; mining and ancillary transport and logistical facilities.
As a senior associate, you will be taking on high levels of responsibility to supervise juniors, manage client relationships at the front end, and spearhead high-value cross-border disputes. You will be given the right platform to progress within a dynamic team.
You will be:
Focusing on high-value domestic and international cross-border contentious construction work across a range of sectors including infrastructure, transport, energy and natural resources.Acting for major developers, contractors, funders, and employers whilst managing client relationships at the front end.Obtain a high level of responsibility for day-to-day management of contentious matters, reporting to and working closely alongside partners.Working closely with the firm's award-winning banking and projects practice on a range of matters
UK qualified (or other common-law jurisdiction) with 4-7 years PQE gained at a City / Top international firm. (Senior Associates are encouraged to apply and will be considered for a more senior position)Excellent academic backgroundSolid experience acting for commercial clients in contentious matters encompassing domestic, international and cross-border issuesExperience working in energy, infrastructure, transport and resources sectors and on project financed matters
This is a standout opportunity for a construction disputes associate 4-7 PQE to join a world-class construction disputes group, and be a part of a wider Litigation group.