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Construction Litigation Senior Associate

  • GBP£80,000.00 - GBP£95,000.00
  • Edinburgh
  • Permanent

Senior Construction Litigator 6+ PQE | Top 30 firm

This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Construction Litigator (6+PQE) to join a top 30 international firm.

In this role, you will deal with the highest quality national and international Construction Litigation whilst being given the platform to excel in your career as a Partner in the making.

The Firm:

You will join a highly respected, Top 30 law firm that is continually evolving and growing. The firm has established an exceptional reputation amongst clients and peers that ensures they attract a high calibre of clients, including global corporations, PLCs, and household names.

You will receive significant support from respected Partners and investment from the firm to develop yourself to an extremely high level. The firm is at the forefront of legal innovation, and you will be part of a dynamic team of lawyers who challenge the traditional law firm service.

The Role:

You will join a highly-ranked Construction team as a Senior Associate.

Acting for a mix of clients that includes contractors, developers and government, you will handle a range of matters from mediation to litigation and all forms of ADR. The team are regularly involved in high-profile, cross-jurisdictional work across the infrastructure, transport and energy sectors.

As a senior associate, you will play a vital role in this close-knit team, by supporting the development of junior lawyers and cementing client relationships. With support from respected partners, you can expect the platform to develop your leadership and commercial skills, a real opportunity to become an all-around lawyer and partner-in-making.

You can expect an attractive remuneration package, genuine flexibility in a supportive environment, and a clear scope for partnership in a short timeframe.


  • As a guide, this opportunity would suit a construction lawyer with 6+ years PQE
  • Applications will be considered from Associates looking to take the step up to senior associate, and those with a mixed cont/non-con background looking to specialise in contentious work
  • Comfortable building and maintaining strong client relationships
  • Have an interest in mentoring & supervising junior lawyers

Apply now for immediate consideration or call Jules Grieve on 0131 460 7747 for a confidential chat.

Ralph Dowds Recruitment Consultant- North-West

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