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Construction Senior Associate

  • £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
  • Edinburgh
  • Permanent

Unlock your potential with a leading national firm - Elevate your career to new heights.

This Top 50 firm is highly ranked in the Legal 500, they are an award-winning practice with a name synonymous with quality in the legal market. They are known for their cutting-edge legal work which has led to them receiving a growing amount of sector media attention.

  • Prestigious Clientele: You'll have the opportunity to work with iconic clients and household names, tackling intellectually stimulating legal challenges that will enhance your professional portfolio and deepen your industry expertise.
  • Exceptional Leadership: The firm has a seasoned leadership team with a proven track record of success. Their visionary guidance not only propels them forward but also sets the standard for excellence in the legal field.
  • Diverse Equity Partnership: Commitment to diversity is more than just words; it's a core value. They pride themselves on an inclusive equity partnership, fostering a vibrant and collaborative environment where every voice is valued, leading to innovative solutions for our clients.
  • Cultural Vibrancy: The firm understands that its success depends on the passion and dedication of its people. Their dynamic and engaging culture promotes a healthy work-life balance, encouraging individuals to genuinely enjoy their work, and fostering creativity and camaraderie. Join a dynamic, entrepreneurial community of like-minded legal professionals who value collaboration and enjoy a thriving social scene.
  • Open Door Policy: Collaboration is at the heart of the firm's success. The open-door policy promotes transparency and teamwork, encouraging dialogue and idea-sharing across all levels and departments.
  • Cutting-Edge Technology: The practice is at the forefront of embracing technology, providing their fee earners with the latest AI innovations to work more efficiently and effectively, enhancing our ability to deliver top-notch legal services.
  • Industry-Leading Mentoring: Their commitment to mentorship and professional development is second to none, evident in the increasing number of homegrown partners within their ranks.
  • High-Quality Work: Expect to be immersed in a diverse range of high-quality legal work that will challenge and inspire you.

The role

The firm is seeking to hire a Senior Associate to join its vibrant and growing office based in the heart of Edinburgh.

  • The firm is seeking to hire a Construction Senior Associate for its flourishing construction department. This is due to growth and an influx of work causing the department to be very busy. You will work alongside a national construction team that deals with a broad palette of work
  • You will work closely with the firm's prestigious corporate commercial and real estate departments.
  • You will work with the other partners to grow and drive the department forward, whilst overseeing and mentoring more junior members of the team.
  • You will also be involved with business development activities ensuring that the department continues to go from strength to strength.
  • You will deal with a broad caseload across many industry sectors, making for an engaging and interesting role. You will mainly deal with non-contentious work, however, the firm is happy to look at candidates from either a contentious or non-contentious background.

About you

  • You will be an experienced Construction Solicitor
  • On offer are great prospects for career progression all the way to equity Partnership
  • You will have strong business acumen and business development skill
  • The package is market-leading and negotiable depending on your background

Apply now for this exceptional opportunity for a Construction Lawyer to join this L500 and Chambers-ranked firm based in the heart of Edinburgh, or call Jules Grieve on 0131 460 7747 for a confidential chat.

Jules Grieve Senior Recruitment Consultant- Scotland

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