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Contentious Construction Managing Associate

  • £80000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent benefits
  • Bristol
  • Permanent

Contentious Construction Managing Associate 8+ years PQE l Top 100 Firm l Bristol

The firm:

Over the past several decades, this firm has become a major player in the legal market which has seen them win a range of impressive projects and major clients that you might assume would be reserved for City-headquartered names.

What attracts businesses and individuals is this firm's unique brand of modernity that's embedded into its legal expertise, especially at the forefront of significant sectors including clean energy, banking, digital, telecoms and much more. Fuelling this is a focus on technology and investment in order to service the high-quality work coming through each of their practice areas.

They have enjoyed a succession of awards and accolades within the legal community, including 'Law Firm of the Year', which speaks to the culture, character and personality of this firm which stands out from the rest.

The role:

Exciting opportunity for an ambitious Contentious Construction Managing Associate 8+ years PQE looking to join one of the UK's leading Construction practices, to be based in Bristol.

This prominent Construction practice advises clients in relation to disputes under all major forms of construction and engineering contracts, including standard form contracts produced by the JCT, NEC, ACA and FIDIC, as well as bespoke agreements.

As such, this role would suit a Contentious Construction specialist with considerable experience and knowledge of complex matters involving issues such as delay and disruption, defects, payment and building safety defects.

Aside from fee-earning and leading on transactions, they're looking for someone with an entrepreneurial mindset who can deepen existing relationships and diversify new ones. You'll also show leadership qualities and have a say in the strategic direction of the practice whilst supporting juniors with their development.

In return, you can expect the full force of the firm's backing and support with tangible progression routes to partnership for those who want it.

The ideal candidate:

  • Contentious Construction Managing Associate 8+ years PQE
  • Desire and ability to contribute to business development projects and be hands-on with clients
  • Strong appetite for professional growth and motivation to consistently deliver your best

What's on offer:

  • Highly competitive salary package and excellent benefits
  • Access to the most impactful and high-profile work available
  • Opportunity to work alongside leading individuals and next-generation partners

Exciting opportunity for a Contentious Construction Managing Associate 8+ years PQE to join a high-quality practice in Bristol.

If this opportunity sparks your interest, don't hesitate to reachout via phone or email for a confidential discussion.

On the other hand, if this particular role doesn't align perfectly with your aspirations, feel free to get in touch to explore other opportunities we're currently recruiting for. We're also available for a general conversation about your career trajectory and the trends in the legal market.

Your career journey is important to us, and we're here to support you in making informed decisions to maximize your professional growth. Don't hesitate to get in touch-we're here to help!

Jasmine Cook Senior Recruitment Consultant- South-West

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