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Construction Partner

BBBH25505
£45000 - £68000 per annum Excellent benefits
Berkshire Reading

Are you seeking a senior solicitor springboard to get to Partnership? Or perhaps you are a Partner seeking a lateral move?
The firm is entrepreneurial in spirit, dynamic in nature and innovative in approach. This opportunity will offer a level of career investment which is rarely found at firms.
The Firm

This Top 200 firm has a reputation of nurturing and developing legal talent, 50% of all their Partners started at the firm as a trainee, it is this people-focused approach which has given them an unrivalled staff retention rate.

They have a completely open-door policy with Partners seated throughout the open plan office with much more junior staff. You will find there is no hierarchy with even Paralegals being encouraged to share their thoughts.

Staff value more in the way of work-life balance and flexibility. They invest heavily in their workforce and are very progressive, their learning and development program is widely respected in the legal sector. They are a cohesive, inclusive, and entrepreneurial organisation.


The Role
This top-ranking and award-winning firm are seeking a Construction Senior Associate / Partner to join their Reading, Berkshire office.
You will work alongside the other partners to drive the department forwards, you will be at the forefront of this growing team. You will oversee, mentor and train more junior members of the team. You will have high levels of autonomy to make the role your own.
The construction department deals with a very high quality of work. It feeds off of the highly successful Real Estate department that is ranked highly in the legal 500 and other directories.
They provide a legal and industry support service from inception to completion of construction projects with specialist ability to advise clients during life of contract/project to avoid disputes or lessen impact on progress of project/costs. They carry out all standard non-contentious and contentious work as well as specialising in managing risk in bespoke procurement.
They also have significant experience in adjudication both as tribunal and representing parties. Their construction expertise spans across a range of sectors including commercial, industrial, healthcare, residential, retail and education.

  • This role would be a great opportunity for a senior solicitor looking for a route to partnership, or a partner seeking a lateral move
  • You will be eligible for a performance-related bonus, which is lucrative


Requirements

  • You will be a Construction Solicitor with at least 6 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of experience)
  • You will be meticulous when it comes to detail
  • You should have first-class communication skills
  • The ability to build credible client relationships is essential
  • Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of experience (you will also receive an industry-leading benefits package)


This is a stand-out Construction Senior Associate / Partner role based in Reading, Berkshire. Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.