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Construction (non-contentious) Senior Associate

£125000 - £150000 per annum Excellent Benefits
City London City of London

Managing this Role


Construction (non-contentious) Senior Associate: This is an opportunity to work within a premium tier 1 ranked Construction Group (non- contentious). Focusing on large-scale international construction and engineering projects with a focus in Energy/Infrastructure sector. You will have exposure to this Top 10 Firm's unparalleled client roster, advising major contractors, developers and subcontractors on cross-border matters.

The Firm

Considered one of the world's leading professional services businesses, with over 25 offices across the globe, this firm is the proud recipients of multiple accolades across the Legal 500, Chambers, Times, Financial Times, and Thomas Reuters as well as numerous other publications. This Top 10 law firm has been mentioned as the law firm of the year, as well as a highly regarded firm within Energy, Financial, Corporate, TMT, Employment, Real Estate, Construction to name a few.

With offices spread across Europe, Middle East, Asia, Asia-Pacific, Australia, North & Central America, Africa and South America they truly are far-reaching global experts; however, they are often praised for their local market undertaking, operating as one global team. Considered one of the most prestigious firms outside the magic circle firms and considered an elite litigation practice they have a number of key clients and large institutions to their client portfolio. This firm has grown through a mixture of natural growth and amalgamation of leading practices from the world; however, it has never lost its core values.

Their vision for 2020 and the next decade is clear cut and this firm has no plans on slowing down on their growth. With this comes every opportunity for a vast arrange of international work and international secondments. Considered one of the big tech firms you will never be far away from the vast growing tech empires within the legal sphere.

The Role

The firm is seeking a 5-8 PQE non-contentious construction/projects Senior Associate to join their Construction team in the London office.

The Construction group is a dynamic team technically excellent across the energy/infrastructure sectors. The role is wide-ranging and will include developing ongoing relationships with an existing client base as part of an international team.

You will be:

  • A part of an established construction practice
  • Working with colleagues who are leading specialists in the projects and construction sectors
  • Advising on project structuring and delivery
  • Risk analysis and management
  • Tendering and procurement
  • Contract drafting and negotiation
  • Transaction due diligence
  • Work in collaboration with the contentious construction colleagues in claims, management and dispute resolution

You will be exposed to the firm's exceptional client roster, advising major contractors, developers and subcontractors.


  • You will have 5-8 PQE in non-contentious construction/projects across the infrastructure/energy sectors at an established private practice firm.
  • You will have proven experience of working across infrastructure and/or energy/power projects
  • Be able to demonstrate excellent document drafting skills.
  • Strong academic background, excellent communication and organisation skills

This is a standout opportunity for a Construction/Projects Senior Associate to join a high performing Top 10 international practice in their City of London office.