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Contentious Construction Associate (NQ)

BBBH35237
£50000 - £55000 per annum
Manchester Manchester

Managing this Role

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Lucy Burt

Senior Recruitment Consultant - North West
0161 240 3763

This Top 50 firm, who are well known for their recent expansions and ambitious nature, are innovative, dynamic and pioneering in the work that they do. This opportunity is for newly qualified Solicitors looking to develop their knowledge and experience in a leading Commercial practice in Manchester. You will have exposure to high value work from a top tier client base.

The Firm

This top 50 ranked and top tier in a number of areas in the legal 500. They are multi-award winning, and just recently they won the award for legal employer of the year at a prestigious industry awards ceremony.

The firm are innovative, forward-thinking and what really stands them apart is, despite their size they have a truly people focused approach. There is no better example of this than there growing number of home-grown Partners, the firm have a reputation throughout the industry for nurturing and developing legal talent.

The firm have an impressive client base, which has a growing number of FTSE 250 companies. The practice now stands at over 10 offices nationally, with plans for a new office launch in the near future. You will also find that they have access to a global network, which gives them competitive edge.

You will find a supportive culture, where Partners are accessible to all. The firm have a strong leadership team and ambitious plans to continue to take more market share, making now an exciting time to join the firm.

The Role

The firm are looking for a Construction Associate (NQ) to join their Manchester office, with home working available.

Advising on some of the UK's most significant projects, the practice deals with everything from town centre developments to large-scale national infrastructure projects.

The transactional and contentious teams work closely together. You will be advising on claims relating to time, money and defective work through adjudication, mediation and arbitration. Acting for a prestigious client base of developers, occupiers and more, the firm has a strong foothold in the market and provides an excellent quality of work.

For the firm, attracting, developing and retaining talent is key to their ongoing success and growth. From this, stems excellent progression routes, with clear routes progression routes regularly available.

Requirements

  • You will be an NQ Construction Solicitor
  • Gained construction experience in your training contract from a heavyweight regional or national firm, with a genuine interested in contentious construction matters
  • Excellent communication skills
  • You will be a team player with excellent attention to detail.

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  • Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of experience, on offer is an excellent benefits package and very lucrative bonus scheme

This is an exciting opportunity for a Construction Associate to join this top tier firm based in the centre of Manchester.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.