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Contentious Construction - Senior Associate

£60000 - £80000 per annum Excellent Benefits
West Midlands Stourbridge

Join this modern and sophisticated firm where Lawyers benefit from an exceptional quality of work whilst maintaining real work-life balance and flexibility.

This firm are committed to remaining one of the best employers in the market and they are looking to expand their Contentious Construction team in Stourbridge at the Senior Associate level.

The firm:

This Top 200 firm has a prestigious heritage within the Midlands, but is recognised nationally for delivering exceptional standards of service.

Despite the challenges and uncertainty we've seen over the past 3 years, this firm has continued to grow and prosper with a well-balanced portfolio of clients and projects.

They are ranked Tier 1 for multiple commercial services and operate one of the largest and most technically advanced private client practices in the region. A substantial cohort of their lawyers are recognised in the legal directories which speaks to the strength and depth across this firm.

This firm has a distinctly modern, sophisticated style which is straightforward yet down to earth. Their lawyers enjoy more of a relaxed atmosphere with lots of social events in the calendar, flexibility to work in a way that suits and a proper balance between work and home life.

The role:

Opportunity for an ambitious Contentious Construction Senior Associate 5 years PQE looking for a platform to work on high-value construction disputes, to be based just outside of Stourbridge.

You will advise on a mix of disputes in the pre-action stage and in adjudication, arbitration, mediation and in court. Claims will relate to advice in respect of payment/defects/delays, termination and insolvency, product liability claims, negligence and more.

You will work very closely with the firm's transactional construction team to provide a 360 service when it comes to risk management for client projects.
There is a down-to-earth atmosphere and a strong sense of team spirit within the practice, so they're looking for a team player who can mentor and oversee junior fee-earners.

The ideal candidate:

· Contentious Construction Senior Associate 5 years PQE
· Desire and ability to contribute to business development projects and be hands-on with clients
· Team player who enjoys being in a collegiate atmosphere


· Highly competitive salary package and excellent benefits
· Outstanding training, development and knowledge programs
· Opportunity to work alongside leading individuals and next-generation Partners

This opportunity has arisen due to the continued growth and success this firm has seen over the years.

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