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Contentious Construction Associate

  • £55000 - £80000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package

Join a Top 20 international firm in Bristol, supporting FTSE 250 insurers and professional service proiders on contentious construction matters in a unique role for Bristol.

Experts in the field, you'll work alongside Partners who see your development as a strategic importance to the broader unit.

The Firm

Considered one of the world's leading professional services businesses, with over 25 offices worldwide, this firm is the proud recipients of multiple accolades across the Legal 500, Chambers, Times, Financial Times, and Thomas Reuters well as numerous other publications.

This Top 20 law firm has been mentioned as the law firm of the year, being a highly regarded firm within Energy, Financial, Corporate, TMT, Employment, Litigation, Construction, to name a few.

With offices spread across Europe, Middle East, Asia, Asia-Pacific, Australia, North & Central America, Africa and South America, they are genuinely far-reaching global experts; however, they are often praised for their local market undertaking one international team.

Considered one of the most prestigious firms outside the magic circle and an elite litigation practice, they have many key clients and large institutions to their client portfolio. This firm has grown through a mixture of natural growth and amalgamation of leading practices worldwide; however, it has never lost its core values.

The Role

Contentious Construction Associate to join international Top 20 firm in Bristol

The specialist Bristol team team advise some of the largest insurers and professional firms globally on risk and construction issue, acting in unison with offices overseas.

You will focus predominantly on defending claims against construction professionals including architects, engineers, project managers, quantity surveyors and coverage disputes, in particular international arbitrations. There is the means to work on non-contentious insurance matters.

The work will be complex, regularly involving litigation via Technology and Construction Court, with you acting alongside Partners looking to mentor and aid in your senior development.

Requirements

You will be a qualified solicitor between 1-4 years PQEA background in professional indemnity work concerning the construction industry.Worked within a similar respectable groupCommercially orientated

The role brings the opportunity to work on the international stage, whilst avoiding the City's lifestyle drawbacks. For an ambitious Associate, you'll progress quickly working on cases that gain industry attention.

Senior Projects Associate

  • £75000 - £100000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package

Join one of the leading Projects team globally, working on £1B projects in numerous sectors such as Clean Energy, Infrastructure and Defence.

Enjoy working on the international stage, without the lifestyle drawbacks of doing so in the City; you'll move quickly within a team whose reputation is unmatched.

The Firm

Considered one of the world's leading professional services businesses, with over 25 offices worldwide, this firm is the proud recipients of multiple accolades across the Legal 500, Chambers, Times, Financial Times, and Thomas Reuters well as numerous other publications.

This Top 20 law firm has been mentioned as the law firm of the year, being a highly regarded firm within Energy, Financial, Corporate, TMT, Employment, Litigation, Construction, to name a few.

With offices spread across Europe, Middle East, Asia, Asia-Pacific, Australia, North & Central America, Africa and South America, they are genuinely far-reaching global experts; however, they are often praised for their local market undertaking one international team.

Considered one of the most prestigious firms outside the magic circle and an elite litigation practice, they have many key clients and large institutions to their client portfolio. This firm has grown through a mixture of natural growth and amalgamation of leading practices worldwide; however, it has never lost its core values.

The Role

Senior Projects Associate to join international Top 20 firm in Bristol

Offering a full-service to major development finance institutions, governments, commercial banks, investment funds, and industrial developer, the team collaborates with those in corporate, tax, and real estate to maintain a strong, results-driven industry focus.

You'll be working on multi-billion pound projects and amongst leaders in infrastructure, transport & logistics, residential and industrial development, defence, utilities and nuclear decommissioning, oil and gas pipelines, mining, petrochemicals, major thermal power and renewable energy, and seawater desalination.

You must have construction expertise including negotiation of construction contracts, appointments and warranties, due diligence, disposal and development transactions, construction input into real estate finance transactions, input into the negotiation of development agreements and, ideally experience dealing with EPC's.

The team is one of the strongest by all metrics in the UK and overseas, working in unison to bring some of the most groundbreaking and unique projects to fruition.

Requirements

You will be a qualified solicitor between 3-6 years PQEYou will have experience on broad projects matters including constructionWorked within a respectable projects group

This is a rare opportunity to engage in some of the more exciting and high profile work globally, whilst being based in Bristol and enjoying the associated lifestyle perks

Construction Litigation Solicitor

  • £70000 - £90000 per annum Negotiable Benefits

If you're interested in progression, friendly culture and consistent levels of quality work, this firm may be the place to continue your career.

The firm was set up by 2 ex-City Partners in the 2000's and they need to grow to service their work, but also plan for the future as they will retire one day - this makes it a unique opportunity for the right candidate to gain clear-cut progression prospects; a real future.

The Firm
Set up in the early 2000's by City Partners specialised in Litigation, this boutique commercial litigation firm stands out from the crowd.

Their entrepreneurial approach, friendly nature and investment into their people makes them a first class employer.

The firm's clients are insurers, and contractors - they purely handle litigation. They don't do any private client work at all.

The 2 founders are great with people; and this translates into their management styles. They have created a meritocracy - for example, they gave an employee a 20% salary increase at the end of their first year of working for them, due to exceeding expectations.

If you can show them that you're worth it, they will make sure you get paid properly, are supported to grow while keeping a tight grip on your quality of life.

The Role

This boutique firm is seeking a Construction Litigation Solicitor 6-10 PQE to join their office in the City of London.

The work is construction litigation, but there is more broad disputes work as part of the caseload as well.

- The successful candidate does not need to be specialised in construction disputes already, but experience in it would be helpful.

The work?

Claims against Architects, Engineers , Design and Build Contractors and other construction professionals;Claims against Accountants, Solicitors, Brokers, Underwriting and Managing Agents, Surveyors and Valuers;

In return?

You'll be a part of this firm's succession planning - ultimately, giving you a clear cut path to progression and in a few short years you may find yourself at the top of a high performing boutique City of London law firm.

The salary is negotiable - they are very open minded; you do not need a following, but any evidence of this will help achieve a higher salary. They will review your expectations and if your skills are in line, in terms of value with your salary, then this firm will pay what you deserve.

They increased an employees basic salary by 20% after year 1, due to high performance - they look after each other.

This is a very exciting opportunity for a Construction Litigation Solicitor 6-10 PQE in the City of London.

Apply now for immediate consideration! Alternatively, feel free to call Charlie Simpkin at JMC Legal Recruitment for a confidential conversation.

Projects Senior Associate/Associate

  • £100000 - £125000 per annum

Projects Associate / Senior Associate: This is brilliant position to work within this leading project group. You will work with an array of sectors on exciting and large matters. Experience of construction is key; however you will not be focused on this.

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 20 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, Litigation, 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

This is a brilliant opportunity to work in this leading Project group in one of the leading International firms, City of London office.

The Projects group covers Construction, project development, acquisition and financing across the energy, natural resources and infrastructure sectors (both UK and international). The group work with a number of leading clients which include major development finance institutions, governments, commercial banks, investment funds and industrial developer.

You will be working part of the projects work which focuses on infrastructure, transport & logistics, residentials and industrial development, defence, utilities, nuclear, oil and gas, mining, petrochemicals, thermal power and all forms of renewable energy.

You must have construction expertise including negotiation of construction contracts, appointments and warranties, due diligence, disposal and development transactions, construction input into real estate finance transactions, input into the negotiation of development agreements and, ideally experience dealing with EPC's.

Requirements

You will be a qualified solicitor between 3-6 years PQEYou will have experience on broad projects matters including constructionWorked within a respectable projects group

This is a brilliant opportunity to work in this leading Project group in one of the leading International firms, City of London office.

Apply now for immediate consideration, alternatively please feel free to contact JMC for a confidential conversation around this position and the market

Construction Partner

  • £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum Excellent Benefits

Are you a Construction Solicitor seeking to join regional heavyweight practice with ambitious plans of expansion on horizon? This firm are looking to grow the Construction arm of their highly reputable Real Estate team and are seeking a partner 10 years PQE.

This firm have a track record of expansion and acquisition of the last 20 years. They are considered to be a leading regional practice with an ever-growing London presence

The practice now stands at over 50 Partners and some 100 fee earners. They are multi-award winning and have a working culture which truly harnesses career growth and development. They have an ever-growing number of homegrown partners which demonstrates well the level of investment they provide to their staff.

The practice deals with such a wide variety of clients, ranging from technology SME, right up to multinational FTSE 250, household names.

The firm is well managed, with a strong leadership team. Partners are more accessible than in other similar sized firms, even down to the open plan seating. This way of working has helped more junior Lawyers to obtain a level of PQE ahead of their years.

You will find a working environment that is professional, friendly, entrepreneurial and supportive. There is a nice social scene where there are always several events on a weekly basis, despite the firms size they have a nice family feel running throughout.

The role

This established firm are looking to grow with the addition of a Construction Partner to join their practice.

In this position you will be working alongside a team of leading partners who are ranked highly in the legal 500 for their construction practice. Their client range includes local businesses, national clients and international blue-chip companies. They deal with mid-market size transactions and they are looking to recruit in line of growth.

This department deals with a varied and broad level of Construction work and they are expanding over both contentious and non-contentious matters.

Requirements

You will be a Construction Solicitor and you will be 10 years PQEYou will be looking to join a commercially minded regional heavyweight firmYou will have the drive to join a heavy hitting department housing some of the best lawyers outside of London

Whats on offer?

A highly competitive package based on experienceLegal 500 ranked work and the opportunity to work alongside leading individualsAutonomy to grow your own practice with financial investment from the practice

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

Construction Senior Associate

  • £60000.00 - £72000.00 per annum Excellent Benefits

Are you a Construction Solicitor seeking to join regional heavyweight practice with ambitious plans of expansion on horizon? This firm are looking to grow the Construction arm of their highly reputable Real Estate team and are seeking a solicitor 5 years PQE.

This firm have a track record of expansion and acquisition of the last 20 years. They are considered to be a leading regional practice with an ever-growing London presence

The practice now stands at over 50 Partners and some 100 fee earners. They are multi-award winning and have a working culture which truly harnesses career growth and development. They have an ever-growing number of homegrown partners which demonstrates well the level of investment they provide to their staff.

The practice deals with such a wide variety of clients, ranging from technology SME, right up to multinational FTSE 250, household names.

The firm is well managed, with a strong leadership team. Partners are more accessible than in other similar sized firms, even down to the open plan seating. This way of working has helped more junior Lawyers to obtain a level of PQE ahead of their years.

You will find a working environment that is professional, friendly, entrepreneurial and supportive. There is a nice social scene where there are always several events on a weekly basis, despite the firms size they have a nice family feel running throughout.

The role

This established practice are looking to grow with the addition of a Construction Senior Associate to join their practice.

In this position you will be working alongside a team of leading partners who are ranked highly in the legal 500 for their construction practice. Their client range includes local businesses, national clients and international blue-chip companies. They deal with mid-market size transactions and they are looking to recruit in line of growth.

This department deals with a varied and broad level of Construction work and growing in both contentious and non-contentious matters.

Requirements

You will be a Construction Solicitor and you will be 5 years PQEYou will be looking to join a commercially minded regional heavyweight firmYou will have the drive to join a heavy hitting department housing some of the best lawyers outside of London

Whats on offer?

A highly competitive package based on experienceLegal 500 ranked work and the opportunity to work alongside leading individualsAutonomy to grow your own practice with financial investment from the practice

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

Contentious Construction Solicitor

  • £55000 - £75000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package

Outputting work that leads both the regional and national market, you will work with clients who's global interest requires expert knowledge and performance.

Top 100 and Legal 500 ranked, this is an ideal opportunity for a driven Construction Solicitor to thrive.

The Firm

Firmly placed in the Top 100, with a national presence built by 6 regional offices, the firm's vast remit of sector specialisms is matched only by their emphasis on quality. Well received by the Legal 500, with over 20 teams and 45 individuals ranked by Chambers UK, their prowess fundamentally speaks for itself.

Truly a full-service law firm, business owners, the public sector, international corporations, private individuals and non-profits consider the firm to be key business partners, with guidance being offered across a behemoth number of sectors. Whether needing more traditional support, or wanting to be ahead of the curve in emerging fields, you are in good hands.

Open-minded and realistic in their approach to legal advice, the technically sharp and results driven expertise provided equates to a dependable, winning service that often competes and with the City.

Committed to sharing its continued success, the firm considers staff progression to be an obligation, and takes pride in its long history of continuous development. Many of the Chambers ranked Partners started in support roles and now lead their respective fields.

To the firm, business is personal. Be it in the ongoing success of staff, or the longstanding relations in place with often international clients, the investment received can only be described as exceptional.

The Role

2 PQE Contentious Construction Solicitor to join Legal 500 ranked team in Exeter Top 100 firm.

Working alongside the Partners, you will focus on contentious construction and infrastructure matters as part of a cohesive, nationally orientated team, focusing on construction and infrastructure related contract work across residential and commercial developments, renewable energy projects, urban regeneration schemes, financing arrangements, joint ventures, operation / maintenance / service contracts and facilities management.

The department works on a wide range of international, national and regional matters for private and public sector clients across multiple sectors, including housing, retail, transport, waste, energy and renewables.

Clients range from private individuals, owner developers, start-ups and SMEs to local authorities, national contractors, funding institutions and large multinationals.

Working hands-on and fostering client relationships, you will blend exceptional legal acumen with a commercially-driven mindset, advising clients directly on lower value claims and contract interpretation. Ideally, you will have gained experience in some of the most commonly used JCT and NEC forms of contract, as well as professional appointments from a contentious perspective.

Requirements

2 years PQE experience within ConstructionExposure to contentious matters within key sectorsWillingness to take advantage of ongoing opportunities for progressionFriendly demeanour, hunger to learn and communicate effectively.

As a driven Solicitor, you can expect swift progression and exposure to work unique to Exeter. The firm's reputation is second-to-none, with your reputation quickly becoming a hallmark for quality.

Construction Partner

  • £90000 - £140000 per annum Negotiable Benefits

Are you a senior Construction Lawyer? This is an opportunity for a lateral move at Partner level, or, for a Senior Associate; this role will give you a genuine route to progression at a Top 100 Firm in a team that brings in around 1/4 of the whole firm's turnover. This is all at a firm who take both agile and flexible working seriously as they value output rather than require you to put on a show, meaning their lawyers have a balanced lifestyle.

The Firm: Ranked in the Top 100, and top tier across several areas, this law firm has a culture though that stands them apart from nearly all firms of their size.

While they deal with incredibly high-quality work, they also offer a real work/life balance, which is a real differentiating factor when comparing them with other firms of this level.

The Role: Construction Partner/Senior Associate into their highly regarded and growing City of London office.

The firm's well-respected team are looking for a Senior Solicitor / Partner to work to their specialisms within, or across all areas of construction law. The firm will want to invest in your career and help you to become a recognised expert in your own right so that you will have plenty of one-to-one development and encouragement from the wider team.

This role comes with excellent prospects for the future with a growing and highly regarded Legal 500 ranked firm.

Requirements

You will be a Construction Partner or a highly ambitious Senior Associate SolicitorYou will be strong in business development and may even have your own book of contactsThe firm is open-minded regarding the type of firm you may have worked atSalary is dependent on your level of experience and background, although, above market rate, you will also receive a truly excellent benefits package.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Construction Partner or ambitious Senior Associate to join this highly regarded firm's team in London.

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

Construction Associate

  • £70000 - £90000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package

As a Construction Associate, set yourself on the pathway to Director and Partnership, whilst working with global players in Real Estate, Energy, Infrastructure and the Public Sector.

Top 50 ranked and Legal 500 ranked, the firm blends City-level output with a more relaxed tone that empowers individuals and promotes on merit.

The Firm

Awarded as "The Best Law Firm in the UK", the firm's exponential and market-disrupting growth is unmatched.

Acting as a lynchpin within the Bristol legal market, the Top 50 Chambers ranked firm strides amongst Magic and Silver Circle competitors, being one of the largest and most robust Commercial Law firms headquartered outside of the City.

1000 strong across 6 offices and committed to diversity, and with over 50 Legal 500 ranked teams across numerous legal specialities, throughout the firm's history they have pushed boundaries on what can be achieved.

Considered the go-to by numerous UK and internationally placed institutions, the firm offers unmatched expertise in Clean Energy, Digital, Financial Services, Leisure, Food & Drink, Public Sector, Real Estate and Retail & Commercial Good.

Advising in strategic and day-to-day legality, conflict mitigation and management, or transactional matters that support client's agility, staff receive ongoing development and progression as strategic importance.

Offering a structured Business Development Program, Leadership Mentoring and an open and collaborative culture that's done away from unnecessary hierarchy, lawyers move quickly and realistically to achieve their long-term goals.

Resonating within the local community, the firm takes pride in supporting numerous local initiatives in Bristol, forever giving back to the community that serves as the bedrock of their ongoing success.

The Role

3 PQE Construction Associate to join Top 50 Commercial Law firm in Bristol

Due to continued investment into the team, a 4 PQE Associate has the opportunity to join a 20 strong team, to focus on advisory matters.

Headed up by a key player in the wider industry, whilst working alongside those with a contentious and projects background, you will support property developers, energy and utilities companies, contractors, large sub-contractors and various significant public sector organisations.

As you work on increasing complex procurements, you will forge relationships with current and future clients whilst contributing to the unit's strategic direction.

Long-term, you will be encouraged to achieve Senior status over time, supported by a structured development pathway that's based on merit.

The Requirements

3 years post qualified experience gained within ConstructionExperience in JCT and NEC and potentially FIDIC, MF/1 and other industry formsSuccessful BD history, with enthusiasm to bolster client relationshipsInterest in expanding upon technical and commercial skills

In joining one of the UK's leading Construction teams, you will be well-placed for continued progression from Day 1, working with an enviable client base in a team that blends City working within a people-focused backdrop.

Litigation Solicitor

  • £70000 - £90000 per annum Negotiable Benefits

If you're interested in progression, friendly culture and consistent levels of quality work, this firm may be the place to continue your career.

The firm was set up by 2 ex-City Partners in the 2000's and they need to grow to service their work, but also plan for the future as they will retire one day - this makes it a unique opportunity for the right candidate to gain clear-cut progression prospects; a real future.

The Firm

Set up in the early 2000's by City Partners specialised in Litigation, this boutique commercial litigation firm stands out from the crowd.

Their entrepreneurial approach, friendly nature and investment into their people makes them a first class employer.

The firm's clients are insurers, and contractors - they purely handle litigation. They don't do any private client work at all.

The 2 founders are great with people; and this translates into their management styles. They have created a meritocracy - for example, they gave an employee a 20% salary increase at the end of their first year of working for them, due to exceeding expectations.

If you can show them that you're worth it, they will make sure you get paid properly, are supported to grow while keeping a tight grip on your quality of life.

The Role

This boutique firm is seeking a Litigation Solicitor 6-10 PQE to join their office in the City of London.

The work is construction litigation, but there is more broadly some commercial litigation work.

- The successful candidate will not need to be specialised in construction disputes but experience in it would be helpful. A strong commercial litigation solicitor would more than suffice.

The work?

Claims against Architects, Engineers , Design and Build Contractors and other construction professionals;Claims against Accountants, Solicitors, Brokers, Underwriting and Managing Agents, Surveyors and Valuers;

In return?

You'll be a part of this firm's succession planning - ultimately, giving you a clear cut path to progression and in a few short years you may find yourself at the top of a high performing boutique City of London law firm.

The salary is negotiable - they are very open minded; you do not need a following, but any evidence of this will help achieve a higher salary. They will review your expectations and if your skills are in line, in terms of value with your salary, then this firm will pay what you deserve.

They increased an employees basic salary by 20% after year 1, due to high performance - they look after each other.

This is a very exciting opportunity for a Litigation Solicitor 6-10 PQE in the City of London.

Apply now for immediate consideration! Alternatively, feel free to call Charlie Simpkin at JMC Legal Recruitment for a confidential conversation.

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