Construction Litigation Associate: This Top 30 firm are gearing up for further international expansion. Already a large household name in the UK, Asia and the Middle East you will work on large Construction and Engineering Projects in both the UK and Internationally. With a particular strength inside the Energy Sector strengthened by the Diverse clients they work with, you will be further involved with the institutional clients across Industrial, Hotel, Leisure and Commercial industries.
You will be exposed to a high level of responsibility working with a Legal 500 ranked and Chambers department, working alongside leading individuals and Next Generation lawyers which will allow you to progress your career further.
This firm are headquartered in London with over 10 offices across Europe, Asia and the Middle East. With a large international presence, this firm has forged close ties across Asia-Pacific, Singapore and the PRC. The diverse mix of expertise and culture has resulted in a number of strong departments, in particular, Commercial Litigation & Arbitration, Corporate, Finance, Employment, Marine and International trade and Real Estate.
With a wide range of listed and Private Companies, Institutions and Individuals, you will find the overriding ethos of the firm is quality; however, they pride themselves on their individuality, teamwork, commitment and straight-talking approach. Technology and Innovation plays a key part within this firm, but importantly the people are integral to this firm's growth. They have attracted and secured some of the best legal talents over the past 5 years from other Top 50 firms and US practices. As well as this they have one of the highest internal promotion structures with many of the Partners coming through their own ranks. Investing in Technology and their people have allowed them to win multiple Chambers and Legal 500 awards as well as Employment, Diversity and Culture awards.
A key benefit of joining this Top 30 practice is you will be exposed to a large amount of international work. With over 25% of their staff based outside the UK you will receive plenty of opportunities overseas, in particular, a large amount of their associates benefits from International Secondments. In an ever-changing and growing market, this firm has the brand not only domestically but internationally to really drive your career forward.
This Top 30 firm are looking for a Construction Litigation Associate to join them in their Legal 500 ranked and Chambers ranked department within their City of London office.
The Construction team are based not only in London but across Asia and the Middle East with a dedicated team of specialist advising on Construction and Engineering Disputes around the world. The team act for a diverse client base of Private Developers, Contractors, Government Bodies, Public Authorities, Funders and other stakeholders involved in high value construction and engineering work.
You will be:
International commercial arbitration, particularly in relation to construction and engineering disputes;Large and small adjudications;Complex litigation in the Technology and Construction Court, including the Pre-Action Protocol;Project advisory work; andADR processes, including mediation.
The department are particularly known for their work within the Energy sector including Oil & Gas, Power and Energy often recommended to be the go to firm with growing Renewable energy companies. You will benefit from the great exposure and the opportunity to progress.
You will be a Construction Solicitor with 2-5 years PQE (There is no upper limit for the level of PQE and more senior candidates will be taken into account for a senior position)You will be currently working within a City or International practice.Worked on Contentious Construction mattersExposure to International matters preferred but not essentialYou will receive an competitive salary and along with an excellent remuneration package.
This is a stand out position for a Construction Litigation Associate to join this Top 30 practice in their City of London Headquartered office.
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