Our client is a mid tier law firm and they have an excellent reputation in the construction space. The construction team has no shortage of work. Headed by well-respected partners, they are eager to teach and develop their team of lawyers. The firm and the team act for major property developers, construction companies, major corporations, clients in the energy, resources and mining industries as well clients in the retails and financial services sector.
Due to a strong pipeline of work, this team is looking to appoint a lawyer to their team (3+ years PAE). This role will see you working on major pieces of litigation, security of payments, adjudications, mediations, arbitrations as well as working on some of Australia's biggest infrastructure projects, procurement projects and major tenders.
The work is of high quality and you will be constantly learning and developing your skill set. This is a fantastic opportunity for the construction lawyer who wants 'big firm' experience and the benefits that come with major law firms e.g. in-house training programs, excellent resources, partner access, working alongside other high calibre lawyers.
The ideal candidate will have:
- at least 3 years post admission experience gained at a well-respected law firm or specialist boutique
- excellent writing skills and commercial nous
- energy, drive and enthusiasm
- a solid work history and a good academic record
Candidates with construction experience or general commercial litigation experience are encouraged to apply.
Salary is competitive and there is a healthy incentive programme. The environment is dynamic, supportive and progressive. You will work for partners and other senior lawyers and have access to quality work and a blue chip client base. Progression at this firm is based solely on merit.
For a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities please contact:
Ref No: RM19090
Phone: (07) 3231 1207