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Construction Lawyer

Construction Lawyer

Job Title: Construction Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Industry:
Salary: AU$140000 - AU$185000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Reference: MT19187_1576729432
Contact Name: Marianna Tuccia
Contact Email: marianna@empirecareers.com.au
Job Published: January 17, 2020 10:59

Job Description

The Firm & The Role

Our client is a top tier law firm and they have a stellar reputation in the construction space. The construction team is busy and has a consistently strong pipeline of work, both front end and back end. The team is headed by leaders in the industry. This team acts for major construction companies, property developers, environment consultancies, mining and energy companies, insurance companies,

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. You will be involved in drafting project & delivery agreements, design and construction agreements, consultancy agreements. The split of the work will be more back-end than front-end and the work is of exceptional quality.

Skills & Experience

  • You will have at least 5 years in the area of construction law
  • Litigation, drafting, negotiation and strategic skills
  • Ability to think outside the square
  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a committed and high performing team
  • Ability to work under pressure, manage competing priorities and meet deadlines
  • Energy, drive and enthusiasm

Benefits & Culture

Our client has one of the best working cultures in Australia. The culture is progressive and forward thinking. Our client is proud of its initiatives in relation to gender inclusion and diversity.

Progression is based on merit only and lawyers who perform are rewarded by a generous bonus scheme on top of a market leading salary.

Our client promotes flexible working arrangements. There is also assistance with post graduate study and study leave, access to internal and external training programmes, client secondments, the opportunity to purchase extra annual leave, sporting, social and pro bono activities.

Contact

For a confidential discussion regarding this role, or to explore other career opportunities please contact:

Marianna Tuccia BA, LLB (SK912353A)

Ref No: MT19187

Email: marianna.tuccia@empiregroup.com.au

Phone: (02) 8227 7207