Construction Litigation SA/Special Counsel

Construction Litigation SA/Special Counsel

Job Title: Construction Litigation SA/Special Counsel
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane, Queensland
Salary: AU$150000 - AU$200000 per annum + Package
Reference: RM19656_1590531996
Contact Name: Rachael Musgrave
Contact Email: rachael@empiregroup.careers
Job Published: May 27, 2020 08:26

Job Description

The Firm

Our client is a boutique firm with a thriving practice that is wanting to expand in its areas of practice.

They offer referral work, career progression and benefits in an environment that fosters personal and professional development.

Reputation is a critical part to this firm, growing its practice on clear and regular communication with its clients.

The Role

Our client is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and commercially savvy, experienced construction litigation lawyer. You will be working autonomously on complex building and construction litigation matters, building defects claims, Security of Payments claims, construction risk matters. You will also be involved in matters going to trial and taking over the conduct of same.

This is a terrific opportunity for someone, with at least 8 years' experience in construction law to take the next step in their career and join as a Special Counsel or Senior Associate depending on experience.

About You

The ideal candidate will have at least 8 years' PAE in construction law gained at a well-respected law firm. Ideally, you will have solid experience running complex construction litigation matters, including trial experience, . My client will also consider candidates with general commercial litigation experience who have a real passion for the construction space.

You will have a commercial approach and the energy and desire to continue to develop a practice and help the firm to continue its growth path and achieve its goals.

The ability to develop strong client relationships is also essential.


  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Client referrals
  • Bonus scheme
  • Flexible hours
  • Strong firm support


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

Rachael Musgrave
Ref No: RM19656
Email: rachael.musgrave@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (07) 3231 1207