Construction Solicitor

  • Location:

    Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Adam Skelton

  • Contact email:

    adam.skelton@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/545464

  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-02

  • Startdate:

    03/12/2019 12:09:59

Construction Solicitor
NQ - 3 Year PQE
Edinburgh

We are currently recruiting for an prestigious law firm looking for a contentious construction solicitor to work from their Edinburgh office.

The team's construction disputes expertise is vast and includes the following areas: infrastructure, civil engineering, utilities, waste-water, transport, energy, renewables, flood prevention schemes, commercial, domestic, PFI/PPP, and professional negligence.

You will be responsible for:
Advising contractors and employers throughout the UK on issues relating to construction and engineering contracts.
Advising contractors and employers in construction disputes in the Court of Session, Sheriff Court, and the Technology and Construction Court, carrying out case investigation and preparation, drafting written pleadings, advising on and negotiating settlements and appearing in court.
Advising and representing employers and contractors throughout the UK in Adjudications, Mediations and Arbitrations

The successful candidate will have some experience in contentious construction, strong analytical skills and drafting skills and the ability to provide and communicate practical and commercial advice.

On offer is a excellent salary and benefits package as well as excellent career prospects.

For more information then please apply today or contact me on 0141 272 7718

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