Legal Counsel

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Professional Services, Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Thomas Knight-Gaynor

  • Contact email:

    thomas.knight-gaynor@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/506313

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-12-30

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Legal Counsel, Litigation
Industry Leading Construction Organisation
London

We are currently working with an industry leading construction and utilities organisation who are in need of a well established solicitor with a background in litigation and disputes resolution across the commercial space, the work will have a high emphasis on construction.

They are a well established international group whose reputation is held high both inside and outside. They are proud to be recognised for their high standards, this is consistent through their employees, their work ethic and the results seen in the services that they are able to offer. Alongside working in a prominent organisation with fantastic standards you will benefit from a competitive salary with a comprehensive benefits package.

The role will require an in-depth understanding of construction law as well as extensive PQE in construction litigation and dispute resolution. Typical duties will include: strategic litigation and dispute resolution advice, with a strong focus on construction matters, to senior management and business stakeholders; giving pragmatic and practical construction litigation and dispute resolution advice across the business; training across the business (both ad-hoc and structured). Alongside your core duties you will develop strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders, you will also be responsible for the management of external counsel and the associate costs.

It is a challenging but engaging and exciting role, you will be required to be adaptable and dynamic in the way you conduct and structure your workload, further than this your technical expertise will have to excel in all areas you are responsible for. If you can match the above requirements and back them up with a great personality and work ethic then please apply below.

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