Building & Construction Lawyer

Cicero Corporation Pty Ltd

Sydney, NSW

Posted 12/3/2019

This national firm is a leading law firm in the area of Commercial Litigation and Construction matters.

An opportunity has arisen for a talented and ambitious Associate or Senior Associate with experience in building & construction litigation. You will either be a specialist construction litigator or a more general litigator with experience in construction and a desire to specialise in this area.

About the Role
Reporting to the partner of the Building & Construction Team, this role will see you advising, drafting, reviewing and negotiating a broad range of matters within the building & construction sphere.

On a day to day basis, you can expect to work on matters relating to:
  • Claims concerning defective and incomplete work
  • Claims concerning building contracts Home Owners Warranty Insurance Claims
  • Domestic Building Insurance Claims
  • Residential Building Insurance Claims
  • Contract drafting, review and advice
  • Building & Construction Industry Security of Payments Act claims
About You
The successful candidate will have a passion for this area of law and a desire to build and develop their career. You will be a strong communicator and must be able to work well both autonomously and as a part of our close-knit team.

  • A minimum of 3 years PAE with a background building & construction work preferably gained from working within a boutique to mid-sized private practice
  • Experience in resolving disputes, ideally in court proceedings, mediations and negotiations
  • Ability to manage client expectations and run matters autonomously
  • Previous legal drafting and review experience is required
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Client relationship focused and are interested in establishing a long-term successful career
  • Ability to work effectively to tight deadlines and manage time
  • Practical problem solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
You will be rewarded with genuine career prospects, a collaborative team environment and a competitive remuneration package.

Please click APPLY NOW or call Laura Talintyre, Director of Cicero on 0458 392 279.


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