Construction Lawyer

Ablethorpe Recruitment

Melbourne, VIC

Posted 1/15/2020

Our client

Our client is a pre-eminent, independent Australian law firm repeatedly recognised as a leading legal service provider by Chambers Asia Pacific and The Legal 500 Asia Pacific. Clients include major Australian and multi-national organisations as well as many of the Top 200 companies listed on ASX.

The role

This great opportunity will sit within one of the most diverse property, planning and construction groups in Australia. The role will suit lawyers with:

  • At least 1 year front-end construction experience, right through to experienced Senior Associates
  • Some back-end experience would also be highly advantageous
  • Those who have amassed a number of years PQE are also encouraged to get in touch.

Work will involve:

  • Drafting and negotiating construction contracts on major infrastructure projects
  • Providing construction advice on major building projects
  • All types of dispute resolution across the relevant tribunals.

You will bring your solid commercial acumen and an eye for detail. This is a great opportunity to work alongside an experienced team and further your professional development.

What's on offer

Joining this team you will have the chance to work with leading industry Partners, working for high profile, Australian brand name clients. Diverse and challenging work, collegiate environment and work-life balance are also on offer.

To Apply

Please apply online using the links below. Otherwise please call Sophie Linley on +61 3 9038 9357 or +61428 298 004 or call Stuart Ablethorpe on +61 3 9038 9356 or +61403 791 000.

All discussions will be in strict confidence and your CV details will not be passed to any third party or prospective employer until instructed by you.

Want More?

For the best specialist advice in positioning your legal career whether that be getting the right experience to progress to Senior Associate, Partner or General Counsel, obtaining your next in-house legal counsel or private practice role, or simply maximising your review, contact Stuart Ablethorpe or Sophie Linley for a confidential discussion.

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