Construction Litigation Solicitor

  • Location

    Sydney, New South Wales

  • Sector:

    Law Firms

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive Market Rage Compensation

  • Contact:

    Laila Abou-Rahme

  • Contact email:

    lailaabourahme@taylorroot.com.au

  • Job ref:

    CBP Constr Lit_1559707373

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-05

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

This is the right opportunity for a self-motivated, energetic and adaptable construction litigator to join a mid-size top-tier firm with a Chambers-ranked Construction practice. The firm will provide you with the support, training, mentoring and guidance from both peers and senior leading practitioners.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide clients with salient legal advice
  • Stay abreast of, and analyse, relevant legal and legislative developments
  • Conduct research on complex legal issues, analyse and present legally accurate, and concise advice in a commercial and business-friendly manner
  • Manage a robust workload, including prioritising and working efficiently to deliver services effectively and timely
  • Develop an understanding of client operations and strategy
  • Exhibit genuine interest in continual professional development
  • Display and maintain the highest legal and ethical standards

Skills & Experience

  • 3+ years of experience in construction litigation
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills, and an ability to work effectively as part of a team and relate to people at all levels
  • Strong focus and a sense of urgency while working calmly under pressure
  • Practical and client-focused problem solving skills
  • A strong, plain language communication style

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.