An opportunity to work at a top tier law firm on a temporary basis.
An opportunity be client facing and take control over your own worklad.
About Our Client
This is a Top Tier law firm with 1100+ people worldwide, including more than 180 partners. Our headquarters are in London, England with 10 offices across Asia, Europe and the Middle East.
The Construction Lawyer's responsibilities are:
Liaison with clients and managing cases under the supervision of a partner
Building excellent working relationships with clients and peers within the firm
Clear, concise and unambiguous preparation and drafting of relevant documentation
Conducting legal research using internal and external knowledge management resources
Developing own informal internal and external network of contacts
Attending business development and profile raising events (client seminars, graduate recruitment activities)
The Successful Applicant
Qualified lawyer with proven and extensive experience in Construction law
Ability to acquire, consolidate and apply fundamental and up-to-date knowledge of the law
Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
Excellent verbal and numerical skills
Organised and able to work to strict deadlines with the ability to prioritise realistically
Good housekeeping/file management practices; manages and records time promptly and accurately
Resilient with the ability to handle setbacks and pressure
A self-starter, able to work alone and within a small team
Cooperative and collaborative in approach and is able to develop excellent working relationships at all levels and roles
Ability to operate professionally and proactively at all times
Exhibits an understanding of the Firm's position in the market and how it distinguishes its services from its competitors
Excellent academic and professional qualifications
What's on Offer
The Construction Lawyer will get an attractive package and an opportunity to be completely client facing. An opportunity to work in a flexible culture and be hands on on all the cases.