Title Construction Lawyer
Salary 30/90K
Location SWUK, Cornwall & Devon.
Job Information

Construction Lawyer, South West – 35/90K+

Our special client is one of the UK’s largest law firms based outside of London.

The client can offer a range of specialist legal services conducted by lawyers that are recognised as leaders in their specialism of law.

Our client are  trusted advisors to a growing number of high profile regional and national companies.

Theyhave a reputation for attracting the best talent and provide their clients with a quality service and value for money.

We are looking for a Construction Lawyer to work within our clients  Real Estate team.

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work with a Senior Partner that is noted as a “tremendously experienced and hugely respected construction solicitor” (Chambers 2010) and “respected for his knowledge of the construction industry (Chambers 2011).

The Role

  • Lead and undertake a full range of construction cases for clients throughout the South West peninsula and beyond.
  • Proactively grow and develop capability, client work and fee income as part of supporting the business and strategic plans.
  • Work with the Team Leader and others within the wider team to further develop the Construction offering as part of the wider Real Estate team.

Key responsibilities 

  • Ideally you must have a good grounding in construction law, preferably from within  a  recognised national or regional construction practice.
  • Have a real commitment to quality. The Construction Unit aspires to being the premier   construction practice on the South West peninsula and in fulfilling this objective seeks to offer the very highest levels of service.
  • Keen to participate in all business development activity- both on a firm, unit and individual level. This will include participating in client/target specific marketing as well as general profile raising.
  • Have a flexible approach and the ability to work in a team environment. Good communication
  • skills (both written and oral) are vital.
  • The ability to use effectively modern IT equipment is important.
  • Living the Firm’s values; Progressive, Determined and Supportive

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for an established and well recognised lawyer who is able to demonstrate their suitability and interest in this opportunity.

In return, our client is committed to offering a fulfilling career in one of the premier firms based in the South West.

For further details and to apply for this career position, please contact – Jonny Scott Slater or Ashley Armstrong –

Telephone 01872 274227

Email — cornishexecutive@aol.com

Cornwall Executive Recruitment Ltd – An employment agency for job vacancies, personnel services and staffing solutions – 01872 274 277.