Litigation Specialist, newly created role

Organisation
Frasia Wright Associates
Reference
FW4991
Contract Type
Full-Time
Practice Area
Commercial Litigation, Construction , Insurance Litigation, Risk
Job Type
Contract
Location
Glasgow, Edinburgh
Salary
Competitive
PQE
0-2 yrs, 3 -4 yrs, 5+ yrs
Expiry Date
16/12/2016 12:26:00
This is an exciting opportunity for a Litigation lawyer to join our clients Construction & Engineering team. Ideally at the 1 – 5 years’ pqe level, you will provide a full service dispute resolution service to clients from across the c

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for a Litigation lawyer to join our clients Construction & Engineering team. Ideally at the 1 – 5 years’ pqe level, you will provide a full service dispute resolution service to clients from across the construction industry. You will work closely with the partners advising clients in both the public and private sectors including developers, contractors, consultants, insurers and funders. You will have the opportunity to be involved in a wide variety of work including contentious claims and insurance disputes across a range of formal dispute proceedings including mediation, adjudication, litigation and arbitration.

You will be involved in:

  • Advising the client of the merits of their position and providing strategic advice on the most appropriate and cost effective way to bring about a resolution. Reporting regularly to clients on progress and keeping strategy under review
  • Appearing in Court and other formal hearings (mediation, adjudication and arbitration) to act as advocate on behalf of the client
  • Negotiating settlements
  • Drafting pleadings

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to progress their career in this area and therole offers clear career paths and significant opportunities for career advancement.  (Assignment 9010)

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