Well know commercial law practice are looking for a Senior Solicitor to work within their construction department.
This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to widen their knowledge and exposure of contentious construction transactions working with clients and professionals on a day to day basis within the busy team based in Edinburgh.
The role will involve acting on behalf of employers, contractors, professional consultants and insurance clients on a broad range of disputes, dealing with a variety of bespoke contracts and standard forms. Advising clients on all aspects of construction litigation including both raising and defending all levels of Sheriff Court and Court of Session actions, adjudications, negotiation, mediation, arbitration and contractual advice.
Commercial awareness is required together with an enthusiastic approach to business development in a target driven commercial environment.
In addition to being able to demonstrate relevant legal experience, the successful candidate will require excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Applicants will have to be able to juggle a busy and varied workload, have an enthusiastic approach to work and enjoy working in a team environment.
If this sounds of interest, please get in touch with Sharri Plimbley Associates to find out more.