Lawyer/Senior Associate/Special Counsel - Construction Litigation 3+ PQE

Montgomery

National Law Firm | Construction Litigation | Lawyer/Senior Associate/Special Counsel | 3+ PQE | $100K+

  • Top national law firm
  • Construction Litigation focussed role
  • Diverse client base
Our client is one of Australia's largest and most innovative full service law firms. They have experienced recent growth in the Australian market. 

Construction team

The Sydney Building and Construction team includes industry renowned partners with an even mix of front and back end experience whose clients span the mining and resources, rail, water, health, telecommunications, construction and property industries.
 
Position description

Due to a couple of members of the team moving in house to clients, the Sydney office of this national law firm are looking to hire a lawyer/senior associate/special counsel construction litigator. 

This role will see you working closely with mainly three experienced construction partners on predominantly back-end work, although you would also have opportunities to work across some front end matters from time to time should you wish to. The role would see you advising State and local Governments, specialist subcontractors, suppliers and statutory corporations.

You will have direct client contact and often be required to independently run medium size projects with the support of junior and mid-level lawyers.

Requirements

The successful candidate will have at least 3+ years experience in back-end construction litigation from another leading Australian law firm. Interstate and Australian returners from overseas are welcome to apply. Those with a commercial litigation and/or insurance litigation background with an interest in construction litigation are also encouraged to apply.

In addition, you will have:

• a strong academic record;
• strong written and verbal communication skills;
• an ability to build strong client relationships;
• an ability to be flexible and efficient under pressure; and
• a team focused attitude with an ability to act as mentor to junior lawyers. 
 
Contact

For further information, please contact Laura Lal on +61 (0) 407 346 944/ +61 2 8058 6002 or send your CV and transcripts to llal@montgomeryadvisory.comau.