Melbourne CBD & Inner Suburbs Melbourne VIC, Australia
Construction Litigation Lawyer (5yrs Plus)
Specialist CBD Building, Construction & Property firm
Attractive Remuneration - Negotiable
Stellar Career Move & Great Team/Firm Culture
About our client... Our client is a well established boutique style specialist law firm conveniently located in the Melbourne CBD with a strong reputation for their building, construction and property law expertise. They are now able to offer a tremendous career opportunity for an experienced litigation lawyer who is keen to focus & further develop their profile in Building/Construction disputes. About the role... Working closely with highly experienced Partner(s)/colleagues you will have the autonomy to manage your own files typically for high quality clients eg. developers; construction corporations; contractors, (including both private and public) and work collaboratively as part of a team on thee larger, more complex matters.
Focusing on Building and Construction Litigation our client is open to considering candidates at around 5+ yrs post admission with solid litigation experience including Building and Construction Disputes gained within a recognised team of a similar specialist law practice. Candidates with a broader background in commercial litigation with a genuine interest in focusing on building and construction disputes will also be considered.
As part of a highly professional & down-to-earth team, here you will continue to develop your expertise with access to strong mentors & genuine career growth opportunities.
About you... Ideally, desired candidates will have:-
5 years' experience with an unrestricted Practising Certificate
A strong dispute resolution background with proven experience in mediations, arbitrations, negotiation, adjudication and expert determination, preparation of adjudication applications and responses pursuant to the security of payment legislation;
Ability to manage small matters (with guidance of a Partner) whilst being part of a team role in larger, more complex matters.
Strong drive, initiative and ability to effectively manage competing priorities;
Excellent communication (both written and verbal) skills;
Leadership qualities to inspire others less experienced within the team.
What's on offer here is a genuinely opportunity to grow your career in a boutique Melbourne-based practice, supported by excellent resources, an attractive remuneration package and further build on this fantastic team culture!
N.B. In light of recent COVID-19 developments and in the interests of the health and well-being of our candidates and our team, all interviews will now be conducted on-line via video link.
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Alternatively, for a confidential discussion please contact: Sharon Henderson l Partner t: 03 9098 8776