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  • The Specialists, In-House Legal & Commercial Management Recruitment

    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

  • The Specialists, In-House Legal & Commercial Management Recruitment

    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

  • The Specialists, In-House Legal & Commercial Management Recruitment

    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

  • The Specialists, In-House Legal & Commercial Management Recruitment

    McKenzie Douglas provides In House Legal & Commercial Management job opportunities with UK and international businesses.

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Senior Legal Counsel – Construction & Infrastructure

Last updated on 14/07/2022

Sector: Construction/Infrastructure
Reference: 4860MD
Location: London or Yorkshire

Description


Well established business in the infrastructure sector seeks an experienced construction and infrastructure lawyer. The role will work closely with the wider businesses legal teams, especially business development, commercial and senior management. You will have a background with a top UK law firm and ideally in-house experience.

 

The Role:

 

  • Responsible for the provision of commercially focused legal advice on a broad range of projects
  • Reviewing, negotiating, drafting a wide range of agreements relating to development, construction, refurbishment and related services.
  • Assisting in the governance of transactions at local and group level.

 

Requirements:

 

  • Qualified Solicitor – 8+ PQE*
  • Strong commercial contracts experience (drafting and negotiating skills)
  • Extensive knowledge of construction contracts, outsourcing, commercial and public procurement
  • Experience within UK construction industry required
  • Experience negotiating agreements such as JCT suite of contracts, NEC, FIDIC and IChemE required.

 

This position offers quality of work with quality of life in a great in-house legal team.

 

Apply:

 

If you are interested in this Senior Legal Counsel position, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to ted.douglas@mckenziedouglas.co.uk. If the role isn’t right for you but you are interested in hearing about similar positions or some advice regarding the market, then please do get in touch on 01539 446666.

 

*All candidates will be considered on merit

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Ted Douglas

ted.douglas@mckenziedouglas.co.uk

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