Supervising Associate - Projects
Our international multi-disciplinary projects practice covers construction, project development, acquisition and financing across the energy, natural resources and infrastructure sectors (both UK and international). Our clients include major development finance institutions, governments, commercial banks, investment funds and industrial developers. We work with specialists in tax, environmental law, real estate, corporate, regulation and competition, offering our clients a totally integrated service and a strong industry focus.
What can we offer?
You will join our highly acclaimed and collegiate projects group, working alongside several leading projects lawyers and our real estate team. You will have the opportunity to be involved with multi-billion-pound projects with prestigious clients as well as interesting and complex work for government agencies. Our projects group focus on the following areas: infrastructure (in its broadest sense, including transport & logistics, residential and industrial development), defence, utilities and nuclear decommissioning, oil and gas pipelines, mining, petrochemicals, major thermal power, all forms of renewable energy and seawater desalination.
What we are looking for:
- A talented and ambitious lawyer with around three to six years' post qualified experience gained within a city or national firm;
- Construction expertise, to include experience in negotiation of construction contracts (including standard amendments to JCT contracts), negotiation of appointments and warranties, construction due diligence as part of real estate acquisition, disposal and development transactions, construction input into real estate finance transactions, input into the negotiation of development agreements and, ideally, experience dealing with EPCs
- A pro-active and commercial approach along with a 'one team' mentality; and
- An intelligent lawyer with a strong academic record, along with excellent communication skills.