Construction Senior Associate Solicitor (6-10 PQE)

Job Title: Construction Senior Associate Solicitor (6-10 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000
REF: 1327
Contact Name: George Molyneux Buckley
Contact Email:

A top 45 law firm and a key player within insurance is looking for a Construction Solicitor to join their team in Birmingham as a Senior Associate.  

In this role, you can expect to handle a broad range of work, and enjoy an exceptional working culture and an excellent benefits package. 

The firm place a significant emphasis on the wellbeing of their employees offer flexible and home working to all of their lawyers. This is a fantastic opportunity for a construction lawyer looking to handle top-quality work at a leading firm, while maintaining a healthy work-life balance. 

Construction Solicitor - Birmingham

The company & role 

  • A national commercial practice known for their supportive culture 

  • You will handle your own varied caseload of contentious and non-contentious construction matters on behalf of developers, transport authorities, healthcare providers, contractors and consultants 

  • You’ll also work with other members of the team to develop client relationships and business opportunities 

  • The firm are committed to fostering a culture of equality and diversity and has been recognised as a Top Employer by the Top Employers Institute 

  • Commutable from Solihull, Black Country, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Birmingham, Tamworth and Lichfield  

Added extras and benefits  

  • Top of the market pay  

  • Flexible working and home working  

  • Genuine career progression prospects with the opportunity to handle high calibre work 

  • 25 days holiday 

  • Healthcare 

  • Pension plan 

  • Life insurance 

  • Childcare vouchers 

  • Discounted gym membership 

  • Optical and dental scheme 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Construction Solicitor or FCILEx with 6-10 years’ PQE 

  • Will have experience of handling contentious or non-contentious construction matters or a mixture of both (NQ solicitors who completed a construction seat as part of their training contract will be considered) 

  • Will have a flexible approach but be able to work to strict targets and deadlines 

  • Will have a good academic background and be technically very strong 

  • Will have excellent organisation and time-management skills 

How to apply for this Construction Senior Associate Solicitor role  

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above.   

Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact George on 03300 245 606 or email  

George is an Associate Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of commercial insurance, construction and regulatory lawyers. He recruits for roles at all levels, from commercial insurance paralegals to partners and works with leading commercial insurance teams across Manchester and the North West. If you’re looking to make a move, George can help you take your next step.

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