Construction Solicitor (0-4 PQE)

Job Title: Construction Solicitor (0-4 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
REF: 1244
Contact Name: George Molyneux Buckley
Contact Email:

A top 45 law firm is growing their Legal 500 and Chambers recognised team and looking for a Construction Solicitor to join them in Manchester.  

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

In addition, 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 an ambitious construction lawyer looking to handle top-quality work at a leading firm. 

Construction Solicitor - Manchester 

The company & role 

  • An insurance heavyweight with an excellent reputation and offices across the country 

  • You will handle your own caseload and assist other lawyers with a mix of contentious and non-contentious construction matters.  

  • The team act for both public and private sector clients including developers, education institutions, transport authorities, healthcare providers and contractors 

  • 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 Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire, High Peak and Stockport 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Top-of-the-market pay (depending on experience)

  • 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 

  • An NQ Solicitor or CILEx or a Construction Lawyer with 0-years’ PQE 

  • Will have experience of handling both contentious and non-contentious construction work 

  • Will be able to work to strict deadlines and targets  

  • A dynamic and articulate solicitor with excellent client care skills 

  • Will be willing to work as part of and share knowledge within an ambitious team 

How to apply for this Construction 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 construction and commercial insurance 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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