Construction Solicitor (4-8 PQE)

Job Title: Construction Solicitor (4-8 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
REF: 1358
Contact Name: George Molyneux Buckley
Contact Email:

A top 200 commercial law firm is looking to take on an experienced Construction Solicitor to join them in Manchester. 

You’ll join a very well-renowned team, work alongside Legal 500 recognised lawyers and handle a varied caseload of construction matters. You’ll have the opportunity to take on real responsibility and have a high level of client engagement. 

In return, you’ll join a friendly, down-to-earth team and enjoy a fantastic benefits package and healthy work-life balance.  

Construction Solicitor - Manchester  

The company & role 

  • A leading multi-service firm with a construction team noted in the Legal 500 

  • In this role, you’ll handle mixed bag of contentious and non-contentious construction matters on behalf of clients from sectors including renewable energy, housing, commercial development and waste management  

  • The firm has a down-to-earth, social dynamic and a great team mentality 

  • As a result of their comprehensive training calendar, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to develop your skills and knowledge 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Cheshire, Warrington and Lancashire 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Competitive salary 

  • Flexible working 

  • 25 days holiday 

  • Death in service 

  • Life insurance 

  • Pension scheme 

  • Health insurance 

  • Car parking 

  • Career development loan 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Construction Solicitor or FCILEx with between 4 and 8 years PQE 

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

  • Will be an articulate and confident communicator 

  • Will be well organised and have an excellent work ethic 

  • Will be a strong team player with a keen eye for detail 

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 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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