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Construction Senior Associate Vacancy, London

JOB TITLE: Construction Senior Associate
Location: London
Salary: Exceptional
Ref: CLC2385
Key information:

This role offers an opportunity to support a wide array of construction matters, representing commercial, institutional, public sector, charity, and private clients. The primary responsibilities of the position include:

  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating a range of industry-specific and general commercial contracts involving various stakeholders in construction projects.
  • Representing a diverse client base, including builders, property developers, architects, contractors, subcontractors, engineers, landowners, and funders.
  • Collaborating closely with professionals from different disciplines, such as project managers and monitors.
  • Drafting and negotiating building contracts, both based on standard forms (JCT and NEC) and customised building contract forms.
  • Preparing and negotiating professional team appointments.
  • Drafting and negotiating supplementary documents, including pre-construction services agreements, collateral warranties, parent company guarantees, construction cost account arrangements, and performance bonds.
  • Assisting the Real Estate and Corp/Commercial departments with construction-related due diligence.
  • Supporting colleagues in the Real Estate and Planning/Infrastructure teams in handling development agreements and construction obligations in various legal documents.
  • Fulfilling any other duties reasonably required by the Partners.

Qualifications and Experience Requirements:

  • Ideally a minimum of 6 years in construction law, with a primary focus on non-contentious construction work.
  • Strong expertise in transactional construction work within property and/or infrastructure sectors.
  • Enthusiasm for construction law as a practice area, coupled with strong technical knowledge and drafting skills.
  • Essential familiarity with various methods of construction procurement and a comprehensive understanding of standard forms of construction contracts.
  • Experience in advising on the construction aspects of agreements for lease, facility agreements, forward funding agreements, and construction-related security documents.

For further information on this opportunity and other similar roles in the region please contact Arron Rampling at RAMPLING CLARKE in the first instance to arrange a confidential discussion.  / 07513444001

At RAMPLING CLARKE our consultants can talk you through the role and caseload, available working patterns, the firm and their culture, salaries and benefits as well as the reason for recruiting and any future plans. 

The team at RAMPLING CLARKE are currently working a mix of office and remote working and can be reached outside of office hours.