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Construction Lawyer | Intermediate

  • Location:

    Auckland, New Zealand

  • Sector:

    Private Practice

  • Job type:


  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -032018-60004_1612842287

  • Published:

    08 February 2021

  • Expiry date:

    10 April 2021

This is a unique opportunity to join a highly-ranked and leading construction & projects team led by experts in this field. This is a growing area where you'll be involved in commercial construction, procurement and development work, acting on behalf of blue-chip clients, government institutions, large contractors and high net-worth investors. If you have an interest in playing a key part in delivering complex projects, be it for large-scale infrastructure developments or high-value commercial projects, you will be well-placed in a team that can advise on a variety of commercial and regulatory legal issues relating to building activities.

The firm is well-regarded for its high-quality commercial work and promotes career growth based on merit. You'll have the opportunity to have close mentoring from partners and seniors in the team who had solid years of experience under their belt providing the chance to develop into a specialist in construction law.

About you

  • 2-4 years' PQE experience in front-end construction and/or commercial property-related work.
  • An interest in building a commercial construction legal career;
  • Private practice experience although those with relevant in-house experience will also be considered;
  • A decent university academic record (B average or higher); and
  • Be commercially minded.

Perhaps you have good commercial property experience and would like to transition into a transactional construction role? Or maybe you are already a construction lawyer and would like to work on more complex projects? Whether this is a notable step up for you or you are intrigued t in the breadth of work and people you'd work with in this role, we would like to hear from you!

For a confidential chat, contact Harrison on 027 274 5926 or by sending your CV and academic transcript to hdeiongh@cobaltrecruitment.com or by clicking on 'APPLY' now. All enquiries are treated with the strictest confidence.