Solicitor/Senior Solicitor (NQ-4 PQE) | Construction & Projects

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We are looking to recruit a Solicitor/Senior Solicitor (NQ - 4 PQE) for our Construction and Projects (C&P) team based in Aberdeen, Edinburgh or Glasgow. The successful candidate will work predominately alongside Gavin Paton and James Forbes, two of our C&P Partners.

This role will cover a wide range of non contentious construction and projects work including:

  • drafting, review and negotiation of building contracts, appointment agreements, collateral warranties, bonds and guarantees; and
  • drafting, review and negotiation of the construction aspects of development agreements, agreements for lease and facility agreements.

The role will involve assisting senior fee earners and partners on major transactions, working on your own transactions and forming part of dedicated client teams. You must be pragmatic, results-focussed and be able to work under pressure and to tight timescales. We are looking for candidates with a positive attitude, a focus on quality and a determination to provide a first-class service.

Burness Paull’s aim is to be the leading independent law firm in Scotland. Click here to find out more about who we are and what makes us different.

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At Burness Paull, respect and inclusion are fundamental to the way we operate.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating a workplace where all our colleagues can reach their full potential.  If you want to know more click here. We are able to make reasonable adjustments to our application and selection process to make sure you are able to do your best. It can be difficult to talk about a disability or long term health condition but our Recruitment team are here to support you – please get in touch to discuss what we can do for you.

Our colleagues work flexibly in lots of different ways, please talk to us about the flexibility you’re looking for in your next role.

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18 January 2022
Solicitor/Senior Solicitor
Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow (Including Remote Working)