Associate / Senior Associate Construction
Piper Alderman is a full-service commercial law firm with offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide. With 160 years’ experience and over 350 employees nationally, we have achieved our impressive growth and success by listening to our clients and creating practical and innovative legal solutions.
We are seeking a Construction lawyer with 3+years experience to join our busy Construction team in our Melbourne office. This position offers the successful candidate the unique opportunity to work with industry leading partners on a broad range of front and back end high quality construction work across a broad spectrum of construction matters and contractual disputes including industrial, public infrastructure, residential and retail.
You will need to demonstrate solid expertise in drafting of commercial and litigation documents, provision of legal advice and be commercially astute.
In this position you will be exposed to a range of clients including head contractors, developers, consultants and subcontractors. You will need to demonstrate a high degree of confidence, commercial acumen and ability to work with autonomy and as part of a team with both internal and external clients. You must be capable of building strong relationships and have a proactive, solutions focused approach.
To be successful in securing this role, you will have:
• Minimum 3 years construction post admission experience
• Excellent drafting skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• High degree of commercial aptitude
• Strong analytical ability and attention to details
• An enthusiastic approach to your work
Enquiries can be directed to Kathryn Chapman, HR Manager on 03 8665 5555 with applications submitted in confidence by clicking the "apply" button below.
To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work in Australia.