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International exposure has always been a key perk for lawyers working in the Energy sector and with a variety of work in construction it as an exciting market to be involved in. A market leading international law firm has retained Wadkins Associates in their search for a talented dispute resolution lawyer to join their construction team here in London.
You will be joining an award-winning construction team who has acted for both leading domestic corporations and international energy giants in the construction of power stations, roads and public infrastructure. The team has a reputation for being open and collegiate whilst maintaining a clear progression route.
You will be involved in contentious work in the construction sector, cting on behalf of the full range of clients involved within a project. The partner is involved with exciting disputes internationally including in Asia, the Middle East and across Europe.
Our client is looking for an England and Wales qualified lawyer with at least 2 years PQE with a background in contentious work. International experience would be desirable but not necessary, although you must be open to working internationally (particularly in the Middle East region).
If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact David Comins.
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If the above position is of interest, do get in touch.
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If the above position is of interest, do get in touch to find out more.
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For a detailed conversation about the intricacies of the compliance role and the nuances of the client please get in touch.