Skip to content

Current opportunities

A close up of two people meeting over coffee and reading the newspaper

Construction Lawyer

Friendly Partner, great team + genuine mentoring | Arbitration, construction litigation + some front end | Key role in small, growing team

Reference No: 3623247
Location: Brisbane
Work type: Permanent / Full Time
  • Mid Tier construction practice
  • Varied client base - construction/developer + government
  • Salary $100-165k based on PAE plus bonus

The company:
This mid tier national law firm’s expertise includes corporate and commercial law, property and construction law, insurance law, dispute resolution and litigation, employment law, and intellectual property law. They provide legal services to both individuals and businesses, from small and medium-sized enterprises to large corporations and government entities.

About the role:
Due to growth, this role will see you working closely with an ex top tier Partner. Day to day, you will:

  • advise across a mix of arbitration, high end construction litigation matters as well as some front end drafting work;
  • work with an even mix of private developer / construction company clients as well as some work for State Government; and
  • be part of a close knit, collegiate, growing team that will allow you to work closely with the Partner but also have support from two senior lawyers.

Skills/Experience: 
To be considered for this role you will:

  • have 2-6 years’ PAE in construction law; 
  • ideally have demonstrated experience in construction litigation  though litigators with some exposure to construction will be considered;
  • importantly, have a real passion and desire to specialis in construction law.

Benefits:
Awaiting you is: 

  • A young and friendly Partner (as well as senior lawyers) who will take you under their wing and mentor you;
  • An interesting mix of mostly contentious construction work with some front end advisory; and 
  • a competitive salary and career path. 

Apply now: 
Click APPLY or contact Peter Liaw at Peppercorn Recruitment on 0422 805 803 or email peter@peppercornrecruitment.com.au, quoting reference number 3623247. Please submit your resume in Word format only. 

Peppercorn Recruitment – a partnership between two of Brisbane’s most connected and experienced legal, risk and compliance recruiters and you. For more jobs head to our website, www.peppercornrecruitment.com.au