Construction Lawyer - RCR Lawyers

Construction Lawyer

Job Description

Rostron Carlyle Rojas Lawyers is currently seeking a mid-level Construction Lawyer to join our rapidly growing team.


The ideal candidate will have between 3 to 5 years PAE in commercial litigation and/or construction; with experience across a broad range of building and construction matters, including dispute resolution and litigation, gained in a reputable commercial firm or a government department.

 

In order to be considered for the role you must:

  • Have a minimum of 3 years PAE in commercial litigation and/or construction;
  • Demonstrate a well-developed working knowledge and understanding of security of payment legislation and Australian standard construction contracts;
  • Be passionate to pursue a career as a construction lawyer and be willing to continuously build a strong professional network and good reputation within the industry and local community;
  • Be client focused and results driven;
  • Have strong attention to quality and attention to detail with proven exceptional written and oral communication skills;
  • Be prepared to assist and support the senior lawyers in a wide range of marketing and business campaigns;
  • Have intermediate to advance level proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Responsibilities will include (but not be limited to):
  • High volume diary, file and matter management;
  • Client liaison and coordination of meetings and conferences;
  • Preparation of billing and end of month reports;
  • Assisting a team of lawyers with legal matters;
  • Preparation of legal documents, including correspondence, contracts, court documents, reports and presentations;
  • Preparation of briefs;

The successful candidate will have:

  • Enthusiastic and dedicated approach, excellent time management skills and strong commitment to quality;
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team;
  • Knowledge of LexisNexis Affinity software (highly regarded);

If you are reliable, enthusiastic and ready to start your legal career in a supportive team,
please send your CV along with a short letter addressing the above criteria to
[email protected]

 

LOCATION OF ROLE:

We are located on Adelaide Street, Brisbane City Qld 4000.

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