Construction Snr Associate | Front-End Matters | Resourceful CBD Firm

Construction Snr Associate | Front-End Matters | Resourceful CBD Firm

Job Title: Construction Snr Associate | Front-End Matters | Resourceful CBD Firm
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Reference: CS130720
Contact Name: Kirra Gaskell
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 13, 2020 16:16

Job Description

This is the perfect opportunity for a talented Senior Construction Lawyer to join one of Brisbane's top firms, providing you with exposure to top clients and a high quality of work.


Our Client is one of Australia's leading law firms, with a strong construction team that has a reputation for performance. Boasting experience, capability and knowledge, the construction team has handled a large number and wide variety of complex construction claims. This world-class law firm is guided by important values, ensuring an energetic and exciting environment in which careers can be developed. 


Working in this busy team, the role will see you working across a range of front-end construction matters. Led by an experienced Partner, you will work at Senior Associate level.

The scope of work will include drafting and advising on: 
  • Australian Standard Form Contracts ammendments;
  • Project delivery methods; and
  • Construction contracts, risks and related issues
You will also be required to negotiate, identify key risk issues, advise and devise commercial solutions and be competent in managing relationships in the context of complex projects. As a senior team member, there is also likely to be some supervision or mentoring of junior staff.


With Senior Associateship upon commencement, you will bring to the role a number of years of post-admission experience, obtained within a sizable CBD or national firm.

The successful candidate will also be conversant in most issues relating to construction law and have a detailed knowledge of the legislative background governing the construction industry. 


The firm is offering a competitive remuneration package with a high performance incentive scheme. The firm prides itself on its excellent employee relations and working within such a renown team will allow you access to high quality work matters.


At Law Staff we offer all Lawyers a lounge room setting (compliant with COVID-19 regulations) for a relaxed confidential discussion over coffee/tea, allowing you to comfortably provide us an understanding of your skills as well as ideals around your next role. We are full in our disclosure and by the end of the meeting you will be provided with a detailed profile on this role and other opportunities for you to research at your leisure.

To request a confidential meeting, please click APPLY and upload your Profile. Alternatively quote Ref:CS130720 and email your Resume to either:
  • Kirra Gaskell -
  • Craig Ashton-Sward -
If this role is not entirely suitable then we would still enjoy the opportunity of hearing from you. We often work on roles that are not advertised, with a range of positions across private practice and in-house.  
Please note, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.