A new opportunity has been created for a Senior Practice Development Lawyer to join this leading global law firm and provide support to the Projects Practice group. The role could be based out of any Scottish or regional office which includes Glasgow, Edinburgh, Manchester, Leeds or Birmingham.
The firm has a team of Practice Development Lawyers (PDLs) each of whom is assigned to a Practice Group with responsibility also for engaging with one or more Sectors.
They are looking for a candidate to take on a PDL role with a particular focus on infrastructure transactional projects – construction projects involving transport infrastructure (roads, rail, metros), social infrastructure (hospitals, schools, government buildings) and retail, commercial and residential buildings. The candidate will be working alongside other PDLs focussing upon energy transactional projects, energy and infrastructure disputes, real estate development and banking and finance.
This role will be of interest to existing PDLs and lawyers who are looking for a new challenge. The role has a strong market-facing focus to work with client teams in engaging with clients and helping to develop the profile of the firm’s sector Projects practice and Infrastructure Sector in Europe and the Middle East (EMEA) and identify opportunities to build the brand.
There will be a secondary focus on internal knowledge management to help ensure the firm's lawyers are working efficiently with a clear view of “horizon watching” for new legal developments and market trends.
To find out more, please contact Jill Cowan on 07931 811 330 or apply online.