A highly regarded national law firm.
An Associate is sought to join the Commercial and Infrastructure Department to be ideally based in Bristol, with much of the work arising from procurements of infrastructure projects or service provision.
The department is involved in a wide variety of commercial and complex contracting work: joint ventures, construction and engineering; outsourced service provision; new forms of delivery and funding of works, infrastructure and front and back office services.
The ideal candidate will have at least 5PQE and the role will involve a mix of commercial work in a variety of Local Authority sectors which could range from: infrastructure projects: highways, waste, energy, education, leisure, regeneration
The need for growth including new forms of partnerships, new structures and contracts to deliver services.
Variations and contract management including PFI and PPP schemes and outsourcing projects
Back and front office service provision
Commercialisation agenda with Local Government
The firm acts for a large number of Local Authorities, NHS Bodies as well as private sector clients and Registered Providers. Much of the anticipated work will be for Local Authorities and private sector clients bidding back to that sector.
A commercial lawyer 5pqe+ able to think creatively, with considerable drive, energy and empathy with the client base.
A willingness to help lead and drive business development in these areas.
You may currently be in private practice or working for the public sector or in-house and looking for the chance to join a highly ranked firm in local Government.
Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.