Associate, Projects (NQ to 2 PQE) - International Law Firm

Posted 30 June 2024
Job type Permanent
DisciplineChief Operating Officer & Governance

Job Description

Our client is an esteemed international law firm, renowned for their comprehensive legal services and innovative solutions across various practice areas. Their leading Projects Practice offers unparalleled opportunities for professional growth and development in a dynamic and supportive environment.

We are seeking a motivated and talented Newly Qualified (NQ) to 2 Post-Qualified Experience (PQE) Associate to join our client’s Projects Practice. This role provides a unique opportunity to work on high-profile projects across multiple jurisdictions, contributing to the success of their clients and the firm.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Assist in advising clients on all aspects of project development, project finance, and construction/EPC matters.
  • Draft, review, and negotiate a wide range of project-related documents, including contracts, agreements, and financial documents.
  • Conduct legal research and provide detailed analysis on complex legal issues related to projects.
  • Collaborate with other practice groups within the firm to provide comprehensive legal solutions to clients.
  • Participate in client meetings, offering legal advice and support to ensure successful project outcomes.
  • Support senior associates and partners in managing large-scale projects and transactions.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of relevant laws, regulations, and industry developments affecting the projects sector.
Candidate Profile:
  • Qualified solicitor (NQ to 2 PQE) in Singapore.
  • Excellent academic credentials and strong legal skills.
  • Prior experience in Projects Development, Projects Finance, or Construction/EPC will be well-regarded but not essential.
  • Candidates from any practice group are welcome to apply, provided they demonstrate a keen interest in projects work.
  • Strong drafting, negotiation, and analytical skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A proactive approach to problem-solving and a commitment to client service.