Construction Attorney Job in Morristown, NJ Near Me - 313818 | BCGSearch.com

Construction Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location New Jersey - Morristown

Job ID FHVE313818

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 1 - Max. 8 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

Estimated Salary Lower than Highest Salary Band in Market (Varies by Firm)

Practice Areas Construction - General

2024-04-04 20:54:44

A law firm in Morristown, NJ, is seeking a highly qualified Construction Attorney to join its nationally recognized Construction and Surety Group. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in construction law and be prepared to handle a wide range of legal matters in this practice area.

Duties:

  • Represent clients in construction-related legal matters, including contract claims, transactions, arbitration, and litigation in both state and Federal jurisdictions.
  • Provide legal counsel on construction project disputes, contract negotiations, and regulatory compliance.
  • Conduct legal research, draft legal documents, and provide expert legal advice to clients.
  • Collaborate with other attorneys and legal professionals to achieve successful outcomes for clients.
  • Attend court hearings, depositions, and settlement negotiations as needed.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and changes in construction law to better serve clients
  • Skills:
  • In-depth understanding of construction law and legal principles.
  • Legal research and writing skills.
  • Negotiation and dispute resolution abilities.
  • Effective communication and presentation skills.
  • Proficiency in using legal research tools and software.

Certifications:

  • Must be a licensed attorney with active bar admission in New York and/or New Jersey.

Education:

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Bar admission in New York and/or New Jersey is required.
  • Strong knowledge of construction law, regulations, and industry standards.
  • Excellent research, writing, and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong negotiation and advocacy skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills.

Requirements:

  • 1-8 years of experience practicing law with a significant focus on construction and construction-related matters.

This firm values judicial clerkships--it even has a few former judges in its ranks. Not surprising, given this firm's decidedly litigation heavy practice. With offices throughout the country, this New Jersey office runs the show, which gives these New Jersey lawyers a chance to influence the direction of the firm.

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