Henley Reid

Henley Reid are working with a highly regarded law firm, in their search for a new construction lawyer.

A vacancy exists for a highly motivated lawyer with expertise in front and back-end construction matters to work for a leading Australian firm in Sydney.  


This is a unique opportunity for a construction lawyer to advance their career, and gain exposure to a range of prolific national and multijurisdictional clients, ranging from major contractors, developers, and government departments, advising on projects across a range of sectors.  

The team is well established, and this role will sit within a high performing team of technical construction lawyers. 

Position Description 

The successful applicant will work as part of a friendly, supportive yet high performing firm, advising on various construction matters, covering a range of contentious and non-contentious issues for the firm.  

You will be exposed to various major projects and PPPs, advising clients in a variety of sectors, covering (but not limited to) infrastructure, property development, energy, and utilities.  

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to make a step-up in their career, learn from highly regarded senior lawyers, and find a team that will be supportive, equipping you with the right tools and exposure for career progression. 

Key Requirements 

  • At least 3 years post admission experience within a law firm; 
  • Demonstrated construction law experience; 
  • Exposure to litigation proceedings; 
  • Strong drafting and negotiation skills, and familiarity with advising on construction contracts;
  • Ability to work in a complex environment with multiple, fast-moving projects.