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Projects Senior Associate

Projects Senior Associate

  • About the Firm: DLA Piper is a global law firm with lawyers located in more than 40 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.
  • About the role: We are currently looking to recruit a bright and ambitious Projects Senior Associate to join our team in Edinburgh.
  • Looking For: We are looking to secure your expertise, with your ability to lead and project manage a number of high-profile cases independently; and your experience negotiating project agreements, sub-contracts and ancillary project documents, with limited supervision, during all phases of the project cycle.
  • Opportunities: Among other opportunities, you will be advising private and public sector clients, funders and consortia on UK Public Private Partnerships (PPPs), across sectors. As well as advising on the procurement and negotiation of projects up to financial close, our work frequently sees us providing advice and support to our clients post-close, during the construction and operational phases.
  • And more: We act for private and public sector clients (including international Governments), funders, and consortia, across a range of sectors, including social infrastructure projects, transport and waste, in the UK and Internationally.


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