Commercial Contracts Lawyer

A local authority based in London is seeking a Commercial Contracts Lawyer for an initial three months’ period.

The successful Commercial Contracts Lawyer will be required to advise on a variety of matters to include procurement for repairs, major works, and other contracts. You will need to have a sound knowledge of public procurement regulations, construction law matters, JCT matters, contracts for goods and services, frameworks, and local authority governance.

This is a hybrid working role with at least one day in the office. You will have at least 3 years’ PQE experience and be an admitted Barrister, Solicitor or Fellow of CILEX.

Due to the urgent nature of the role, candidates must be available on no more than three weeks’ notice. To register an interest in the role, please send an updated CV to

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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Zoe Alex

Zoe Alex

Managing Director and Local Government