Infrastructure and Project Development Lawyer

  • Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Oct 01, 2020
Full time Lawyer (Private Practice) Lawyer (Other) Solicitor

Job Description

Infrastructure and Project Development Associate

Norton Rose Fulbright is proud to have been selected as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers in 2019 and one of the Greater Toronto Area’s Top Employers for 2020!

Our Infrastructure team in Toronto and nationally is highly regarded for its innovative approach and broad expertise in all matters relating to project development – from inception to procurement, financing, real estate, construction, regulation and operation. We have worked on many of the leading infrastructure and P3 projects locally, nationally and globally. We are currently seeking to add to the existing strength of our team by bringing in a senior associate with experience in the construction, P3 and infrastructure sectors.

This presents an incredible opportunity to join a world-class group of professionals at an established Canadian law firm with an international legal practice, while working in a collegial and collaborative team that is both professionally and personally rewarding. As part of the Infrastructure and P3 practice, the successful candidate will have broad exposure to a full range of legal issues faced by our infrastructure clients, including public and private partnerships, procurement, financing, design and construction, operations and maintenance matters.

The ideal candidate will possess an LL.B or JD degree and will also have the following skills/experience:

  • 4 to 7 years of related legal experience in either a private practice or in-house setting;
  • advising clients in respect of project agreement drafting and negotiation, and risk identification, evaluation and management;
  • representing developers, public authorities, lenders, construction contractors and/or engineering service providers in the implementation of large scale capital projects;
  • exceptional client service, interpersonal and communication skills, strong organizational abilities, and a willingness to take initiative;
  • demonstrated commercial acumen and a pragmatic, business focused outlook; and
  • strong personal and professional integrity and a hard-working and passionate approach.

To apply, please register your resume online at www.nortonrosefulbright.com/ca/en/careers. We thank all candidates for their application, but will be contacting only those whom we select to invite for an interview.

Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright is a leading international legal practice. With more than 4000 lawyers operating in over 50 offices, we offer a full business law service to many of the world’s pre-eminent financial institutions and corporations from offices in Europe, Asia, Australia, Canada, Africa, the Middle East, Latin America and Central Asia and the United States.

Diversity is an important firm value. We are committed to providing equal opportunities in employment and to providing a workplace which is free from discrimination and harassment. This means that all job applicants, employees and partners will receive equal treatment regardless of race, colour, ethnic or national origins, sex, marital status, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

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