Construction Associate

WeirFoulds LLP
Posting Date:
Apr 11, 2024
WeirFoulds LLP
Area of Law:
Position Type:
Full Time
3-5 years


WeirFoulds is seeking a construction associate to join our thriving Construction Law Practice Group. The ideal candidate will have:

  • 3-5 years of construction law experience
  • Strong technical, legal, research and drafting skills combined with excellent organization skills
  • Demonstrated strengths in entrepreneurialism including client service, client relationships and client development
  • Ability to work with lawyers at all levels and be a team player
  • Able to balance competing demands as well as being self-motivated, innovative and flexible
  • Ability to manage document intensive files
  • Confidence to manage files and clients independently
  • Excellent academic credentials

The successful candidate will work with our team of lawyers on a variety of challenging, sophisticated and diverse matters representing owners, consultants, general contractors, subcontractors and suppliers with resolving project disputes including delay claims, responding to insolvencies and collection of monies owed. Our clients include some of the largest, most significant players in the construction industry with complex and interesting construction issues.

At WeirFoulds, we pride ourselves on providing the highest level of service to our clients. As such, it is essential for applicants to be self-starters, dedicated to entrepreneurialism including client service, client development and the building and strengthening of client relationships. If you would like to be part of this dynamic team, and enjoy working in a collegial environment, this is an excellent opportunity for you.

Please submit your application online, including a cover letter, resume and transcripts. 

WeirFoulds welcomes applications from all qualified candidates. We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment composed of people with diverse perspectives backgrounds, identities, and cultures.

Accommodations in accordance with applicable laws are available for applicants with disabilities. If you require an accommodation at any time during the recruitment process, please contact our Human Resources Team at

At WeirFoulds, we recognize that we need to advance and to demonstrate equality, diversity, and inclusion in everything we do, internally and externally. We have been working diligently on several key areas, and we recognize that we must do better. Our goal is to put words into concrete action through a number of specific steps. These are described in our official statement on our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion, which we are pleased to share on our website.

We thank all candidates for their interest however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.


Contact Name Ellen Dalicandro

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