Construction and Infrastructure Lawyer (8+ years’ PQE)

About Us

KCL Law is a medium-size, Melbourne law firm led by a diverse and progressive group of expert lawyers. We provide quality advice and deliver highly strategic outcomes to our clients — achieved by a balance of expert legal acumen, creative thinking and informed commercial insight — in a concise and accessible manner.

The Role

We are currently looking for a construction and infrastructure lawyer with 8+ years’ experience to join our Construction and Infrastructure team at KCL Law.

The role is predominantly focused on:

  • Negotiating, drafting and reviewing of commercial agreements;
  • Providing strategic legal advice in regards to the interpretation of contracts and disputes;
  • Drafting special conditions for building contracts and tenders;
  • Project consulting and assisted litigation; and
  • Providing legal advice over the full life of a construction project.

You will be immediately exposed to top tier clients and work on major projects involving well-known participants in Australian construction and infrastructure.

The Candidate

The ideal candidate will be keen, confident, quick-thinking, strategic and reasonably autonomous and committed to strive for excellence in a team environment, with ample opportunities to build on existing networks and develop their own practice with the strong and ongoing support of the team’s Principal Lawyers.

Most importantly, as a member of our team you will have a competitive salary and generous bonuses with a genuine opportunity for career growth, together with fantastic company benefits and flexible working arrangements. The work culture is friendly and supportive and offers a work/life balance with well below average billable hours. We care about you and your career development and will work with you toward leadership or to excel your present leadership role.

To apply for this role, send your CV together with a covering letter to Joel Chidiac, Human Resources Coordinator at