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Projects Professional Support Lawyer

JMC Legal Recruitment
England, Bristol
£70000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Closing date
3 Jul 2024

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors, Professional Support
Experience Level
Not Disclosed
Full Time
Practice Areas
PPP/PFI/Commercial projects
4-6 Years, 7+ Years

Job Details

Projects Professional Support Lawyer l Part-time l Bristol

The firm:

This Top 50 firm is synonymous with the vibrant city of Bristol and has utilised its rich history to position itself as a major player in the UK legal market. Their unique model allows them to assemble large-scale commercial services for their clients which is an impressive roster of large corporations, emerging visionary businesses and public bodies that have complex and multifaceted needs.

With that being said, they continue to place an emphasis on domestic sector-focused work and have long-standing client relationships that have continued through the decades.

This is a robust corporate firm, however, partner approachability and a buzzing social calendar mean that there is a tangible sense of togetherness amongst their lawyers. They are recognised as a creative, entrepreneurial and forward-thinking practice which makes them a first choice for many in the region.

You will see this firm firmly placed in the legal rankings across almost all practice areas, with an impressive body of preeminent lawyers who continue to take their respective practices to new heights.

The role:

Rare opportunity for a Projects Professional Support Lawyer to join a leading Projects practice in Bristol on a part-time basis, 1-2 day per week.

This role is ideal for a lawyer with a blend of regulatory and commercial expertise, particularly in advising on large-scale projects in sectors such as Transport, Energy, Procurement, Renewable Energy, and Defence & Aviation. This position offers the opportunity to leverage these skills in a new capacity as a PSL.

In this capacity, you will be responsible for:

  • Developing and co-ordinating a comprehensive legal training programme
  • Identifying knowledge gaps and personally delivering and/or procuring the training
  • Facilitating the sharing of knowledge within the team by encouraging the collation and dissemination of technical know-how using knowledge management tools
  • Supervising the use of online platforms and delivering innovative digital and automated solutions for the projects practice
  • Providing advice on technical legal issues, legislative changes and industry developments

Whether you're Solicitor 6+ years PQE with a passion for the technical side of the law, an existing PSL, working in-house or perhaps in government, this firm would like to hear from you.

The ideal candidate:

  • Projects/Commercial/Regulatory Lawyer, or existing PSL, with at least 6+ years PQE
  • Looking for part-time hours, 1-2 days a week maximum
  • Demonstrable people skills and the ability to engage with lawyers at all levels

What's on offer:

  • Highly competitive salary package and excellent benefits
  • Opportunity to support alongside leading individuals and next-generation partners
  • Chance to contribute to a practice that in is growth mode and at the forefront of multiple sectors

Unique opportunity for a Projects Professional Support Lawyer to join a top-flight team in Bristol.

If this opportunity sparks your interest, don't hesitate to reach out via phone or email for a confidential discussion.


JMC Legal Recruitment was founded by highly experienced Legal Recruitment Consultant, Jason Connolly. His motivation to establish JMC was to create a refreshingly friendly agency with a truly consultative approach and who are always a pleasure to deal with.

We're a dynamic business with our sights set high and a growing client base spanning the country. We believe that in any business the most valuable assets are the people – and it’s true of JMC, too. Whether dealing with candidates or firms, our consultants’ passion for legal recruitment and excellent market knowledge always shines through.  Our state of the art software means our consultants are more accessible to you and we keep ahead of the curve in the changing legal landscape to ensure you are always given up to date advice.

What can you expect from us? We will always manage your expectations and come back to you with updates as soon as they become available. We pride ourselves on the highest level of integrity, as we understand that when looking for a new role or member of staff it is often highly confidential. You will find that we always take the time to really listen and understand before we advise. We will get to know you, taking into account not just technical ability, but personality and cultural fit. We’re also easy to get hold of; we appreciate that when looking for a new role it can be difficult to talk during the working day, so we will make ourselves available and find a time that works for you. Give us a call and talk to one of our friendly team today. We’re waiting to help you.

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