Construction, General Commercial/Contracts Law, Government
M. A. Mortenson Company (“Mortenson””) has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa (“MLA”) on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Counsel, Construction to be located in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
This position, which will be located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, requires an Undergraduate degree from a well-known university/college combined with a J.D. from a highly respected law school, membership in good standing in at least one U.S. jurisdiction with ability to become licensed in MN with six months of hire, and 7-12 years relevant construction-related legal experience with a strong understanding of construction law.
The candidate, reporting to Mortenson’s Vice President, Associate General Counsel, will be responsible for working collaboratively with team members at all levels of the Company and providing practical, solution-oriented legal support for construction contract review and negotiation, dispute resolution, state and local government contracting, and other construction and non-construction matters. Experience with state and local government construction contracting is a plus.
Interested candidates should send a current resume and cover letter, both in Microsoft Word, to
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