Commercial Litigation Lawyer

Commercial Litigation Lawyer

Job Title: Commercial Litigation Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane, Queensland
Salary: Up to AU$120000 per annum + package
Reference: RM19726_1610502403
Contact Name: Rachael Musgrave
Contact Email: rachael@empiregroup.careers
Job Published: January 14, 2021 17:25

Job Description

The Firm

Our client is a boutique firm on the city fringes that develops strong and long-standing relationships with clients to provide strategic legal advice that is commercially viable. The firm operates nationally and focuses on complex litigation.

The Role

This role is for an Associate level lawyer in commercial litigation. As the solicitor, you will be working closely with one Partner in a range of disputes but particularly dispute resolution in diverse construction projects. You will need to be driven, switched on and able to think fast on your feet. You will run files autonomously and work with the Senior Associate and the Partner collaboratively on large scale litigation files. You will need to be able to draft advices and pleadings independently.

A small amount of insolvency may be required.


  • 3+years' post admission experience in commercial litigation
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Have initiative and motivation to succeed
  • Good attention to detail and strong drafting skills
  • Ability to communicate well with clients
  • Work well under pressure


  • Casual environment
  • Solid pipeline of work
  • Ownership of files
  • Support career progression
  • Client contact


For a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities please contact:

Rachael Musgrave
Ref No: RM19726
Email: rachael.musgrave@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (07) 3231 1207

Applications close 13 February 2021. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.