Commercial Litigation Lawyer

Commercial Litigation Lawyer

Job Title: Commercial Litigation Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: AU$140000 - AU$185000 per annum + benefits
Reference: MT19122_1575413213
Contact Name: Marianna Tuccia
Contact Email: marianna@empirecareers.com.au
Job Published: December 04, 2019 09:46

Job Description

The Firm & Role

This national law firm has an excellent reputation in the area of commercial litigation. The partners in this team attract high profile, ground breaking complex litigation.

Due to a strong pipeline of work and projections for growth, the firm is looking to recruit an experienced commercial litigator at the senior level.

A flavour of the work will include:

  • class actions;
  • regulatory disputes & investigations;
  • white collar crime and fraud;
  • Royal Commissions, inquiries, prosecutions;
  • Share-holder disputes.

This role will see you having responsibility, client contact, briefing counsel, going to court, drafting pleadings etc. You will have high levels of responsibility, work autonomously as well as part of a team. The matters will always be cutting edge, ground breaking and always high stakes.

Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate will have:

  • At least 5 years plus pae in the area of commercial disputes, advantageous would be exposure to class actions litigation or major complex litigation;
  • Litigation and advisory skills;
  • Negotiation skills;
  • Ability to think outside the square;
  • Client management and interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to work in a committed and high performing team;
  • Ability to work under pressure, manage competing priorities and meet deadlines;
  • Energy, drive and enthusiasm.

Benefits & Culture

Our client has one of the best working cultures in Australia. The culture is progressive and forward thinking. Our client is proud of its initiatives regarding inclusion, diversity and gender equality.

Progression is based on merit only and strong performance is rewarded.

Other benefits include assistance with post graduate studies, the ability to purchase additional leave, the ability to salary sacrifice, sporting and social activities.


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

Marianna Tuccia BA, LLB (SK912353A)
Ref No: MT19122
Email: Marianna.tuccia@empiregroup.com.au

Phone: (02) 8227 7207