Commercial Litigation Lawyer

Commercial Litigation Lawyer

Job Title: Commercial Litigation Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: AU$95000 - AU$145000 per annum + Career progression
Reference: MT20039_1602797591
Contact Name: Marianna Tuccia
Contact Email: marianna@empirecareers.com.au
Job Published: October 16, 2020 08:33

Job Description

The Firm & The Role

Our client is a major corporate law firm and due to growth, they are looking to recruit a commercial disputes lawyer with at least 3 years post admission experience. The partners in this team consistently top the legal tables and are known to their clients for being pragmatic, responsive and for providing legal work of a high technical standard.

You will work with clients in a wide range of industries such as media, technology, energy, resources, manufacturing, health, financial services, transport, logistics, property, construction.

Examples of the kinds of disputes you will be working on are:

  • Trade practices disputes
  • Consumer disputes
  • Contractual disputes
  • Breach of equitable duties
  • IT and media disputes
  • Mediations and arbitrations

This is an opportunity to work closely and be developed by seasoned litigators. You will have the opportunity to run smaller matters on your own and work collaboratively on major disputes.

Skills & Experience

  • At least 3 years plus pae in the area of commercial disputes
  • You will either be at the Lawyer level or Associate level
  • Strong litigation and skills
  • Drafting, advisory, negotiation, mediation skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail and an analytical mind
  • Ability to work independently, but within a team-focused environment
  • Experience in servicing major corporations is highly advantageous
  • A 'can do' attitude and a strong work ethic

Benefits & Culture

On offer is a market salary package and a working culture which will allow you to grow, develop and become the best lawyer you can be. The partners have an open door policy, open communication, are transparent and encourage their lawyers to have a healthy life balance.

Our client is forward thinking, progressive and agile.

Other benefits include support for post graduate study, payment of professional membership bodies, days off for volunteering, discounts on financial products, ability to salary sacrifice, the ability to purchase extra annual leave. Flexible working arrangements are also on offer.

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

Marianna Tuccia BA, LLB (SK912353A)
Ref No: MT20039
Email: Marianna.tuccia@empiregroup.com.au

Phone: 0422 671 673