Commercial Litigation Lawyer

Commercial Litigation Lawyer

Job Title: Commercial Litigation Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: AU$70000 - AU$95000 per annum + career development
Reference: MT20164_1606433952
Contact Name: Marianna Tuccia
Contact Email: marianna@empirecareers.com.au
Job Published: November 27, 2020 10:39

Job Description

The Firm & The Role

Our client is a boutique commercial law firm in the heart of the CBD. The partners act for a broad range of clients eg SMEs, corporations, high net worth individuals and due to a strong pipeline of work they are looking to recruit a junior commercial litigation lawyer at the 1 to 3 year pae level.

The work will include:

  • contractual disputes
  • property and leasing disputes
  • insolvency related disputes
  • IP disputes
  • building & construction disputes
  • equitable disputes
  • corporate and share-holder disputes

This is very much a 'hands on' role. You will be going to court, drafting witness statements, briefing Counsel, drafting pleadings, drafting letters of advice.

Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate will have:

  • around 1 to 3 years pqe in the area of commercial disputes
  • litigation, drafting and advisory skills
  • negotiation skills
  • the ability to think outside the box
  • excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • attention to detail
  • ability to work in a team
  • ability to work under pressure, manage competing priorities and meet deadlines
  • commercial nous
  • an eagerness to learn and develop

Benefits & Culture

On offer is a market salary package. Our client has a close knit, supportive and friendly culture. Other benefits include access to training and development programmes, study assistance, flexibility, payment of membership fees for professional associations.


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

Marianna Tuccia BA, LLB (SK912353A)
Ref No: MT20164
Email: Marianna.tuccia@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: 0422 671 673

Applications close 24 December 2020. Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.