Commercial Property Lawyer/ Special Counsel

Commercial Property Lawyer/ Special Counsel

Job Title: Commercial Property Lawyer/ Special Counsel
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Salary: AU$140000 - AU$150000 per annum + Package
Reference: RM18991_1582873213
Contact Name: Rachael Musgrave
Contact Email: rachael@empiregroup.careers
Job Published: February 28, 2020 18:00

Job Description

The Firm

Our client is a boutique firm with a thriving practice that is wanting to expand in its areas of practice. Located inner city, they offer referral work, career progression and benefits in an environment that fosters personal and professional development.

Reputation is a critical part to this firm, growing its practice on clear and regular communication with its clients.

The Role

This role would suit a sole practitioner that is looking for the support and network of a growing firm.
This is a terrific opportunity for someone, with at least 5 years' experience in commercial property law to take the next step in their career and join as a Special Counsel or Senior Associate depending on experience. A small fee base is also necessary as there would not be enough referral work initially, however, the firm currently refers a lot of leasing work to other firms while there is no lawyer to do the work.


  • a minimum of 5 years' PAE in property law
  • a commercial approach
  • energy and desire to continue to develop a practice and help the firm to continue its growth path and achieve its goals
  • a small fee base or proof of substantial network for referrals is necessary.
  • The ability to develop strong client relationships is also essential.


  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Client referrals
  • Bonus scheme
  • Opportunity to be a shareholder


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

Rachael Musgrave
Ref No: RM18991
Email: rachael.musgrave@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (07) 3231 1207