Corporate Lawyer

Corporate Lawyer

Job Title: Corporate Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: Bonus
Reference: MT19799_1596005498
Contact Name: Marianna Tuccia
Contact Email: marianna@empirecareers.com.au
Job Published: July 29, 2020 16:51

Job Description

The Firm & The Role

Our client is one of Australia's leading commercial law firms. The firm is recognised locally and internationally for its deep commitment to client service. Our client base also has a blue chip client base and this particular team acts for fund managers, hedge funds, venture capitalists, major banks, financial services companies, ASX-Listed companies and superannuation companies.

This law firm is now seeking a senior corporate/funds lawyer to join their corporate team. The team is led by a dynamic and forward thinking corporate partner with experience in the corporate /funds management and as such a flavour of the work will include:

  • Buying and selling funds management businesses
  • Mergers and acquisitions in the financial services sector
  • Advising on financial regulatory changes in Australia
  • Advising on product disclosure statements
  • Private equity transactions and complex joint ventures
  • Investment fund establishment and governance
  • Advising on the regulation of financial services and markets both overseas and in Australia
  • Domestic and cross-border capital markets transactions;
  • Advising in relation to managed funds products;
  • The restructuring of listed and un-listed investment funds;
  • Advising fund managers of the acquisition and disposal of investments.

You will have the opportunity to collaborate with the partner, become a trusted advisor to clients and progress your career quickly. There will be a great deal of autonomy and this role represents an excellent opportunity for you to make a name for yourself in the marketplace and be involved in work that in many other firms is often only given to partners.

Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate will have:

  • At least 5 years plus pae experience in the area of corporate/funds law
  • Drafting, negotiating and analytical skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and prioritise
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ability to lead transactions
  • Ability to manage clients
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to think outside the box
  • Energy, drive & enthusiasm

Benefits & Culture

On offer is an absolute top of market salary as well as a healthy incentive scheme so that you are rewarded for all of your hard work.

Career progression is transparent and other benefits include social and supporting activities, opportunity to take part in pro bono work, the opportunity to purchase extra leave, study leave and study allowance, ability to work from home.

Join a working culture that is progressive, agile and forward thinking.

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

Marianna Tuccia BA, LLB (SK912353A)
Ref No: MT19799
Email: Marianna.tuccia@empiregroup.com.au

Phone: 0422 671 673