Corporate/Commercial Lawyer

Corporate/Commercial Lawyer

Job Title: Corporate/Commercial Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: AU$90000 - AU$160000 per annum + super + bonus
Reference: MT18993_1614926856
Contact Name: Marianna Tuccia
Contact Email: marianna@empirecareers.com.au
Job Published: March 10, 2021 10:16

Job Description

Corporate/Commercial Lawyer

Broad mix of corporate/commercial work eg M&A, corporate restructurings, capital raisings, corporate advisory, commercial contracts. Work closely with clients and develop strong relationships. Develop your expertise and profile.

The Firm

Our client is a growing and successful commercial law firm. Due to new clients and an increase in instructions, the partners are looking to recruit a lawyer with at least 2 years pae in the area of corporate/commercial law.

This law firm has been attracting high profile clients in various industries eg property, construction, retail, media, technology, financial services, FMG, fashion and entertainment, start-ups, advertising agencies, ASX listed companies and other major corporations.

The Role

The work will be varied and no day is the same. You will work on M&A matters, review and draft contracts and other commercial agreements, advise on consumer law, draft joint venture agreements, draft share-holder agreements, provide advice in relation to corporate governance, act on demergers, draft partnership agreements, advise on restructurings and work-outs.


You will currently be working in a well-respected law firm in their corporate/commercial team and you are the type of lawyer who enjoys turning their hand to all types of corporate/commercial matters. You will have at least 3 years post admission experience and you enjoy autonomy but also working in collaborative team environment. It is important that you are commercially focused and not just a black letter lawyer. You are also the type of lawyer who is client focused and results driven.

Other important attributes are:

  • Impeccable drafting and advisory skills
  • problem solving skills and the ability to think outside the box
  • excellent attention to detail
  • ability to work under pressure and manage competing deadlines
  • strong interpersonal skills and emotional intelligence
  • ability to manage high profile clients
  • ability to play an important role in the further growth of the firm
  • drive, ambition and enthusiasm for practising law differently

Benefits & Culture

Our client's working culture is vibrant, energetic, positive and friendly. The partners are proud of their culture and it is the type of environment that would suit a lawyer that has an entrepreneurial spirit.

On offer is an above market salary package and a healthy incentive scheme. The partners at this law firm are not focused on billables but are focused on client service and client outcomes.

As well as an excellent salary package, there will be assistance with post graduate studies, payments of CLEs, opportunity to participate in sporting and social activities, the opportunity to purchase additional annual leave, flexible work practices.

The partners truly invest in their lawyers and progression is a reality.


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

Marianna Tuccia BA, LLB (SK912353A)
Ref No: MT18993
0422 671 673

Applications close 5 April 2021. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.