In-House Lawyer - Commercial/ Franchising/ Property

In-House Lawyer - Commercial/ Franchising/ Property

Job Title: In-House Lawyer - Commercial/ Franchising/ Property
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Salary: AU$100000 - AU$120000 per annum + Package
Reference: LM20079_1603864011
Contact Name: Libby Mizrahi
Contact Email: libby@empiregroup.careers
Job Published: November 12, 2020 13:47

Job Description

The Firm

You will enjoy managing your own file load and dealing directly with clients. Retail leasing is the focus of the role as well as commercial, franchising, intellectual property, competition/regulatory and trade promotions matters. You may be preferring to work from home for part of the week (once restrictions ease) for which arrangements can be accommodated.

The Role

Your role will be reporting to the General Counsel and will see you advising across a broad range of areas spanning property, where you will be reviewing and negotiating lease agreements and other leasing documentation and maintaining an accurate, up to date lease register. You will also prepare and review franchise agreements and documentation.


You will draft, review, and negotiate commercial contracts and undertake legal research as required.
We are ideally seeking a lawyer with 3 to 6 years post qualification experience in property, corporate/commercial and ideally with some franchise experience in the mix. You will be self-motivated, detail oriented, commercial and personable. You will be a solid time manager with a passion for property and the ability to work independently and as part of a small team.

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

Libby Mizrahi
Ref No: LM20079
Email: libby.mizrahi@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (03) 8602 7406 or 0468 433 569

Applications close 28 November 2020.