Litigation Lawyer

Litigation Lawyer

Job Title: Litigation Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: AU$80000 - AU$120000 per annum + Benefits + Work/life balance
Reference: MT19547_1584073456
Contact Name: Marianna Tuccia
Contact Email: marianna@empirecareers.com.au
Job Published: March 13, 2020 15:24

Job Description

The Firm

Our client is a leading national law firm. Acting for major banks, lenders, insolvency practitioners and other commercial clients, this very banking/insolvency team is in growth mode. Due to new instructions and a strong pipeline of work, our client is looking to appoint a litigation lawyer at the 2 to 4 year pqe level.

The Role

As a lawyer at the 2 to 4 year pqe level, you will work closely with the partner and other senior practitioners of the team. A flavour of the work will involve:

  • banking litigation and securities enforcement;
  • voluntary administrations, receiverships and liquidations;
  • creditors' rights and obligations;
  • unsecured recoveries, security enforcement;
  • winding up proceedings, recovery of assets, restructure of companies under stress and developing work-out proposals for companies;
  • general commercial litigation matters

This role represents as an outstanding opportunity for the litigation lawyer to gain 'hands on' experience and be trained and mentored by the partners and be taken under their wing. The firm has a supportive, down to earth and friendly environment. Progression at this firm is based on merit.

The Person

To be considered for this role, it is essential that you will be a lawyer of at least 2 years pqe in the area of commercial litigation. Advantageous would be experience in insolvency and banking litigation. You will have strong academics, have commercial nous and a strong attention to detail. Excellent writing skills are also important.

The Benefits

Our client has one of the most supportive, progressive and collaborative working cultures in Australia.

Progression is based on merit only and lawyers who perform are rewarded.

On offer is a top of market leading salary. Our client also promotes flexible working arrangements balance. There is also assistance with post graduate study, the opportunity to purchase extra annual leave, social and sporting activities. Lastly, there is opportunity for client secondments.

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

Marianna Tuccia BA, LLB (SK912353A)
Ref No: MT19547
Email: Marianna.tuccia@empiregroup.com.au

Phone: (02) 8227 7207