Litigation Lawyer

Litigation Lawyer

Job Title: Litigation Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: AU$90000 - AU$145000 per annum
Reference: MT19937_1600236785
Contact Name: Marianna Tuccia
Contact Email: marianna@empirecareers.com.au
Job Published: September 16, 2020 16:13

Job Description

The Firm & Role

Our client is a long established mid-tier law firm and they have an excellent reputation in the market. This firm has a stellar client base and acts for clients in industries such as financial services, manufacturing, insolvency, IT, media, education, property, construction as well as government clients.

Due to growth, they are looking for a commercial litigation lawyer around the 2 to 5 year pae level in the area of disputes.

A flavour of the work will include:

  • contractual disputes
  • property disputes
  • insolvency related disputes and debt recovery
  • professional negligence claims
  • share-holder disputes
  • consumer disputes
  • trade practices claims and passing off claims
  • corporate litigation

This role will see you working very closely with the partner. You will have client contact, go to court, brief Counsel and generally have carriage of matters

Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate will have:

  • around 2 to 5 years pqe in the area of litigation
  • litigation and advisory skills
  • Negotiation skills
  • Ability to think outside the square
  • Ability to work in a committed and high performing team
  • Ability to deal with clients autonomously
  • Ability to work under pressure, manage competing priorities and meet deadlines
  • Energy, drive and enthusiasm

Benefits & Culture

Our client has a professional, friendly and supportive working culture. The partners of the firm enjoy mentoring and developing their lawyers. On offer is a competitive salary package, work from home and flexible working arrangements as well as access to internal and external training and development programmes. Other benefits include social and sporting activities, opportunity to take on pro bono work, the opportunity to purchase extra annual leave/salary sacrifice, payment of membership fees of professional bodies.

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

Marianna Tuccia BA, LLB (SK912353A)
Ref No: MT19937
Email: Marianna.tuccia@empiregroup.com.au

Phone: 0422 671 673