Public Law Lawyer

Public Law Lawyer

Job Title: Public Law Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: AU$130000 - AU$160000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: MT19219_1578370445
Contact Name: Marianna Tuccia
Contact Email: marianna@empirecareers.com.au
Job Published: January 17, 2020 12:28

Job Description

The Firm & The Role

Our client is a national law firm and they have a high profile public law/government group. Due to growth and new instructions, our client is looking to appoint a talented and enthusiastic public law solicitor to their team, at the senior level.

This role will see you acting for a broad range of government clients, both at the state and federal level. You will be involved in litigation, judicial reviews, hearing before tribunals, FOI matters as well as some general commercial disputes.

You will be given matter and client responsibility and you will enjoy running your matters from start to finish. You will also be assisting the partner and more senior lawyers on larger, complex matters. This is an excellent role for the litigation lawyer who enjoys going to court and enjoys developing their advocacy skills.

Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate will have:

  • At least 5 years pae experience in litigation, advantageous would be experience acting for govt. agencies and administrative law;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Drafting and advising skills;
  • Ability to work in a committed team;
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Ability to supervise more junior lawyers of the team;
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

Culture & Benefits

On offer is a competitive market salary package and other benefits such as working from home.

Our client has a superb working culture. The culture is supportive, progressive and dynamic. Our client is proud of its initiatives regarding inclusion and gender equality.

Our client will offer assistance with post graduate studies, the ability to purchase additional leave, the ability to salary sacrifice, sporting and social activities as well as access to internal and external career development programmes.


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

Marianna Tuccia BA, LLB (SK912353A)
Ref No: MT19219
Email: Marianna.tuccia@empiregroup.com.au

Phone: (02) 8227 7207