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Public Law Lawyer

Public Law Lawyer

Job Title: Public Law Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Industry:
Salary: AU$140000 - AU$175000 per annum + Benefits + Career path
Reference: MT19483_1583189038
Contact Name: Marianna Tuccia
Contact Email: marianna@empirecareers.com.au
Job Published: March 03, 2020 09:43

Job Description

The Firm & The Role

Our client is a top tier law firm and they have a high profile public law tea. Due to growth and new instructions, our client is looking to appoint a senior public law solicitor to their team, at the Senior Associate 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 complex contractual disputes, regulatory enforcement, judicial reviews, hearings before tribunals, merits reviews, FOI matters, insurance/tortious matters as well as some general commercial litigation.

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 experienced 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 as well as experience in 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 arrangements/flexible working arrangements.

Our client has an outstanding working culture. The culture is supportive, collegiate 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.

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

Marianna Tuccia BA, LLB (SK912353A)
Ref No: MT19483
Email: Marianna.tuccia@empiregroup.com.au

Phone: (02) 8227 7207