Junior Corporate/Commercial Lawyer

Job Description

Fantastic opportunity to join high performing and hugely profitable boutique CBD firm. Complex work, collaborative team, career defining role

  • Accelerate your career
  • Accelerate your career
  • Broad based Corporate/Commercial role

Firm
This is a significant opportunity for a junior lawyer to join a highly regarded boutique firm. The firm act predominately for high net wealth individuals and large, successful family businesses. Lawyers that flourish at this firm are intellectually astute, client focused and driven to succeed. Stellar lawyers are rewarded with a top of the market remuneration package, complex, high end work, a collegiate team, and a work/life balance.

Role
This is a newly created role for a personable, smart and switched on junior lawyer. You will work across a renowned Partner, Special Counsel and Senior Associate. The firm has a loyal base of high net wealth individuals and SME clients that value the tax, general commercial, corporate advisory, succession planning and estates expertise provided. We are seeking a junior lawyer with up to 2 years’ PAE. You will work across the full range of corporate/commercial law, including: tax issues in relation to M&A, business sales and acquisitions (particularly in the listed space), corporate restructuring (in particular acting for family offices that are restructuring their group and trusts), and general commercial transactions.
  
Benefits 
The firm is highly profitable, genuinely collegial and they are seeking a superstar junior. This busy practice offers work that is complex, intellectually challenging and high end. You will have exposure to clients and be mentored by the team. This firm typically acts opposite the global top-tier firms. Lawyers that have joined this firm from the global top-tier, place significant value on the autonomy, quality of work, a culture that is free of in-fighting and politics, and the genuine work/life balance that is on offer, in conjunction with a market leading salary package.

While a junior lawyer with 12 months’ PAE is ideal, newly admitted lawyers with pre-admission experience and a strong academic transcript will also be considered.

In the first instance, please email your CV and a copy of your academic transcript to [email protected]