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New Year role – In-House – Legal Counsel 2-4 PQE

Full Time

Website Burgess Paluch

Australia’s leading specialists in legal recruitment.

NEW YEAR, new role. Highly recognised brand. Join a strong, small team & have an impact. Corporate/commercial, contracts, consumer law, litigation,…

The Opportunity

Burgess Paluch is working on this new year role exclusively. This highly recognised large brand with a positive culture now seeks a Corporate or Commercial (or even Litigation) Legal Counsel with about 2-5 years PQE.

New and exciting opportunity to join a friendly ex-top tier firm General Counsel and small and collegiate in-house team of 6; work across a broad range of commercial matters and support the strategic vision for the business. Working at mid-level in a fast-paced and agile environment, you will be a proactive member of the company.

Given the nature of this team and work, this role will allow flexibility to focus on areas of interest including the drafting and negotiating of a wide range of contracts, as well as the provision of advice on legal issues to senior stakeholders in the business. You will be giving legal advice on a broad range of matters including:

– Mergers & Acquisitions
– General commercial contracts
– Property
– Competition and consumer law
– Intellectual property/IT
– Employment law
– Regulatory/compliance
– Dispute resolution 

Work broadly as you support marketing, sales, procurement, IT, and supply chain. You will liaise with people at all levels of the business.

Skills and Experience

A lawyer for this role will be career driven, have about 2-5 years post-qualification experience and strong commercial acumen. Strong drafting and communication skills are essential.

Must be a team player with the ability to work autonomously while maintaining work relationships. 


 – Compelling salary package
 – Genuine work-life balance

For a confidential discussion, please call Doron Paluch on 0438 004 445 or email [email protected]

Burgess Paluch is a leading, specialist legal recruitment agency, with offices in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney, and strong presence in Perth and Adelaide. Our team of highly experienced consultants are extremely well networked to assist you in making your next career move. If this role is not what you are looking for, please don’t hesitate to get in touch for a confidential discussion around the legal market. Burgess Paluch recruits and can provide insights into both the Australian and international markets.

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