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Employment Lawyer – Associate/Senior Associate – 4+ PQE

Full Time

Website TaylorRootLegal Taylor Root

Legal, Risk and Compliance Global Search Specialists

The role

Our client is looking to add to its team an employment lawyer with at least four years’ post-qualification experience from a reputable law firm.

In this role, you will be exposed to employment, discrimination, industrial relations and work health and safety law. You will undertake complex advisory work which requires technical skill particularly in contract drafting, statutory interpretation and modern award/enterprise agreement interpretation. You will also advise clients in relation to unfair dismissals, adverse action, policy and restraint of trade, amongst other things.

The firm

Our client is a leading Australian law firm ranked by independent legal directories across all its key areas of practice.

The firm attracts truly excellent work and promotes and rewards on a merit basis only.

This role would suit someone who is looking to:

  • step up into a Senior Associate role;
  • work at a ranked or higher-ranked firm;
  • gain exposure to a broader mix of work; and/or
  • report to an approachable and down to earth Partner who will mentor and encourage you to build your own client base.

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However, we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

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Taylor Root is part of The Specialist Recruitment Group PTY LTD, which is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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