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Our client is a mid tier national commercial law firm with offices across Australia. They have seen strong growth of the past few years and continue to go from strength to strength.The Opportunity
An opportunity has arisen for a commercial lawyer with 3-6 years post-admission experience to join their highly experienced Melbourne and Sth Eastern suburbs Commercial team. This role will provide you with broad work exposure across a number of industries with some of their highly valued clients. Day to day you will be working on business and share sales and acquisitions, shareholder agreements and corporate restructuring. You will be given the opportunity to mentor and oversee the work of the junior lawyers in the team. As well as this, you will also have direct access to clients.
This is an excellent opportunity for a lawyer who enjoys direct client contact, looking to work alongside talented senior practitioners who are keen to share their knowledge and advance their career.Exceptional Legal Professional Required
To date you have gained strong business buy/sell transactional experience as well as exposure to a wide range of commercial contract drafting and advisory work. You have built a strong knowledge of the Corporations Act. Experience with business structuring is a bonus. You are driven and ambitious and keen to roll up your sleeves to progress your career.
In addition you must have:
- at least 3+ years post-admission experience in general commercial law
- M&A, shareholder agreement, due diligence and corporate restructuring experience
- strong client engagement skills
- a commercial mindset
- proven ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team
- strong file management and financial management skills
- a good sense of humour and positive attitude
- an interest, or experience with BD would be a bonus
There are many benefits offered to support this flexible, innovative and positive work environment. There are purchase leave options as well as recognition initiatives. There are also a range of social, wellness, sporting and community based activities. They are proud to offer genuine flexibility through their Flex+ program.
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