Commercial Lawyer (Austraian)

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Sydney (Barangaroo), Australia
$90,000 - $120,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Juris Doctorate
Nov 13, 2017
Job ID
Are you someone who loves to work with great clients and are driven to deliver outstanding commercial outcomes? Work 4 days but be paid full time. End-to-end deal carriage. Solutions focused. 

Your new employer:
Our client is a boutique commercial law firm in Barangaroo.  With beautiful views from their office and a small close knit team the focus here is on optimum commercial outcomes for their clients. They are currently looking to expand their team and add a savvy Commercial Lawyer.
Are you someone who loves to work with great clients and driven to deliver outstanding commercial outcomes?  Do you want to be rewarded for providing winning solutions, rather than clocking up billable hours? Do you enjoy solving problems for entrepreneurs and business owners of high growth companies?  Then this may be just the role for you!
Your role:  
  • 4-day a week role
  • End-to-end carriage of deals, with direct contact with clients and plenty of autonomy
  • Varied work, including advising on mergers and acquisitions, capital raising and corporate and commercial matters; drafting sale and purchase agreements, shareholder agreements and other commercial contracts
  • Draft articles on legal issues that affect your clients
  • Maintain client relationships and identifying prospective clients

 Who You are:   
  • At least 4 years’ solid experience in Commercial Law
  • Experience in managing a deal from end-to-end, from initial client engagement, through to delivering the solutions, to managing all stakeholders
  • Excellent drafting skills and the ability to adapt your writing for the appropriate audience
  • Able to simplify complex issues and communicate this succinctly
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Curiosity and initiative
  • Problem solver
  • You enjoy meeting people, building relationships and have a “givers” mentality

  • Only work with clients who share your values
  • Ongoing feedback and development opportunities
  • Mentoring provided 
  • Opportunity to contribute to social causes that you care about
  • Opportunity to work on a personal project of your choosing
  • Have your birthday off
  • 4 day a week role

  • At least 4 years’ solid experience in Commercial Law