Legal Counsel

  • Location

    Sydney, New South Wales

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Daniel Hogan

  • Contact email:

    danielhogan@taylorroot.com.au

  • Job ref:

    DH/661787_1567577243

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-04

  • Consultant:

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The opportunity:

This is an ideal in-house role for a corporate M&A lawyer looking to make a move into your first in-house legal counsel role. Great opportunity to join a high performing team working with key stakeholders in the APAC region and gaining invaluable commercial experience.

About you:

A corporate/commercial lawyer looking to join an Australian organisation. Corporate experience is required from a suitable top-tier or international law firm with 3-5 years post-admission experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Corporate advisory experience.
  • Management of debt raising and M&A transactions.
  • Negotiating, drafting and providing advice in relation to commercial arrangements and proposals.
  • Provision of strategic legal advisory services, providing high quality, appropriate legal advice to the business and key stakeholders.
  • Legal project management.
  • Building and maintaining productive relationships with stakeholders.

Ideal candidate:

  • Solid corporate/commercial experience in the Australian market with 3+ years post-admission experience.
  • A calm, approachable, pragmatic and professional manner.
  • Quality experience.
  • An ability to understand the bigger picture and to prioritise and provide pragmatic and timely legal advice within a commercial setting.
  • Clear and persuasive written and spoken communication skills.

If you would like to find out further information about this position, the please get in touch with Dan Hogan at Taylor Root.

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