Senior Legal Counsel

  • Location

    Sydney, New South Wales

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

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  • Contact:

    Daniel Hogan

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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The business:

A great opportunity for a Real Estate Lawyer to join a major property business in Sydney as Senior Legal Counsel in an outstanding property and projects division.

The opportunity:

An opportunity to work with leading professionals at the forefront of a variety of complex property development projects across Australia. Reporting into a highly supportive Head of Legal and working alongside a collaborative team you will provide advice to a range of senior stakeholders within the business. You will be a strong team player, with a great can-do attitude.

About you:

To be successful in this role you will require a minimum of 10+ years post-admission experience within major commercial and residential property development work. You will be commercially focussed, have the ability to work autonomously and take instructions from a variety of internal stakeholders - building rapport easily. You must have highly reputable top-tier or international law firm experience and ideally tier 1 in-house experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Complex property development projects experience in urban redevelopment and residential.
  • Provision of strategic legal advisory services, providing high quality, appropriate legal advice to the business and key stakeholders.
  • Legal project management.
  • Maximisation of the legal services value add.

Ideal candidate:

  • Significant property transactional experience in the Australian market with 10 years' post-admission experience.
  • A calm, approachable, pragmatic and professional manner.
  • Quality experience (in private practice and/or in house).
  • 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.

To express your interest in this position please email your CV (in word format) to or call Daniel Hogan on 02 9236 9000

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