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Legal Counsel - Disputes


  • Legal Counsel – Litigation
  • In-house growth opportunity
  • Senior litigator to work closely with General Counsel
  • Mid-tier or top-tier private practice disputes experience preferred


Client Details

 
A unique opportunity has arisen for an experienced litigator to join the in-house team of a growing professional services firm. Working closely with the GC, you will work collaboratively with another Senior Legal Counsel & oversee the work of more junior Legal Counsel in relation to commercial litigation & regulatory disputes work.


Description

 
Your responsibilities will include:
  • Strategic management of complex, large-scale commercial disputes, firm-wide.
  • Responding to queries/claims from regulators & handling compliance issues.
  • Assisting with a range of litigious issues including professional negligence, class actions, debt recovery, insolvency, ASIC enquiries, insurance and audit claims.
  • Providing strategic advice to the business and liaising closely with the global team.

 

Profile

Key Requirements:
  • A minimum of 4-7 years’ PAE in general commercial litigation gained within a top-tier, mid-tier or global disputes practice.
  • Audits exposure is advantageous together with a risk-adverse approach
  • Strong technical, strategic and communication skills
  • Strong inter-personally with an ability to build effective relationships with both internal & external stakeholders.



Job Offer

 
In return, you will receive:
 
  • A competitive remuneration package;
  • Opportunity for promotion internally.
  • A friendly, collegiate and supportive working environment.
  • A host of other benefits.


 To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply Now' button below. For a confidential discussion, please contact Suzie Large on 0434 294 665.