Legal Counsel - General Commercial/Disputes

  • Legal Counsel 
  • Construction Disputes/Commercial 
  • Leading Property Developer


Client Details

A leading property development organisation is looking for a legal counsel to join their collegiate in-house legal team. This will be working closely with the General Counsel, providing advice to the business across disputes for building and construction matters and more general commercial matters.


Key responsibilities: 

  • Supporting the business with regards to construction disputes
  • Advising the business regarding disputes with suppliers and contractors
  • Providing general commercial advice on business initiatives / contractual arrangements
  • Identifying and implementing policies and procedures
  • Providing training on legal compliance programs for the group


 Key Requirements:
  • Ideally 4-6 years PQE gained within a respected law firm or in-house environment
  • Experience investigating, managing and resolving disputes
  • Proven experience managing disputes with suppliers and contractors including debt recovery.
  • Experience reviewing a variety of commercial contracts
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills
  • Proactive attitude with the ability to manage competing priorities.

Job Offer

This role offers the chance to work in a collaborative legal team, with wide exposure to the business.

To apply for this opportunity please click the apply now button below or contact Suzie Large on 0434 294 665.