Disputes Associate - 3-5 PAE - Property & leasing focus

Job Details

$100000 - $120000 per annum
Job Type
about 1 year ago
Our client is a leading national firm with a growing demand in the property/leasing disputes & debt recovery space. Due an influx of work, a need has arisen for a litigator with 3-5 years’ PAE leasing disputes or debt recovery experience to join a friendly & collegiate team in Sydney acting for both public & private sector clients.
In this role you will undertake a:
  • A mix of commercial leasing disputes & debt recovery work as well as undertaking general commercial property disputes with bespoke clients.
  • Working as part of a wider national litigation team.
  • Managing a mix of large leasing, corporate & government clients with work across various jurisdictions.
 You will work closely with an approachable partner and Special Counsel with direct client contact.
This role would suit a career driven mid-level to senior lawyer who is passionate about this work & on track for Senior Associate title within the next 12-18 months.
The ideal candidate will possess:
  • At least 3-5 years’ PAE in commercial disputes – with proven exposure to commercial leasing disputes, property disputes, &/or debt recovery;
  • Able to autonomously manage a caseload of files with minimal supervision/input;
  • Able to confidently draft pleadings, settlement agreements, affidavits & letters of demand.
  • Excellent drafting & interpersonal skills with solid academics.
  • Strong research skills & interpretation of the law.
  • You will be motivated, energetic and enjoy building relationships with clients.
In terms of benefits, you will receive a whole host of incentives including:
  • Fast-track to promotion.
  • First hand exposure to clients.
  • Be part of a collegiate and forward-thinking national firm.
  • A host of other incentives & benefits.
To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply Now' button below. For a confidential discussion, please contact Camilla Overall on 029 195 2981/0421 171 391.