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Employment Lawyer
5 – 10 years PQE
  • Work with a global firm
  • Be exposed to a variety of quality matters
  • Exposure to global and national clients as well as ASX listed companies
Our client is a global firm with expertise in dispute resolution and advisory services.  They are a fresh-thinking firm who are not afraid to bring challenging new perspectives to the table way beyond the traditional realm of legal services.  They welcome high-performing lawyers and other professionals.

They have created a culture based on client service, professional excellence, hard work and trust.  They deeply value the relationships they build with their clients.
You will be involved in exciting and stimulating work, where your input will make a difference.

They are seeking a Senior Associate/Special Counsel to join their Sydney employment team.  The work will involve:
  • Workplace relations (including discrimination, wrongful dismissal, general protection etc);
  • EPL Claims for major insurers;
  • Appearance work in the Supreme, Federal, District, and Local Courts as well as managing industrial relations issues in the Fair Work Commission;
  • Occupational Health and Safety prosecutions; and
  • Broader commercial litigation matters such as corporate recoveries and governance disputes.
Their clients include global and national insurers, ASX listed companies, private companies and high net worth individuals.

The ideal candidate will possess:
  • 5 – 10 years’ experience, within employment and commercial litigation;
  • Strong litigation skills with the confidence to appear in all State and Federal courts/Tribunals;
  • EPL experience would be advantageous;
  • Solid knowledge and understanding of employment law;
  • Experience and knowledge of Australian employment tribunal processes and procedures;
  • Ability to manage own time, excellent organisations skills and attention to detail;
  • A team player, with the desire and capability to supervise junior lawyers in the team;
  • High level of professionalism and integrity, displaying the highest standard of professional ethics.
In terms of benefits, you will receive a whole host of incentives including:
  • Competitive remuneration package;
  • Flexible working practices;
  • Potential secondments to clients and their global offices.
To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply Now' button below. For a confidential discussion, please contact Paige De Losa on 0418 446 374 or email paigedelosa@future-you.com.au.