Commercial & Real Estate Lawyer | 5 + years PAE to SC level

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job Title: Commercial & Real Estate Lawyer | 5 + years PAE to SC level
engagement: Permanent
location: Brisbane
position: partner & special counsel, lawyer
reference: 2933761
contact email:
contact name: Trudy Reading
job Published: 10 May 2019
closing Date: 07 Jun 2019

Job Description

  • Top Tier Law Firm and Employer of Choice
  • Career-defining role | Once in a Lifetime Opportunity
  • Mix of complex & Inimitable Matters | High profile clients in emerging markets
  • Negotiable $125K to $225K depending on experience and seniority.
This opportunity offers a mix of complex and inimitable real estate and novel ancillary matters acting for high profile clients in emerging markets. You won’t find a more interesting role in Brisbane!

As part of a top-tier firm you can expect to work closely with a highly regarded Partner who is recognised by peers as an industry leader.

The exposure to a broad range of exciting matters makes this a commercial and real estate role like no other in the Brisbane market. In fact, we would confidently rate it as career-defining and 'The Commercial & Property Role of the Year'.

You will get the opportunity to act for high profile clients across a range of industries including hospitality and tourism, aviation, infrastructure, mining, as well as emerging markets. In this position your work will include:
  • complex commercial real estate acquisitions and disposals;
  • commercial contracts;
  • major infrastructure projects;
  • liquor licensing;
  • airport leasing and privatisation;
  • aerospace advisory;
  • commercial leasing; and
  • property/agribusiness related biopharma projects.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years post admission experience gained within the commercial or real estate practice of a large local, national, or global law firm. The firm will also consider someone at the minimum PAE level who is looking to step up to an SA role, or alternatively more senior candidates subject to the transferrable skills of the individual.

You can expect a highly attractive remuneration package reflective of your skills and experience and a clear progression pathway. Flexible working arrangements can also be facilitated within the bounds of commercial practicality.


At Law Staff we offer all lawyers a lounge room setting for a relaxed confidential discussion over coffee/tea, allowing you to comfortably provide us an understanding of your skills as well as your preferences around your next role. We are full in our disclosure and by the end of the meeting you will be provided with a detailed profile of this role and other opportunities for you to research at your leisure. To request a confidential meeting, please click APPLY and upload your Profile. Alternatively quote Ref: CPA201920 and email your Resume to either:
  • Trudy Reading -
  • Ena Pita -
If this role is not entirely suitable then we would still enjoy the opportunity of hearing from you. We often work on roles that are not advertised, with a range of positions across private practice and in-house.  

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