Corporate M&A Senior Associate

Location: Brisbane
Discipline: lawyer (incl associate & senior associate)
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Plus Sign on Bonus!
Contact name: Bianca Davies

Contact email:
Job ref: CO210624
Published: about 1 month ago
Are you ready to join a dynamic, resourceful, and highly regarded firm in the M&A space? This national firm, one of Brisbane's largest, is looking for a Corporate Senior Associate to strengthen their team.

This firm offers incredible benefits, with a 15-page employee benefits brochure showcasing their dedication to staff. Perks include:
  • Sign-On Bonus: Receive a generous sign-on bonus upon joining for the right Senior Associate with great experience.
  • In-House Barista: Enjoy coffee at your fingertips, saving you money each day.
  • Career Growth: Benefit from a robust internal learning and development program focused on staff development.
  • Client Secondments: Experience national and international client secondment opportunities.
  • Bonus Program: Participate in a 3-tiered bonus program, and enjoy anniversary gifts, salary continuance, and novated lease options.
  • Family Friendly: Take advantage of 18 weeks of paid parental leave with super, plus paid child care benefits, babysitting, and more.
  • Grandparents Leave: Even enjoy extra time off when you become a grandparent.
  • Education Support: Get up to 100% of your university or other tuition fees covered for postgraduate study.
  • Flexible Work Options: Benefit from flexible work arrangements, a "dress for your day" policy, and sit-stand desks.
  • Health and Wellness: Enjoy paid gym membership, additional leave, vaccinations, fruit, dental & optical perks, and team sports.
  • Social Atmosphere: Join in on regular drinks, trivia, functions, and raffles.
You'll be working with Partners consistently rated as leaders in Doyle’s Guide, Asia Pacific Legal 500, and Best Lawyers Australia. This will include collaborating across:
  • Regulated and off-market mergers and acquisitions
  • Equity capital markets
  • Seed capital and venture capital deals
  • IPOs
  • International matters
  • ASX and Corporations Act compliance
  • Takeovers
  • Secondary capital raisings
  • Health, life sciences, and technology
  • Backdoor listings
  • Corporate structuring
To excel in this role, you should have 5+ years of PAE, with a significant portion spent in a specialised M&A practice in Brisbane.
If you bring this experience, the firm is ready and enthusiastic to offer a high sign-on bonus. They will support your growth with great resources, helping you become a specialist corporate M&A lawyer and a recognised name in the Brisbane market.

This firm truly prioritises its staff, and has put a lot of thought into their benefits, leading to a low turn over rate. It provides an opportunity for the right candidate to advance professionally while being supported to spend time with their family and be rewarded for their hard work.

If you possess the necessary skills, confidence, and humility to thrive in this dynamic setting, we encourage you to express your interest by indicating your CV to with the reference code: CO210624.
LawStaff | Level 22 HSBC | 300 Queen St | Brisbane (07) 32211229
Please note, only short-listed candidates will be contacted