In-House Counsel | 2+ Years PAE

In-House Counsel | 2+ Years PAE

Job Title: In-House Counsel | 2+ Years PAE
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Reference: CO030919
Contact Name: Bianca Calder
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2019 04:46

Job Description

  • Our client is one of the largest institutions in its market segment in Australia, with a 100+ year history and exponential growth in recent times.
  • They maintain an unparalleled reputation for excellence and are renowned for their service delivery and customer focus. 
  • The company employees over 2000 people Australia wide and runs a high performing ex-top tier legal team that has won a number of awards for their innovation and technical competence.
  • You will work closely with industry leaders to provide comprehensive and commercially focused legal advice on a broad range of challenging matters including, but not limited to: 
    • Commercial contracts – including
      • finance agreements,
      • technology and intellectual property,
      • property maintenance agreements,
      • consultancy agreements, and
      • general services contracts.
    • Advising on issues that arise throughout the life-cycle of a contract;
    • Reviewing and approving marketing material; and
    • Advising on privacy, competition and IP protection issues for the company and its related entities and subsidiaries.
  • As the ideal candidate you will have a between 2 to 7 years PAE in a mid or top-tier firm (in-house candidates will also be considered); and
  • Experience working on complex commercial matters and strong drafting skills across any of the following lines –
    • Procurement,
    • Commercial Contracts, or
    • Front-end Construction.

  • This is a career-defining opportunity to move into an in-house role within a positive team environment offering:
    • Genuine work-life balance;
    • Learning and development programs providing real opportunities for advancement within the company;
    • Attractive remuneration negotiated in line with top-tier law firms as well as the skillset and experience of the individual;
    • Bonuses based on organisational, group, and individual performance;
    • Company discounts;
    • Free onsite parking and gym membership;
    • Salary sacrifice options; and
    • Corporate health discounts and benefits.
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 ideals 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 on 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: CO030919 and email your Resume to either:
  • Bianca Calder -
  • Craig Ashton-Sward -
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.  
Please note, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.