Planning and Environment Lawyer

Location: Brisbane
Discipline: lawyer (incl associate & senior associate)
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Georgina See
Contact email:
Job ref: 3773517
Published: 23 days ago
About the Role
An award-winning specialist law firm is seeking a talented Associate or Senior Associate with robust planning and environment experience to join the firm’s dynamic P&E team. This role offers the chance to work on a wide range of planning and environment matters servicing public and private sector clients including energy and resources companies, manufacturers, and large-scale developers.

Key Responsibilities
You will work directly alongside an esteemed Planning & Environment Partner who manages complex environmental litigation and offers comprehensive planning, development, and environmental services. In this role, you will provide services including but not limited to:
  • Development approvals
  • Planning disputes
  • Project work
  • Environmental planning, permits, and approvals
  • Environmental compliance
  • Incident management and defence of enforcement actions
  • Environmental liability insurance policies.
About You
The successful candidate will have:
  • A minimum 4 years post-admission experience in planning and environment law
  • Strong legal knowledge of key principles relevant to planning and environment matters
  • Excellent analytical skills and clear, concise writing abilities
  • The ability to meet tight deadlines
  • A passion for building strong client relationships and providing high-quality service and advice
In addition to working in a professional and supportive environment, you will also be offered:
  • Ongoing commitment to career development
  • A health and wellness program, including an annual wellbeing allowance
  • Workplace flexibility to ensure a balanced life
  • A supportive leadership team dedicated to a culture of collegiality and excellence
  • Extra perks that create a great office environment, such as fruit baskets and morning teas
Interested? Take control of your career and click "Apply" NOW or send your details in confidence to:

Georgina See -
Trudy Reading - 

Alternatively, please call (07) 32211229 for a confidential discussion.
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Please note, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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