*Rare Graduate Lawyer Opportunity* - Top-Tier International Firm

Location: Brisbane
Discipline: lawyer (incl associate & senior associate)
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Bianca Calder

Contact email: bianca@lawstaff.com.au
Job ref: GR220722
Published: 20 days ago
Did you graduate with high academics and want to pursue a challenging and exciting career in the legal industry? This could be the start of it!
  • Exposure to multi-million dollar corporate matters.
  • Direct access to a Partners and Associates!
  • Phenomenal pay and growth opportunities
About them..
  • This is a leading international firm that has exceptional resources here in Brisbane.
  • They are at the top of their game in terms of technical legal competence and are lauded as legal gentry given they carry themselves with pride and grace, as well as treat their industry colleagues with respect and courtesy.
  • It is regarded internationally as having a preeminent Practice and they pride themselves on the reputation they have earned for working on quality matters and delivering exceptional service to their clients.
  • This is an exciting time to start with the firm as you will be a part of their growth and development here in Brisbane.
The role..
  • Rather than the typical rotations, this role will be varied across all practice areas to allow the successful candidate to have a taste for different types of law and settle in their preferred practice area. 
  • This will include exposure to International disputes, Corporate M&A, Intellectual Property, Energy & Resources, Property, Construction Projects as well as Employment related matters. 
  • Given the Brisbane office is still relatively small, despite your junior level you will still gain exposure to matters and mentoring without getting lost in the hundreds of employees as you won't be just a number. 
  • Your role will involve assisting Associates and Partners in the office on various matters across these areas with autonomy growing as you settle into the role, while you are still provided all training and mentoring to allow you to be the best lawyer you can be. 
On offer..
  • Our client is offering a competitive remuneration package, commensurate with experience, coupled with the opportunity to work within a workplace within an exciting, open and friendly workplace culture.
  • You will have exposure to superior training, helping to develop and lead your career in the right direction from the very beginning.
About you..
  • This is a Graduate Solicitor level role - accordingly, you will (ideally) have recently gained your admission in Queensland or be nearing the completion of your Practical Legal Training to allow for your admission in the coming months. If you have up to 1 year PAE and looking for the next step please also reach out. 
  • You will either have First Class Honours and if not, you will have a strong Academic Transcript (GPA of 5.5 and above) AND prior experience at a mid or top-tier firm. 
Our Client is focused on finding the right 'fit' and are seeking a highly motivated, charismatic and personable new member to join their team - why not you?
The next step..

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. You will also have the option for a FaceTime, Skype, Zoom or Telephone, if that is your preference. We are full in our disclosure and by the end of the meeting you will be provided with a detailed profile of these and other opportunities for you to go away and research at your leisure. To request a confidential meeting, please click APPLY and upload your Profile.

Alternatively, please quote Ref No:GR220722 and forward your Professional Profile to: 
  • Bianca Calder - bianca@law-staff.com.au
If this opportunity 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 opportunities across private practice and in-house. 

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Please note, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.