Workplace Relations, Employment & Safety Lawyer | Associate & SA Roles

Workplace Relations, Employment & Safety Lawyer | Associate & SA Roles

Job Title: Workplace Relations, Employment & Safety Lawyer | Associate & SA Roles
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Reference: 2743614
Contact Name: Trudy Reading
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 01, 2018 06:46

Job Description

  • Lawyer, Associate and Junior & Senior SA Roles Available
  • National and International Mid and Top-tier Firms | Brisbane CBD
  • Take Your Next Career Step | Matters Across Multiple Industries
  • Award winning employer of choice with a reputable Employment, Industrial Relations & Safety practice group.
  • With a client focus, this close-knit team provides specialist experience across a wide range of quality matters, while maintaining exceptional work-life balance, together with a positive and supportive work environment. 
  • Opportunity for a talented Workplace Relations Lawyer to join a team of 6 specialist employment lawyers at Senior Associate level, with room for fast progression to Special Counsel.
  • Front-end workplace relations advice work, as well as back end employment and industrial relations matters, as well as the option to gain exposure to WH&S work should you have an interest.
  • Wide range of sizable private and public sector clients across the contentious and non-contentious matters, allowing for diversity in work. 
  • You must have 5 or more years' PAE, and either currently be an SA or be interested in stepping up to SA level immediately.
  • Remuneration is negotiable depending on the seniority and profile of the successful individual.
  • Top-tier national firm with leading Workplace Relations practice group.
  • Handle matters across the employment law spectrum, including drafting and advising on employment agreements and executive contracts; enterprise bargaining agreements; unfair dismissal proceedings and unlawful terminations; restraint of trade issues; and workplace harassment and bullying claims as well as exposure to broader Commercial matters.
  • Work under an experienced Partner.
  • Clients include major employers, providing you with interesting and challenging matters of both a contentious and non-contentious nature.
  • Career development is assured, with an opportunity to contribute to business development and growth of the practice on offer.
  • You will have 3 to 6 years' PAE within a mid or top-tier CBD firm, and be confident in your conduct of files across the breadth of Workplace Relations, both advisory and litigious. 
  • Highly competitive remuneration package plus bonus and ongoing career development opportunities.
  • Resourceful international law firm with a strong presence in the Brisbane market and highly reputable Employment practice.
  • Front end and back end work across a broad range of employment and industrial relations matters.
  • Matters will include discrimination, unfair dismissal, workers' compensation claims, workplace accidents and defending claims for damages.
  • Clients will include major employers across a range of industries.
  • Close-knit, dynamic and supportive work environment.
  • This team is committed to growth and looking to hire a lawyer who has a strong client service ethic and enthusiasm.
  • To be successful you will have 5+ years' PAE in workplace relations.
  • Highly competitive remuneration, career development opportunities and access to outstanding employee benefits.
  • Excellent Brisbane CBD location.
  • Reputable national firm with a leading employment practice in Brisbane.
  • Join a supportive team of employment lawyers and learn from some of the best in the industry.
  • Mix of front-end and back-end work with a focus on ER/IR matters, as well as the opportunity to gain exposure to safety work.
  • Advise on a wide range of employment law matters, including employment agreements, unfair dismissal, discrimination, restraint of trade issues, workplace harassment and bullying, and Workers' Compensation claims.
  • Major employer clients across a wide range of industries.
  • The team is looking for a talented employment lawyer who is ken to progress their career and grow with the firm.
  • To be successful you will ideally have between 2-3 years' PAE, although candidates with slightly more experience are also welcome to apply.
  • Competitive remuneration and benefits package available, and ongoing development opportunities.
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 with an understanding of your skills as well as your 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 of these and other opportunities for you to go away and research at your leisure.

To apply please click APPLY attaching the relevant documents. Alternatively please quote Ref No: 2397148WR and forward your Professional Profile to Trudy Reading -

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