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Litigation Lawyer

Job Title: Litigation Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bondi Junction, New South Wales
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH19424_1541731936
Contact Name: Jenny Bull
Contact Email: Jenny.Bull@denovo.com.au
Job Published: November 09, 2018 13:52

Job Description


Commercial Litigation Lawyer - Circa 2-4 Years PAE

Sydney Eastern Suburbs

Competitive Salary + Comps, dependent on PAE

An opportunity exists within a small boutique, but high-quality firm for a Litigation Lawyer with broad Dispute Resolution experience due to growth and an abundance of high quality matters the team are currently handling.

The firm prides itself on its excellent track record in the strategic resolution of disputes between individuals and businesses/corporations (both national and international). The group is renowned for its depth of knowledge and expertise in all facets of litigation. Their breadth of knowledge allows the team to effectively assist with disputes exploring alternative dispute resolution mechanisms such as mediation or arbitration, whilst having the skills to litigate in court where appropriate. The team also have expertise in dealing with both sensitive and cross-cultural considerations when dealing with international matters.

The Commercial Litigation team handles matters relating to:

  • Commercial disputes
  • Corporate disputes
  • Contractual disputes
  • Misleading + deceptive conduct
  • Mediation
  • Resolutions
  • Professional negligence
  • Insolvency



The role
This is an opportunity to work across a broad range of commercial litigation matters with direct partner support available, whilst being given the autonomy to work more independently. You will have the opportunity to deal with clients directly and in this slightly smaller setting, gain recognition and reward for professional ability as lawyer. Despite being a smaller firm, the team attract high calibre and complex matters, which you will gain exposure to. Opportunities for professional development in specialisms such as mediation and arbitration would be available in the future. This would suit an individual who would prefer to be recognised in a slightly smaller setting, without sacrificing quality of work, as opposed to working in a large corporate firm where there is more red tape and hierarchal implications.

Skills and experience
This is a varied role, demanding a qualified person with:

  • At least 2 years PAE
  • Litigation experience, with exposure to a range of matters, ideally some high end and international cases
  • Strong academic results
  • A self-motivated and hard-working attitude
  • Ability to work with clients effectively and communicate in a professional and technically sound manner
  • Ability to network and identify marketing opportunities for the department
  • Ability to identify cross referral opportunities for the wider firm
  • Excellent team skills



In return the firm are offering a competitive salary with an excellent quality of work, great career opportunities and a progressive working environment. If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Jenny Bull on 0473 745 468 or email to jenny.bull@denovo.com.au.

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