Senior Lawyer/Senior Associate, Public Sector (Corporate)
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Lawyer or Senior Associate to join our Public Sector practice group located in Canberra on a full time basis.
This role will see you:
- Work with clients including government agencies and private sector bodies on complex legal transactions.
- Provide advice under the guidance of industry-leading practitioners.
- Draft a variety of contracts, agreements and memoranda across a broad range of requirements.
- Provide advice on strategic structuring for transactions.
Skills & Experience
To be successful in this role, you will have:
About Clayton Utz
- Strong commercial contract drafting experience.
- Experience with a range of transactions.
- Understanding of judicial means of challenge to contractual decisions, exercise of rights and performance of obligations.
- General commercial work exposure.
- Strong team work skills.
- Strong communication skills.
Clayton Utz is Australia's leading commercial and pro bono law firm, with 174 partners and over 1,300 employees across six offices. We have a reputation for standing out - and for being outstanding -with confident, innovative and incisive legal advice, and an unshakeable sense of what's possible for our clients and our people.
In 2016, we have been recognised for
a number of awards
including named Australian Large Law Firm of the Year at the 2016 Australasian Law Awards, National Firm of the Year for Australia at the 2016 IFLR Asia Awards, Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency(WGEA) and "Most Improved Achievement Award" at the 2016 Pride in Diversity Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI) Awards. These awards recognise the firm's excellent client service, leading expertise across practice areas and experience in acting on large complex and urgent transactions and disputes as well as our professional excellence, pro bono commitment and broader community involvement.
How to apply?
To submit your interest in this role, please click the ‘Apply’ button or contact Richard Schontag on 02 9353 5237.
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