About Our Client
Our client is renowned as one of Asia Pacific's leading legal practices. What sets them apart is that they are driven by a strong sense of purpose: they endeavour to build authentic and enduring relationships with their clients, their people and their communities.
Legal 500 Asia Pacific has this year identified our client as the equal most ranked firm in Australia with 24 rankings across practice areas. They also placed as the highest ranked law firm in LinkedIn's 25 Top Companies in Australia for 2019.
A great opportunity for an Associate with at least 1 year of post-admission experience in commercial, corporate or contracting and procurement to join their team. You will advise government and private clients on a range of matters, such as providing legal and strategic corporate and procurement advice.
The team is led by three leading partners having exposure to a range of Commonwealth clients.
What you need
Welcoming applications from lawyers who:
The Successful Applicant
Our client knows that by bringing together diversity of thinking, skills, experience, gender identity, backgrounds and orientations, they get better results. This is why they offer agile and alternative working options to encourage balance, wellbeing and support for sustainable ways of working. They offer up to 20 weeks paid parental leave for the primary carer within the first 24 months following birth or adoption, and a range of social, financial and health benefits, including free gym membership - all with no minimum tenure.
They welcome applications from people of all ages, cultural backgrounds, genders, as well as people living with a disability or who have family or carer responsibilities. They particularly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply for roles with the firm.
They were recognised as a WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality in Australia and hold Gold employer status with the Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI).
What's on Offer
Our client values their success to be derived from their ability to attract and retain high calibre professionals. This top tier law firm is orientated around supporting individuals throughout their careers, offering stimulating work and recognising your achievements. This opportunity will allow you to build a strong foundation for a great career and gain exclusive exposure to high profile legal work. Have the chance to work alongside market leading partners and progress your career within a highly regarded global law firm in Canberra.