In House Lawyer , Litigation

Leading International Professional Services Firm seeking In House Lawyer experienced in litigation.

Your new company
Our client is consistently named as one of Australia's best places to work. The firm prides itself on its culture and benefits, empowering staff through technology, flexibility and trust.

Your new role
Sitting in a supportive, collegiate in house legal team within The office of The General Counsel, you will be involved in the following:

  • Advising on potentially contentious and regulatory matters involving the organisation;
  • Advising on statutory obligations and assisting with enquiries and communications with regulatory authorities.
  • Assisting with responses to subpoenas and regulatory notices and advising the firm’s auditors on their obligations to report breaches of the law by clients to regulatory authorities;
  • Assisting with the review, legal analysis and preparation of advice on a variety of client engagements and supplier agreements, working closely with the organisation’s risk and compliance teams


What you'll need to succeed

  • Admitted to practice as a Lawyer in Australia
  • Ideally 2 - 5 years PAE
  • Experience in advising on court processes and statutory obligations (such as responding to subpoenas, regulatory notices, and breach reporting)
  • Ideally have previous top tier or mid tier experience
  • Experience working within teams of lawyers, supporting and consulting senior lawyers;
  • Experience and confidence in dealing with and assisting senior management (both in written and verbal communications), including an ability to draft clear and precise legal documents and communications;


What you'll get in return

  • Build your in house legal experience with a leading international firm
  • Flexible daily working hours - they value work-life balance
  • Paid study (and leave!) - they will pay all the costs and give you time off to study
  • Dress for your day - They trust you to choose what works best for you
  • Health & fitness perks, like a wellness stipend and discounted memberships
  • Generous parental leave policy for mums, dads and foster carers
  • Sydney CBD Location


What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or for more information call Laura Keegan on 02 8062 6176 or email laura.keegan@hays.com.au. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

LHS 297508 #2672646

Summary

Job Type
Permanent
Industry
Legal
Location
NSW, Sydney CBD
Specialism
Legal
Ref:
2672646

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Laura Keegan, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Sydney
Level 13, Chifley Tower, 2 Chifley Square

Telephone: 0280626176

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