Australian law firms look to South Africa to source high quality lawyers


The Australian legal market is extremely buoyant right now and the demand for transactional lawyers within Sydney’s major firms has never been higher. Firms across Australia are engaged in a war for talent and the top firms have their sights set on South Africa based lawyers.

Australian firms offer exposure to major deals, access to globally significant clients alongside high earning potential and job security. Whilst there’s no question you’ll work hard, Australia offers a lifestyle renowned the world over and life here, whether for a couple of years or forever, is a unique experience that’s hard to walk away from.

Whether you’ve already decided to play out the next stage of your career here or you’re just dipping a toe in the water, our dedicated Australia based team would love the opportunity to speak with you and answer any questions. We can talk you through the nuances of the market, salaries, the relocation packages on offer and the visa process.

Taylor Root has moved many South African lawyers into great jobs in Australia in recent times and demand for your skillset is insatiable. There’s a fantastic opportunity waiting, we’d love to talk to you.