Associate, Corporate M&A

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Law Firms

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  • Salary:

    Tier 1 salary banding

  • Contact:

    Alexandra Starke

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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The Role

Our client, a leading independent Australian firm, is seeking midlevel associates to join their highly regarded corporate practice.

The Team

The team specialises in complex, high value corporate matters and has extensive cross-border capabilities. They are frequently retained by multinational/international clients on significant transactions, particularly inbound foreign investments. They act for domestic and international private equity firms and investee companies on complex transactions and exits. The corporate team works on a breadth of matters including mergers & acquisitions (mainly private with some public), restructuring, technology, corporate advisory and some capital raising work.

Pipeline of work for this team is very strong. This team provides excellent opportunities for progression and partner mentorship, and top level remuneration is on offer.

Ideal Candidate

  • 3-6 years' PQE with experience gained from a reputable law firm
  • Admitted to practice law in Australia
  • Technical ability must be strong - team is small, so each member must contribute
  • Energetic and motivated
  • Intellectual curiosity and a desire to work on high value, complex matters
  • Enjoys diversity of work (as every day is different in Felicity's team)
  • Good communication skills

If you are interested in applying for this position or would like to find out more, please contact me for a confidential discussion.

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