Real Estate – Associate

  • Location
    Sydney, New South Wales
  • Posted
  • Industry
    Law firm
  • Expiry Date

Our client is an international law firm, headquartered in Australia and regarded as one of Asia-Pacific’s premier law firms. Their teams collaborate across Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the UK to deliver exceptional service. This year, the firm was recognised by Lawyers Weekly as one of Australia’s most attractive employer in the legal sector, placing third on the Top 25 Attraction Firms list.

Your role

We are looking to recruit an Associate to join their hugely successful, market leading real estate practice and take your career to the next level. As a member of this award-winning team you will work alongside property specialists. You will gain exposure to the development, leasing, sale and acquisition of commercial, industrial, residential, hotel and retail assets.

We would like to hear from Associates who are experienced and interested in the following range of work:

  • real estate transactions across all asset classes;
  • leasing of commercial, industrial and retail property;
  • general commercial advice work; and
  • helping to leverage the breadth of our expertise within and across the firm’s other lines of business.

What you need:

We welcome applications from lawyers with generalist experience in a reputable property team. You will also have:

  • good business acumen and a desire to strengthen existing client relationships;
  • drafting skills and a strong attention to detail;
  • the ability to work in a highly cohesive and fast-paced team;
  • excellent communication skills, both written and verbal;
  • a positive attitude and proactive approach; and
  • resilience and a commitment to excellence that matches our own.

The Team:

This is an award-winning Real Estate team consistently recognised for client service, calibre of work and thought leadership. The team offers a comprehensive range of property-related legal services for developers, investors, owners, landlords, property funds managers, listed property trusts and government.

Their clients are sophisticated and savvy, ranging from major institutional property investors, developers, landlords and tenants on all aspects of commercial, industrial, hotel, retail and residential property including capital transactions (acquisitions and disposals), large scale developments, major projects and leasing. Some of their clients include AMP, CBA, Challenger, Charter Hall, Dexus, Event Hospitality & Entertainment (EVT), Stockland, Frasers Property, GPT, Lendlease, Mirvac, and Vicinity.

Culture / Benefits:

At this firm, staff enjoy a culture of collaboration, innovation and inspiration which allows them to bring the best of themselves and to perform at their best every day. We make diversity in all its forms central to collaboration. As such, 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 are recognised as a WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality in Australia and hold Gold employer status with the Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI).

For more information or for a confidential discussion, please contact Alexandra Starke:

D: 02 9236 9076


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