Legal Counsel

 

Legal Counsel

  • Melbourne

Our clients are an enviable mix of household names both from ASX listed companies, to dynamic start ups seeking their first in-house counsel.

We are the leader in in-house lawyer recruitment.   We understand the in-house market – finding the right balance between cultural fit and technical ability to help achieve the commercial imperatives of a business.
 
The Role
We currently have a opportunity for a bright generalist lawyer to join a high performing team. You will work closely with across the internal business units also in relation to the following: 

  • Leading negotiations of key projects and commercial agreements for the business units that you support
  • Providing frontline support in relation to a a broad range of legal matters such as negotiation with key stakeholders,  regulators, corporate advisory and IP
  • Supporting the business units in negotiating and resolving key disputes
  • Engaging with and supporting delivery of advice from external lawyers as required

 
The Candidate
The ideal candidate will have between 5-6 yrs’ PQE experience from a top tier firm or similar in-house organisation. You will also have:

  • Strong stakeholder management skills and commitment to develop stakeholder relationships
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Ability to work collaboratively with internal clients and outside service providers
  • A commercial and pragmatic attitude to legal issues
  • Strong negotiation and problem-solving skills

To Apply: 
Please apply online via the APPLY NOW button. For a confidential discussion, please call Jacinta Fish on (03) 9039 9990 quoting ref# Legal Counsel, Generalist