Senior Legal Counsel

  • Location

    Sydney, New South Wales

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Daniel Hogan

  • Contact email:

    danielhogan@taylorroot.com.au

  • Job ref:

    DH/662877_1569486279

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-26

  • Consultant:

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The business:

A great opportunity for a Real Estate Lawyer to join a major property business in Sydney as Senior Legal Counsel in an outstanding property and projects division.

The opportunity:

An opportunity to work with leading professionals at the forefront of a variety of complex property development projects across Australia. Reporting into a highly supportive Head of Legal and working alongside a collaborative team you will provide advice to a range of senior stakeholders within the business. You will be a strong team player, with a great can-do attitude.

About you:

To be successful in this role you will require a minimum of 10+ years post-admission experience within major commercial and residential property development work. You will be commercially focussed, have the ability to work autonomously and take instructions from a variety of internal stakeholders - building rapport easily. You must have highly reputable top-tier or international law firm experience and ideally tier 1 in-house experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Complex property development projects experience in urban redevelopment and residential.
  • Provision of strategic legal advisory services, providing high quality, appropriate legal advice to the business and key stakeholders.
  • Legal project management.
  • Maximisation of the legal services value add.

Ideal candidate:

  • Significant property transactional experience in the Australian market with 10 years' post-admission experience.
  • A calm, approachable, pragmatic and professional manner.
  • Quality experience (in private practice and/or in house).
  • An ability to understand the bigger picture and to prioritise and provide pragmatic and timely legal advice within a commercial setting.
  • Clear and persuasive written and spoken communication skills.

To express your interest in this position please email your CV (in word format) to danielhogan@taylorroot.com.au or call Daniel Hogan on 02 9236 9000

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