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/674487_1596174918

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-08-30

  • Consultant:

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The business:

An exciting opportunity for a senior lawyer to join a major projects business in Sydney to provide strategic legal advice to key stakeholders across Australia.

The opportunity:

A great career opportunity for an experienced Senior Legal Counsel to work in a major, construction projects in a corporate environment with construction contracts experience. This leading enterprise is looking for a lawyer with a high level of commercial acumen, ideally from the infrastructure industry to support the wider business and senior stakeholders across the region.

About you:

You will have construction contracts experience on major projects. A lawyer with a solid foundation and training in private practice, and in-house experience. You will have gained a minimum of 8 years' experience. You will possess the ability to identify business risk in a variety of commercial situations skills as well as a high level of integrity.

Key Responsibilities:

  • A minimum of 8 years of post-qualification experience in construction contracts and projects.
  • Preparation of effective, legally enforceable contractual documentation for construction projects.
  • Provide strategic and technical legal advice on contract law.
  • Provision of strategic legal advisory services, providing high quality, appropriate legal advice to the business and senior key stakeholders.

Ideal candidate:

  • Significant construction experience in the Australian market with 8 years' post-admission experience.
  • A calm, approachable, pragmatic and professional manner.
  • Quality experience (in private practice and/or inhouse).
  • Clear and persuasive written and spoken communication skills and the highest level of integrity.

 

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

 

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