- M&A, ECM and private equity
- Sydney based
Maddocks is committed to making a difference for our clients, our people and the communities in which we operate.
About the role
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Corporate/Commercial Lawyer (5-7 years PQE) to work as part of our high performing team that prides itself on providing commercial and strategic advice. We work collaboratively with our clients to build strong, sustainable relationships. This is an in opportunity to work closely with our leading corporate partners, ensuring that you are truly involved in engaging and interesting work.
In order to be considered, to be successful and thrive in this role, you will:
- Currently be working as a Senior Associate in a corporate or commercial team in private practice
- Be able to demonstrate strong drafting, legally robust solutions whilst showing attention to detail
- A client-focused approach, attuned to understanding and delivering on clients’ commercial business objectives
- Ability to support partners with team development and able to collaborate across teams.
This role offers a great opportunity for you to progress your career.
We are a proudly independent Australian law firm that works closely with corporations, businesses and governments throughout Australia and internationally. We have a particular focus on the built environment, education, government, healthcare and technology sectors. Our commitment to our clients and their goals is matched by our commitment to our people and their career goals.
What makes us unique
We look for diversity of experience and background and then provide the tools for career success. We will provide you with targeted training and development programs so that you can achieve your career goals.
Maddocks offers opportunities to work flexibly and provides access to a wide range of staff benefits, including discounted private health cover and access to our comprehensive Health & Wellbeing and Learning & Development programs.
We are proud leaders of the legal profession when it comes to promoting a diverse workforce. We have been an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency every year since 2004. We promote diversity internally through our Maddocks Women and Maddocks Pride groups and we are committed to sustainability through our membership of the Australian Legal Sector Alliance (AusLSA). We also have a thriving pro bono practice, which in FY20 completed more than 10,700 hours of pro bono work for a wide range of community organisations and individuals.
We prefer to deal with you directly. . For further information, please refer to our website www.maddocks.com.au
As part of the recruitment process we request that the preferred applicant participates in a National Police Check, prior to offer of employment at Maddocks. Please note that people with criminal records are not automatically barred from applying for this position and each application will be considered on its merits.
To be eligible for this role you must be legally permitted to work in Australia. Please note that unsolicited applications from agencies will not be considered at this time.