• Commercial Law and Corporate Litigation
  • Full time flexible role
  • Based in Sydney

Have an interest in agribusiness? Wanting to specialise in a fluid industry with a boutique firm offering of top tier services? Move out of the mainstream legal practice and join our growing commercial law and corporate litigation team.

At Morgan + English, our culture is important to us, and we’re looking for a like-minded, flexible and passionate Commercial Lawyer to take on an increasing client workload specialising in relating to the thoroughbred industry, beef production, processing and infrastructure sectors.

About the role

  1. You will be working closely with the relevant supervising partner to have carriage of the matter;
  2. You will have direct client contact and be expected to manage the client throughout the matter;
  3. You will be expected to have the capacity to efficiently advise and attend to the following broadly defined tasks:

a.) Corporate governance documents – member and director resolutions;
b.) Draft and advise on company documents – shareholder agreements and constitutions;
c.) Advise on corporate restructure and succession issues:
d.) Draft and advise on commercial contracts;
e.) Brief counsel and run commercial litigation matters with the capacity to draft claim documents, take evidence and deal with interlocutory matters in the ordinary course; and
f.) Advise on debt recover matters with a sound knowledge of bankruptcy and insolvency law.

About you

You are a self-driven, solution and results focused lawyer from an experience commercial law and corporate litigation background, and possess the following attributes:

  • You are legally qualified with 3-5 years experience post admission;
  • You are interested in growing with the organisation and capable of holding a leadership position with them in the future;
  • You are a hands on and dedicated individual;
  • Enjoy a fast-paced environment and autonomous role;
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, consultation and negotiation skills, including presentation skills;
  • Demonstrates ability to manage time effectively and manage competing priorities; and
  • You are a team player with a professional and courteous manner.

About M + E

Morgan + English Commercial Lawyers is a forward-thinking legal practice that provides a comprehensive suite of legal and advisory services.

Our aim is to help our clients achieve long-term success. We combine our expertise as lawyers with our intimate knowledge of our clients’ industry sector and business to ensure we reach a practical solution for you, not just a legal one.

At Morgan + English we pride ourselves on our personalised, proactive and professional service.

Contact us

We are ready to hire and will move quickly when we find the right person. If that’s you, please apply via email to annette@morganenglish.com.au.

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