Restructuring & Insolvency Lawyer.

Ablethorpe Recruitment

Bring your corporate and insolvency skills to Australia's best restructuring group advising creditors and debtors through workouts and restructuring

  • Advise on complex and strategically important issues
  • Excellent team environment known for its collaborative culture
  • Great career advancement with roles in Melbourne, Perth and Sydeny
Our Client

Our client is a leading top 6 firm, providing high-quality legal advice to many of Australia's leading local and international organisations.  Work will include advising both creditors and debtors in relation to corporate restructuring and workouts, distressed opportunities, formal insolvency regimes and security enforcement.

The role

There are multiple roles at both the Associate and Senior Associate level in Melbourne, Sydney and Perth.  It is expected that the successful applicants will have insolvency and restructuring experience ideally gained within a reputable restructuring and insolvency practice either locally or internationally.  M&A and transactional lawyers will also be considered if they wish to specialise in the area.  

Your workload will include managing complex administrations, including cross-border insolvencies and you can expect to advise on the full spectrum of issues that arise from corporate distress, distressed investing and formal insolvencies for a range of client classes including lenders, debtors, potential purchasers and insolvency officeholders.  

Clients come to this firm with their most complex and strategically important issues and in the role you will regularly work with other experts in corporate, tax, finance, litigation, employment and pensions to deliver a seamless, first-class service.  

What's on Offer

These are fantastic opportunities to join the regions leading Restructuring and Insolvency teams.  You will be working in an excellent team environment known for its collaborative culture, while having access to great career prospects and professional development opportunities.  

To Apply

Please apply online using the links below. Otherwise please call our Director of Legal Recruitment Stuart Ablethorpe on +61 403 791 000 or Sophie Linley on +61 428 298 004 quoting the above job title or send your CV direct to

All discussions will be in strict confidence and your CV details will not be passed to any third party or prospective employer until instructed by you.

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