Sydney Role | Junior Leasing and Property Specialist

Ablethorpe Recruitment

Exciting opportunity for a Junior Leasing & Property lawyer to join this pre-eminent law firm in the successful Property & Infrastructure group

  • World class law firm
  • Successful Property & Infrastructure group
  • Leading industry and business training
Our Client

Our client is a pre-eminent independent law firm with offices across Australia and strong partnering relationships throughout the Asia Pacific region and worldwide.  Proud of it's reputation for developing talent to deliver legal and commercial excellence our client is a world-class law firm.

The Role

The successful candidate will be a junior lawyer looking to step into a successful Property & Infrastructure group. Your role will have responsibility for a number of commercial leasing files and you will work directly with the client with support from Seniors Associates and Partners in the group. 

You must have proven ability to manage high volume work, have experience in retail and commercial leasing with Australian and multinational clients, strong knowledge and familiarity in drafting, negotiating and finalising lease documents, an understanding of relevant leasing legislation, property documents, structure and issues, GST and stamp duty in a property context and basic planning and construction concepts. 

An ability to receive and comment on basic property documents, identify critical property issues, understand when to call for specialist input from taxation and develop deeper and rigorous legal analytical, writing and drafting skills is also a necessity. 

What's on Offer

Joining this world class firm you will have access to a competitive remuneration structure, Scholarship for Individual Excellence Program, International Internship Program, excellent career progression prospects, mentoring programs and 18 weeks paid parental leave as well as flexible work practices and leading industry and business training. 

To Apply

Please apply online using the links below. Otherwise please call our Director of Legal Recruitment Stuart Ablethorpe on 03 9923 7454 or Sally Westh on 03 9038 9355 quoting the above job title or send your CV direct to stuart@ablethorpe.com.  

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. 

Want More?

For the best specialist advice in positioning your legal career whether that be getting the right experience to progress to Senior Associate, Partner or General Counsel, obtaining your next in-house legal counsel or private practice role, or simply maximising your review, contact Stuart Ablethorpe for a confidential discussion.   

For more information on our legal recruitment services, career advice and current in-house and private practice roles, visit http://www.ablethorpe.com/ 


Ablethorpe Recruitment is a specialist legal recruitment agency operating in Australia and internationally.