Corporate/M&A/Equity Capital Markets - Senior Associate Lawyer (5-8 years' PQE)


Our client is looking to recruit a talented ECM lawyer into their busy and growing practice.

  • Major Corporate Law Firm
  • Excellent breadth of interesting corporate/ECM work
  • Competitive Remuneration
We represent a pre-eminent Australian commercial law firm.

As one of the top law firms in Australasia, they provide their lawyers with everything you would expect from a large and leading law firm, including exposure to the market's best and most high profile transactions and matters, an exceptional client list, first-rate career development and training opportunities, market leading remuneration and a number of additional benefits.
Corporate Group
The Corporate Group at this law firm is widely regarded as having one of the strongest practices in the country. 
Within the group, they have an excellent Capital Markets practice that is headed up a Band 1 capital markets practitioner – consistently ranked highly by Best Lawyer Australia, Chambers Global and Chamber Asia Pacific and the Legal 500 Asia Pacific.
The team was involved in the largest IPO of 2015 and has the strongest pipeline of IPOs across the market in 2016.
Position Description

The Sydney office of this elite law firm is now looking for a 5 to 8 year lawyer to join their equity capital markets team due to growth within the team.

It’s a close-knit team that will see you work directly with the partner, an experienced senior associate, a third year lawyer and a graduate lawyer.
You will work on a range of ECM and corporate transactions including:
  • private equity and venture capital transactions;
  • IPOs, rights issues and capital raising;
  • advice on the Corporations Act and Listing Rules; and
  • general advice on corporate governance. 
This is a unique opportunity for you to assume a great deal of responsibility and work across a wide range of high profile and interesting corporate work in a truly collaborative environment.  

In return you will be given a highly competitive remuneration package, be afforded progression opportunities, and be part of a busy and growing practice.


The ideal candidate will be an Associate level lawyer looking to step up into a Senior Associate position, or an experience Senior Associate from another leading corporate practice.

 In addition, you will have:
  • excellent communication skills and strong attention to detail;
  • strong drafting and technical skills; and
  • an ability to develop and maintain client relationships.

For further information, please contact James Cockerill on +61 02 8381 0723 for a confidential conversation or send through your CV and transcripts to