Associate - Corporate M&A - Melbourne (1-2 PQE)


Exciting opportunity to focus on M&A within an elite global law firm.

  • Excellent team culture
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Work closely with leading practitioners
We represent a preeminent international law firm, with a leading M&A practice. They work with leading financial institutions, global corporations, and multinational governments and agencies. 

Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions Team 

Our client's Corporate M&A team has expertise across the full gamut of M&A transactions. The team works with high profile clients on complex cross border matters, including public takeovers, private M&A, joint ventures, corporate restructuring, ECM, and disposals. 

Position Description

On offer is an exciting opportunity to join an elite global corporate M&A practice, with exposure to a range of clients across various industry sectors.
This role will see you working closely with one M&A partner, well regarded for their extensive and specialised experience in multijurisdictional corporate transactions. You will be directly responsible for assisting the team's partner and other senior lawyers on both domestic and international corporate matters. In particular, your duties will include;
  • drafting and reviewing documentation
  • providing strategic advice to clients 
  • conducting legal research 
  • due diligence responsibilities 
Moreover, the role offers competitive remuneration and provides significant opportunities for career progression. 


The ideal candidate will have between 1-2 years PQE. Our client is open to lawyers admitted in Australia, England & Wales and New York. Ideally, you will have an excellent academic transcript and international experience is a bonus.

In addition, you will have:
  • outstanding attention to detail and technical skills;
  • strong interpersonal skills;
  • excellent time management skills; and 
  • a team player attitude. 

For further information, please contact James Cockerill on +61 2 8381 0723 or send your CV and degree transcripts to as Draft