Environment & Planning Special Counsel 8+ years

Montgomery

Our client is one of Australia's top 20 law firms and is looking to recruit a Special Counsel into their Sydney Environment & Planning group.

  • Leading National Law Firm
  • Interesting mix of work
  • Competitive Remuneration
Our client is a prestigious mid-sized national law firm. They are known for their innovative legal solutions and top tier quality personnel. 

Environment & Planning

The Environment and Planning team of this national law firm is one of the largest in Australia. They advise clients on the full spectrum of Environment and Planning matters across a range of industries.

In particular, the team provide assistance with major projects, pollution, renewable energy, all Environment and Planning related legislation (at both State and Cth levels), appearances in all relevant courts and tribunals, and subdivision issues to name a few. 
 
Clients include local, state and federal governments as well as leading private sector corporations. 

Position Description

The Sydney office of this national law firm is now looking to recruit a Special Counsel into their busy team to work with two highly-regarded partners in this space.

You will join a close-knit and collaborative team environment where you will be involved in a range of litigious and non-litigious work across the full spectrum of Environment and Planning matters. 
 
This is a great opportunity for someone looking to step into a prestigious national firm and gain exposure across an interesting mix of work.

An opportunity to progress to partnership is available to those who excel and want it.

Requirements

The successful candidate will be a Special Counsel with at least 8+ years PQE from another reputable Environment and Planning practice. 
 
In addition, you will:
  • have superior drafting abilities;
  • have strong communication and negotiation skills;
  • have a client-orientated approach and commitment to developing strong client relationships;
  • have ability to mentor junior lawyers and sustain a supportive team dynamic; and
  • have a commercial approach to your work.
Contact

For further information, please contact Laura Lal on +61 4073 46 944/+61 2 8058 6002 or send your CV and transcripts to llal@montgomeryadvisory.com.au