Environment & Planning Lawyer 2-5 years PQE


Premier National Law Firm | Growth role | Environment & Planning Lawyer | 2-5 years PQE | 100K+ eminent practice.

  • Broad range of E&P matters
  • Top tier style E&P practice
  • Excellent culture
Our Client
We represent an elite national commercial law firm whom have national offices across Australia. They operate with a low-leverage model, meaning there is excellent collaboration between lawyers of all levels.

Environment & Planning team

This is a relatively new team in the Sydney office of this national firm and is headed by a young gun partner who has an impressive reputation in the market. It is a close knit team where they provide the full range of environment and planning expertise across both the public and private sectors. They act for government authorities, developers, landowners, property investors, infrastructure providers and resources companies.

Position Description

This role will see you working closely with one Sydney based partner and a couple of other junior associates. You will also work with other partners in the Sydney office across corporate, construction, property and projects.

The role will see you regularly provide advice in relation to:  

  • Environmental risk management and compliance; 
  • Pollution and licensing, including enforcement and litigation;
  • Renewable energy, wind and solar farms;
  • Waste, including licensing, levies and compliance issues; 
  • Native vegetation and natural resource management; 
  • Contaminated land management and remediation; 
  • Strategic planning and development advice; 
  • Environmental impact assessment; 
  • Planning agreements Heritage law; 
  • Land and Environment Court litigation; 
  • Planning and environmental due diligence;
  • Climate change law and policy; and
  • Sustainability, including environmental upgrade agreements. 
Position Requirement

The successful candidate will be a qualified lawyer who has 2-5 years' experience currently working within a highly regarded environment & planning practice. 

This will be a mixed advisory, transactional and litigation role.

On offer is a competitive salary, an excellent culture and real career prospects. 


For further information, please contact Edem Dokli on +61 (2) 8381 0724 or send your CV and transcript to edem@montgomeryadvisory.com.a