Lawyer

Gadens

This is an excellent opportunity for a passionate and experienced technology lawyer to join a growing, friendly team in this newly created role!

  • Brand new office space
  • Mentoring from highly regarded partners
  • IT lawyer with at least 3 years' PAE
About us
Gadens is a pre-eminent, independent Australian law firm with over 80 partners and 630 staff across our offices in Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney. We provide clients with innovative and commercial advice – and an outstanding client experience. We are repeatedly recognised as a leading legal service provider in the Chambers Asia Pacific and The Legal 500 Asia Pacific legal directories, and many of our partners and special counsel are recognised as leaders in their areas of law. At Gadens, we are always on the lookout for star performers to join our growing, fast-paced and collaborative workplace.
 
About you
Passionate about continuing to develop your career as an IT Lawyer, you will have had exposure to a wide range of technology and commercial matters. You will have a minimum of three years' experience in a reputable practice, will have strong stakeholder management skills and strong written and verbal communication skills. Your exceptional problem solving and drafting skills will ensure that you hit the ground running in this fast-paced, growing and fun team. 
 
The role
This newly created role will see you working closely with, and being mentored by, partners who are leaders in their field. Working on a wide breadth of matters across the technology space, you'll be exposed to a range of work including:
  • privacy
  • licensing
  • government contracting and procurement
  • supply agreements
  • commercial agreements
  • facilities management agreements
  • setting up, structuring and re-structuring of businesses
  • joint ventures and partnerships
  • notifiable data breaches
  • cloud computing
  • IT aspects of M&A transactions
The successful candidate will see ongoing professional development, mentoring and guidance from excellent practitioners. 

What we offer 
In a brand new office space, we provide a collaborative, supportive and friendly team environment where you can achieve the best in your personal and professional development in a balanced and sustainable manner. Our firm takes its social responsibilities seriously and you will have the opportunity to be involved a variety of pro-bono initiatives. You will have relaxed interactions with your colleagues and have an opportunity to participate in firm social activities and other health & well being initiatives.