Senior Associate - Office & Industrial Property


Challenge yourself with a wide range of commercial property transactions, project development work and complex commercial and industrial leasing.

  • Fantastic opportunity to grow your practice
  • Excellent mentoring
  • New offices in 2020 at Collins Arch
About us
Gadens is a pre-eminent, independent Australian law firm with offices in Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney. Our 80 partners and more than 630 staff across our offices in Australia 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 workplace.

Our Property, Construction & Planning Group is one of the most diverse property law practices in Australia. The practice acts for a range of blue chip and institutional clients and some of Australia's largest and most dynamic property management funds.

About you
We are seeking an experienced Senior Associate (5-8 years PQE) to join our team. You will demonstrate a drive to succeed in conjunction with a strong work ethic and the ability to perform in a high pressure environment. You have a practical and commercial approach to issues and a willingness to meet client deadlines. You will be a strong collaborative leader and excited to develop and mentor junior lawyers. You have excellent drafting and good communication skills with a genuine interest to provide excellent service to your clients.

The role
The role is based in our Melbourne office and requires a strong knowledge of property transactions including retail and commercial leasing, off the plan developments and commercial sales and acquisitions. You will have easy access to partners and senior practitioners and have the ability to discuss ideas with your colleagues.

What we offer
We provide a collaborative, open and welcoming team environment where you can achieve the best in your personal and professional development. You will be able to have relaxed interactions with your colleagues and have an opportunity to get involved in social activities and other health & wellbeing initiatives.