Commercial Disputes Lawyer

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New opportunity for a Commercial Disputes Lawyer to join a mid-sized CBD-based boutique firm with a collegiate & collaborative team

  • Massive career progression opportunities - attain seniority & recognition
  • Specialise in Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Competitive Salary, Supportive Environment & Mentoring
 The Firm

A premium boutique firm based in the CBD that specialises in Commercial Law with a very strong client base, particularly in Strata Law, and this is driving the growth of the firm.  The firm also has strong practices in Construction, Litigation, Property, Commercial Transactions, Insurance, Personal Injury, Debt Recovery and Estate Planning.

The team is comprised of about 20 lawyers and are mostly young and ambitious professionals that advocate for a collaborative and collegiate working environment dedicated to delivering bespoke legal services to their valued clients.

The Role

A Strata Lawyer is required to join the firm.  The work will be specialising in Strata litigation and will also cover Building Defects disputes.  There will also be opportunities for drafting by-laws.

The role is open to junior lawyers with a minimum of 1 full year PAE practising general Commercial Law in a reputable Sydney-based firm.  For such junior lawyers this is an excellent opportunity to specialise in a niche area of Commercial Law and to carve out a long-term career pathway in a supportive firm that understands the importance of career progression.

For more experienced lawyers up to a maximum of 4 years PAE this is an excellent opportunity to refine your pre-existing skills in Strata Law and to access a healthy and varied caseload that will challenge and stimulate.  Joining the firm at this level will allow you to access career progression opportunities to prepare for and propel you to more senior roles in the firm over time.

Regardless of your experience level, this is an exciting opportunity for a young lawyer to establish their reputation in the Strata Law sector.

Essential Requirements

  • 1 - 4 years PAE in a reputable Sydney-based law firm.  More experienced lawyers will need to have prior exclusive experience in Strata Law.
  • Excellent academics and English communication skills
  • Broad experience across drafting documents pertinent to Strata Schemes and litigation and/or ADR


  • Starting salary range of $70,000 to $140,000 plus super, commensurate with level of pertinent experience as assessed by the firm
  • CBD location, close to Law Courts
  • Opportunity to join a larger boutique firm that has the resources to accommodate career progression
  • Opportunity to join a young, ambitious and collaborative team that is committed to preserving a positive and supportive work environment
  • Opportunity to specialise in Strata Law and access autonomy (subject to experience level) over a varied and stimulating caseload

To Apply

Does this role sound like you?

If YES, please submit your resume to or for a confidential discussion please call Ellie on 0468 842 406.

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