Lawyer | 1+ PQE | Property & Leasing at LegalVision Australia

Legal, Full Time, Sydney, Australia sydney legal full-time
Posted 16 days ago

About Us

LegalVision is a market disruptor in the commercial legal services industry. Our innovative business model and custom-built technology allow our lawyers to provide a faster, better quality and more cost-effective client experience. LegalVision is a leader in delivering legal services in Australia and has assisted more than 150,000 businesses. We were named an Employer of Choice by Australasian Lawyer in 2019 and 2020, and Best NewLaw Firm at the Australian Law Awards in 2019.

The Opportunity

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a junior lawyer to join LegalVision as a Property & Leasing Lawyer in our Commercial Contracts team. In this role, you can expect to assist numerous SMEs, franchisors, shopping centres and large corporates with a broad range of property and leasing needs. This position suits a versatile lawyer, looking to both refine and expand their knowledge base and skillset in a fast-paced, friendly and collaborative environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting with commercial leasing transactions, such as lease reviews, assignments and surrenders. This includes providing advice on retail lease legislation where applicable, and negotiations with counterparties.
  • Managing client leasing portfolios.
  • Regularly liaising and communicating with clients.
  • Assisting with commercial conveyancing matters and using the PEXA platform.
  • Running with LVConnect advice consults.
  • Providing administrative assistance to the broader Property & Leasing team, including opening files and undertaking property searches.
  • The Ideal Candidate

  • At least 1 year of post qualification experience in a reputable legal environment specialising in commercial property and leasing.
  • A friendly demeanour, as this role will be client-facing.
  • Excellent attention to detail and organisational skills.
  • The ability to step up and take on responsibility for day to day transactions.
  • Strong drafting skills (eg. commercial/business law documents, as well as articles for our content marketing strategy).
  • Excellent client service focus and the ability to sell legal services either over the phone or at industry events.
  • The ability to effectively manage competing priorities.
  • The Perks

  • No billable hours, and no suits!
  • Competitive salary.
  • Fast-paced startup environment with endless growth opportunities.
  • Talented and energetic team members.
  • Annual budget to spend on external learning opportunities.
  • Volunteering days.
  • Relaxed (and dog friendly!) office environment + fully supported working from home arrangements.
  • Apply Today!

    If this sounds like your kind of role, we’d love to hear from you!
    Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and will close once the role is filled, so apply early to avoid missing out.

    A note to recruiters: we’re all over this role, so there’s no need for you to get in touch. LegalVision does not accept unsolicited CVs or responsibility for any fees related to unsolicited CVs. Thanks!