Senior Lawyer | 5+ PQE | Corporate & M&A at LegalVision Australia

Legal, Full Time, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia sydney legal full-time
Posted a month 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 Law Firm of the Year at the 2021 Australasian Law Awards. In early 2021 we opened our virtual doors in New Zealand, and in 2022 we will be launching in the UK!

The Opportunity

We are looking for a Senior Lawyer to join our highly successful Business Sale and Purchase team within our Corporate & Commercial practice group. The team assists clients at all stages of their buying/selling journey. In addition to sale of business transactions, the successful candidate will be involved in general corporate advisory work. 

Our client base is as diverse as it is interesting, and the value and scale of the work we do is ever increasing. We act for an incredibly diverse range of clients, from SMEs through to multi-jurisdictional enterprises, helping them with business sales, share sales and other acquisition and disposal transactions with deal sizes ranging from $50,000 to $100m. 

This position is ideal for an experienced lawyer with broad expertise in corporate law, ideally within a recognised firm or company. You should have experience in effectively managing workflows and projects in a fast paced environment.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Experienced - At least 5 years of experience in a reputable legal environment specialising in corporate law (demonstrated experience with sale of business transactions is a must).
  • Passionate about growth - Growth is a non-negotiable at LegalVision, you must have a desire to help shape the future of the delivery of legal services.
  • Startup savvy - Genuinely interested in NewLaw, startups and innovation; excited to practice law in a non-traditional environment.
  • Efficient - Prioritises effectively; focuses on what matters; delivers on time, every time.
  • Collaborative - Gets a kick out of working with smart people and learning from them.
  • Adaptable - Grasps new concepts quickly; rolls with the punches; improves every day.
  • Natural communicator - Exceptional communication skills, including an ability to write in plain English and contribute to our industry leading pool of content.
  • Benefits

  • No billable hours, and no suits!
  • Fast-paced environment with accelerated growth opportunities.
  • Talented and energetic team members.
  • Annual budget to spend on external learning and development.
  • Paid volunteering, birthday, and parental leave.
  • Relaxed office environment in Surry Hills + working from home arrangements.
  • Apply today!

    If this role sounds like it could be a great next step, 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!