Practice Leader | 8+ PQE | Banking & Finance at LegalVision Australia

Legal, Full Time, Sydney or Remote sydney remote finance legal full-time
Posted 18 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 Law Firm at the Australian Law Awards in 2021.

The Opportunity

An exciting opportunity exists for a senior Banking and Finance Lawyer to join LegalVision in our Corporate Transactions team and help lead our venture debt practice. We’re looking for a successful and modern lawyer with a passion for client service, who is excited to help us build our market leading practice further. 

This position can be performed from our HQ in Sydney, or remotely from anywhere in Australia.

How You’ll Help our Clients

  • Running venture debt transactions including preparing term sheets, drafting and negotiation transaction documents and attending to completion.
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating loan agreements, security documents, guarantees, SAFEs and convertible notes.
  • Advising startups and investors in relation to business structuring, financing and PPSA related queries.
  • Managing and mentoring junior lawyers in the Corporate and Commercial Practice Group.
  • The Ideal Candidate

  • Quality experience: 8+ years of experience in a reputable legal environment, whether in-house or private practice or both, specialising in banking and finance law. 
  • Efficient: Prioritises effectively; focuses on what matters; delivers on time, every time.
  • Commercial: Has business acumen; cares about our clients' success and LegalVision's too.
  • Collaborative: Gets a kick out of working with smart, fun and passionate people and learning from them. 
  • Adaptable: Grasps new concepts quickly; has a growth mindset; improves every day.
  • The Perks

  • Fast-paced startup environment with exciting growth opportunities.
  • Talented and energetic team members.
  • Annual budget to spend on external learning opportunities.
  • Paid volunteering, birthday and parental leave.
  • Relaxed (and dog friendly!) office environment + fully supported remote work arrangements.
  • How to Apply

    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!