Allens is an international law firm with offices throughout Australia and Asia. Through an integrated alliance with Linklaters, we offer clients access to an extensive network comprising 40 offices in 28 countries. Allens offers one of the most comprehensive legal networks in Australia and Asia.
We have been named Australian Law Firm of the Year in the Chambers Asia-Pacific Awards 2017 thanks to positive feedback from our clients. The award caps off a year of working with clients on some of Australia's largest and most complex deals.
The Allens Real Estate practice group is a full-service national corporate real estate team with broad experience in all aspects of real estate-related law working with developers, financiers, corporates and investors, to service large scale mining and energy projects and corporate reconstructions and work outs. Our reputation is based on our innovative approach to complex structuring of real estate transactions.
We have an opportunity for a mid level lawyer and an experienced Senior Associate to join our team in Sydney. The vacancy provides the opportunity to advise Australian and international clients on all legal issues involved in their real estate transactions, with a particular focus in the acquisition, development and sale of commercial, industrial, residential and retail properties. The team is expanding and can provide genuine long term career prospects for an ambitious and motivated candidate.
What you'll bring
To succeed in this role you will need:
4 years plus experience as a real estate practitioner from a team at a well-regarded top tier firm, international firm or boutique firm;
An ability to effectively manage with strong technical skills smaller matters and discrete elements of larger matters;
A willingness and energy to build an understanding of clients and develop effective working relationships;
An ability to establish a professional profile and internal networks; and
A willingness to develop others through mentoring and sharing experiences and networks.
What we'll offer
At Allens, we’re focused on advancing our industry through equipping our people with the skills and experience they need to be the lawyers of the future. We’re ready to define tomorrow. Are you?
With us, you’ll be more than a lawyer. Our people are technical experts, but they’re also trusted business advisers who think bigger, more broadly and more strategically. Together, we solve complex legal challenges, and collaborate across practice areas and disciplines to guide our clients.
We work across borders too, thanks to our alliance with Linklaters. This strategic partnership opens up worlds of opportunity for our business and our people, including rotations in Linklaters London, Hong Kong and Singapore for our graduate lawyers.
In a rapidly changing world, we seek opportunities to innovate, embracing creative thinking, new approaches and emerging technology. And we don’t just use them to benefit ourselves and our clients. We believe strongly in driving positive change to do right by our community too.
Our teams are open, inclusive and encouraging, giving you the chance to learn and grow, but your development will be down to you. You’ll have the flexibility to drive your career, and we’ll recognise your achievements and hard work as you progress through the firm. Are you ready to begin?
How to apply
If you are interested in this role, please submit your application to email@example.com. A recruitment consultant from the team will be in touch.