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.
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.
Our legal teams are supported by leading Corporate Services teams including People & Development, Finance, Applied Legal Technology, Business Operations, Information Technology, Knowledge Services and Marketing & Client Services.
We are seeking a permanent leasing paralegal, to join our Real Estate & Development team in the Brisbane office.
Responsible for leasing matters in all jurisdictions of Australia:
- acting for landlords of retail shopping centres with a specialty retail focus; and
- acting for major tenants in relation to leases and lease extensions.
You will have regular contact with clients and tenants and work closely with a Special Counsel in the preparation and negotiation of leases and other ancillary documents and dealing with general day to day leasing issues.
What you'll bring
We are ideally seeking a candidate with a minimum two years previous leasing experience in a large professional services environment. In addition you will have strong typing skills, advanced word skills, the ability to work unsupervised. Strong attention to detail and exceptional communication skills are essential for the day to day contact including responding to requests for amendments from client instructions.
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 professionals of the future. We’re ready to define tomorrow. Are you?
With us, you’ll be more than a business partner. Our people are specialists in their fields, but they’re also trusted business advisers who think bigger, more broadly and more strategically. Together, we solve complex challenges, and collaborate across teams to guide our internal legal client base.
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.
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
Please submit your resume via our on-line careers site addressed to Christa Howat, Resourcing Consultant, or call Christa on +61 7 3334 3115 for further information.