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Graduate Lawyer
  • Work with major lenders on a range of transactions
  • Rare graduate opportunity - Banking & Finance
  • Competitive remuneration package

Dentons Australia

In Australia, Dentons have offices across Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, and Perth, with an associate office in Adelaide. Our expertise, attitude and accessibility attract many of Australasia's most successful and innovative organisations.

The role

We have an exciting and unique opportunity in our Melbourne office for a graduate lawyer to join our leading Banking & Finance practice group. Please note that this is a full time position and is immediately available.  

In this role you will be acting for various lenders on a range of commercial and corporate lending matters. You’ll be assisting in structuring, negotiating and completing transactions on behalf of lenders and financial institutions.  Working very closely with a supportive lawyer who will encourage your personal growth and development, you will be encouraged to develop your client relationships in parallel to continuing your technical legal training.

There are excellent opportunities for progression for the successful candidate.

About you

The key requirements for the role include:

  • A Graduate level lawyer who is working towards admission
  • A strong academic history
  • Exceptional attention to detail with strong analytical skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • Previous paralegal or clerkship experience in a fast paced environment

What we can offer you:

Dentons Australia focuses on the three key areas of talent management: engagement, development, and culture in order to motivate and develop our talent to deliver excellence for our clients.

We offer competitive market salary packaging, incentive pay and reward, salary sacrifice packaging, additional leave programs (purchased leave, paid parental leave) and referral bonuses.

We offer a number of health and wellbeing programs and we promote diversity initiatives across gender, flexible work practices, culture and LGBTI. At Dentons, we are constantly looking to improve employee's lives in and out of the workplace to bring a sense of work/ life harmony.

To apply

Click on the below link to submit your application for this role.  Please include a brief cover letter, a current CV and your academic transcript.

Dentons has an internal Talent Acquisition team that works directly with candidates on all of our career opportunities. Dentons does not accept external agency applications for this role.

Please note: Only shortlisted candidates that meet the requirements of this position will be contacted.  

Job ref: AA000006
Submitted: 08-08-2019
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