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Senior Associate - Real Estate
  • Leading global law firm supporting your career progression
  • Melbourne CBD location with great employee benefits
  • Join our growing National practice group

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Associate to join our Melbourne Property and Real Estate team.

About Dentons Australia

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

Our lawyers are repeatedly recognised as leading legal service providers in Chambers Global, Chambers Asia Pacific, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific and IFLR 1000. Many of our partners are consistently recognised in each of these directories and in Best Lawyers International: Australia. Dentons has also been recognised on multiple occasions as Lawyers weekly Diversity law firm of the year and has also been recognised as a top 50 Australian employer for workplace diversity and inclusion.  

About the opportunity:

This is an exciting new role for a Senior Associate seeking their next career opportunity in Property law

Key duties in this busy role will involve 'end to end' leasing, transactional buy-sell arrangements and development work across residential, industrial, commercial and retail assets.

You will have:

  • Strong prior experience in Property law
  • Confidence in providing strong commercial property advice
  • Proficient technical and drafting skills
  • Exceptional communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Superior time management skills with the ability to manage conflicting priorities
  • Demonstrated understanding of commercial legal principles
  • Ability to develop and contribute to firm learning and development activities

Ideal background and experience:

To be considered for this role, you will have a minimum of five years Property law experience in Victoria. You will be committed to achieving great outcomes for your clients and able to manage matters autonomously. Prior experience supervising junior lawyers would be highly regarded.

What we can offer you:

Dentons Australia focuses on the three key areas of talent management: engagement, development, and culture to motivate, develop and 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 link below to submit your application for this role.  Please include a brief cover letter, current CV and academic transcripts. Alternatively, you can visit our Dentons career page.

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: KS000013
Submitted: 03-09-2019
Contact: Kristina Sardelic

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