• Environment & Planning Lawyer
    Melbourne - CBD Inner Suburbs
    April 5, 2018
    • Fast-growing specialist practice
    • 2x Roles: Associate & Senior Associate
    • Mix of contentious & advisory work

    The Firm

    A progressive and people focused national firm, with a supportive culture and open-door policy. They are dedicated to providing clients with the highest level of advice and the best practical solutions, whilst promoting the growth and development of their lawyers.

    You will be involved in a:

    • Mix of contentious & advisory Environment & Planning work, including compulsory land acquisitions and planning & property-related work, as well as general commercial litigation;
    • Acting for clients in both the public and private sectors;
    • Appearances before the appeal tribunals, and Supreme and Country Courts;
    • Becoming an integral part of a collaborative and high-performing team.

    You will be an:

    • Associate or Senior Associate, with 3-5 years' PAE or 5+ years' PAE respectively, in Environment & Planning Law, coming from a reputable mid-tier/boutique;
    • Have proven experience in compulsory land acquisitions, as well as planning and property-related/infrastructure disputes;
    • Conducted advocacy in VCAT and the Supreme Court;
    • Strong drafting skills and technical ability;
    • Organised, with proven time management and initiative;
    • Strong communicator and commercially astute, coupled with a client-focused approach;
    • Able to manage a busy caseload.


    • Competitive remuneration package + incentives.
    • Genuine prospects for career advancement.
    • CBD location.
    • Truly promotes the need for a work/life balance.
    • Fantastic work culture, friendly and supportive.

    For a confidential discussion, please contact Camilla on 02 9233 7977 and quote reference number CO31559.

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