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Commercial Lawyer – Private Client/Estates

Established Queensland firm with outstanding existing client base | Inherit a practice in this future Partner role | Salary $140-200k + WFH/flex

Reference No: 3745839
Location: Brisbane
Work type: Permanent / Full Time
  • Great culture - open + flexibility once you have settled in
  • Focus on high net worth individuals / business clients
  • Strong existing practice with excellent reputation in Queensland

The firm:
This long standing Brisbane CBD law firm provides expert legal advice and services in a range of practice areas including corporate and commercial law, dispute resolution, employment law, property law, and estate planning law.  

About the role: 
Due to succession planning, the firm is now seeking an experienced commercial lawyer to advise their private client practice with a focus on commercial matters related to estate planning. You will be responsible for advising high net worth individuals, families, and private companies across:

  • commercial law matters related to their estates, including estate planning, structuring, trusts and other related issues;
  • drafting, reviewing, and negotiating specific commercial agreements, including wills, EPOAs, sales and purchases of property, business agreements, and loan agreements etc; and
  • building and maintaining strong relationships with clients, colleagues, and other stakeholders.

To be considered for this role you will:

  • have at least 5+ years PAE as a commercial lawyer with private client, estates and related commercial/structuring experience;
  • ability to work independently and as part of a team; and
  • excellent client management skills and the ability to build and maintain strong relationships with clients.

Awaiting you is:

  • a great Queensland law firm, recognised as having not only a great practice but an outstanding work culture;
  • a genuine opportunity to grow your practice a clear pathway to taking over the practice and partnership if you so desire;
  • an open, friendly and flexible team; and
  • a competitive salary plus bonus.

Apply now:
Click APPLY or contact Peter Liaw at Peppercorn Recruitment on 0422 805 803 or email, quoting reference number 3745839. Please submit your resume in Word format only. 

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