Corporate Senior Associate

Location: Perth
Job Type: Flexible Working Arrangements

About Ashurst:

Ashurst is a leading global law firm with a history spanning almost 200 years, and clear strategy for our future growth. Our in-depth understanding of our clients and commitment to providing exceptional standards of service have seen us become a trusted adviser to local and global corporates, financial institutions and governments in all areas of commercial law. To find out more please visit here.

The Opportunity:

We have an excellent opportunity for a Senior Associate to join our Corporate team in Perth.

The corporate work is for a client base that spans mid-cap entities through to blue chips, and includes mainstream corporate transactions such as takeovers, business and asset acquisitions and disposals, equity capital markets work, restructuring and recapitalisation transactions, joint venture arrangements, ASX listing rule work and corporate governance.

Ashurst combines the benefits of a leading corporate practice with a supportive and collegiate environment.  The firm is looking to make a long term investment in a strong senior lawyer who is similarly looking to make a long term career commitment to our corporate practice.  This vacancy represents an outstanding opportunity for a team-player with strong technical skills and an impressive commercial approach.

More information on the role and team can be found in the Job Description attached to the role on our website

Essential Skills and Experience:

To succeed in this role you will need:

  • 5-8 years' corporate experience gained within a top-tier firm or by a combination of top-tier and in-house.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Superior drafting ability.
  • A commercial approach and an ability to articulate and negotiate effectively.
  • Strong attention to detail with well-developed analytical skills.
  • The ability to be team-focused and also work independently.
  • A proactive, positive and energetic approach with a commitment to providing excellent service and, a desire to interact with the market and build client relationships.

At Ashurst, you'll have the opportunity to work in an environment that encourages learning and excellence with some of Australia's leading professionals. You will also have a range of social, sporting and health benefits available to you.

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Job description