Lawyer – Finance

Location: Regional WA
Job Type: Full time
Reference: 966184

About us

MinterEllison is one of the Asia Pacific's leading law firms. Established in Sydney in 1827, our firm today operates in Australia, Hong Kong, mainland China, Mongolia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom through a network of integrated offices and associated offices.

Our culture

At MinterEllison, our people are our brand.  Every day, every person in our firm plays a vital role in helping clients to close deals, find solutions, resolve disputes, grasp opportunities and create value.  We are a friendly and supportive firm that takes pride in our work, our individual and collective achievements, our clients' success, and our strong reputation in the marketplace.

Our Finance Team

Our large international finance practice is widely recognised for its technical and commercial expertise and its ability to deliver practical and innovative solutions.  The team have a great depth and breadth of experience in advising energy and resource companies, developers, national and multinational corporations, national and international banks, investment banks and other financial institutions.

Our team works on complex corporate financing transactions, acquisition financing, property financing, project financing and commodity based financing transactions.  Many transactions involve a syndicate of lenders and transactions in different jurisdictions including international jurisdictions.

MinterEllison's international integration allows us to provide seamless service on multi-jurisdictional financial transactions.

Your role

A great opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic junior lawyer with a strong interest in Banking & Finance law to join our highly regarded Perth team. You will be working closely with Partners Ben Cockerill, who heads up MinterEllison's Perth and Melbourne Finance teams, and Gehann Perera.

We welcome applications from lawyers of all backgrounds, even those with no prior Banking & Finance experience. The team is looking for an ambitious junior lawyer whom they can train and develop into being an integral part of the team for the long term.

What you need

We are seeking junior lawyers with:

  • a friendly and collegiate approach to their practice;
  • strong interest in developing a career within banking and finance law;
  • client-focused mindset;
  • resilience and a commitment to excellence that matches our own; and
  • pride in your work and who you work for.

How to apply

Please submit your CV, cover letter and academic transcripts for consideration by clicking on the 'Apply' button below.  If you would like further information, please contact Matt Woods on 02 9921 8755 or for a confidential discussion.

Please note that applications from agencies will not be considered at this time. To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work in Australia.