Senior Associate - Real Estate/Hotels & Leisure

  • Location

    Sydney, New South Wales

  • Sector:

    Law Firms

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  • Contact:

    Richard Schontag

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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About the firm:

This is for real estate lawyers that have aspirations to work in a truly top banding team at an international law firm.

They are looking for a junior Senior Associate and are happy to hire laterally. They will promote someone on the cusp of Senior Associateship.

The Role:

They are looking for a property lawyer with 5-9 years' experience.

You will work on mainstream property transactions such as land and building acquisition and disposal, leasing, subdivision and development work in addition to major corporate acquisitions and hotel and leisure related matters including gaming and liquor licencing. You will advise a diverse client base including the hotel and leisure sector's largest investors, developers, hotel owners, hotel operators, financiers and venue and casino owners.

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • You will already have acquired at least 5-9 years' property experience.
  • excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • superior drafting ability
  • a commercial approach and an ability to negotiate contracts for sale and commercial leases effectively
  • strong attention to detail with well-developed analytical skills
  • ability to be team-focused and also work independently
  • ability to conduct negotiations on acquisition of buildings/land
  • 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

The benefits:

  • Work in the best real estate team in Australia and in a truly global firm.
  • Market leading work in traditional real estate as well as in the hotels and leisure sector.
  • An opportunity to be promoted to a junior Senior Associate role.
  • Competitive remuneration with the flexibility to reward high performance, flexible working, complimentary gym memberships, corporate health plans and an industry-leading programme that celebrates diversity and inclusion.

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