Career Progression Opportunity for a talented Lawyer with 6-8 years PAE in a growing CBD-based boutique firm The Firm A boutique firm located in the Sydney CBD near Wynyard Station with a team of eight lawyers is looking to grow this year. The firm has been established for about eight years and has been enjoying success despite the impacts of COVID. The team is cohesive, collaborative and committed to its goal of delivering top tier firm-quality services with a pro-client approach. The firm has a very strong Commercial Litigation and Family Law team and has ancillary practices in Property Law and Immigration. The firm provides a full suite of services to its business and entrepreneurial clients, including but not limited to, transactions, loans and securities, corporate structuring, employment law, and other types of work as and when they arise. The Role A Partner role has opened up due to the firm’s ongoing success with a view to becoming an Equity Partner. You will be working on Commercial Litigation matters chiefly but you will also be required to work on Family Law matters from time to time. In line with the seniority of the role, you will be expected to deliver legal services of a premium quality, protect existing relationships with clients, foster new relationships, and continually develop the firm’s business. You will also be expected to provide appropriate mentoring to younger and junior lawyers. The firm’s clientele is mainly Chinese, as such, the ideal candidate must either be Mandarin-speaking or if not Mandarin-speaking then must have a transferable client base. Essential Requirements Minimum 6 – 8 years PAE in Commercial Law in Australian private practice Broad experience across Commercial Litigation and Family Law matters Excellent communication skills – verbal and written, and both in English and Chinese On Offer Competitive salary for the right person with a view to accessing benefits based on draws once you progress to an Equity Partner Opportunity to work in the Sydney CBD close to public transport Join a growing boutique firm with a collaborative team that has a pro-client approach to its work Never be bored with diverse matters in Commercial Litigation and ancillary work in Family Law Career advancement – Work at the Pinnacle of a Successful Boutique firm run by an ex-Top Tier Lawyer Opportunity to mentor and develop junior lawyers Work with sophisticated clients who are commercially-minded To Apply Please send your resume to legalrecruitmentgorillajobs.com.au or for a private discussion regarding your eligibility or the role please call Ellie on 0468 842 406