New Leadership role for driven & ambitious operator Long- term career move, within Highly successful & thriving National law firm’s Melb office About our client Our client is thriving mid-sized national law firm, employing over 350 talented staff, servicing a high calibre client base (both within the private and commonwealth government sectors). They pride themselves on their innovation and being at the forefront of COVID response, having made none of their employees redundant nor having anyone’s salaries or days cut back during this time. They are known for their down to earth culture and for normalising flexible working arrangements. About this role This is an exciting new opportunity in their Melbourne office and part of their continued growth strategy nationally. As the first senior Property Lawyer appointment for the Melbourne office, this role is ready to make your own You will be advising existing national clients of the firm (including government panels) whilst also building your own client base with their support, network and contacts. As the Property law expert for the Melbourne office it is envisaged that this role will also foster the further growth & development of both existing & new staff. You will be joining a highly experienced and professional team of specialists with dedicated support & excellent resources. About the ‘ideal’ candidate It is envisaged that you will have a min. of 7 Yrs PQE including:- Demonstrated expertise across a broad range of property matters that may include commercial/residential sales/acquisitions, large-scale developments incl. off the plan; subdivisions; leasing; planning & environment/local government, infrastructure projects; building/construction; disputes; & financial issues -loan/security etc. Confidence & enjoy being part of and/or initiating business development activities; Ability to pro-actively drive, prioritise & deliver desired outcomes for external & internal clients. What’s on offer If you’re looking for the autonomy to develop/run your own team ; join a firm that offers a genuine career path all the way to the top ; has a supportive culture – both professionally and personally; fosters a healthy work/life balance and provides attractive remuneration , we think this one will tick all your boxes This role is exclusively listed with Legal People – To apply online, please click on the apply now button. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion please contact: Sharon Henderson l Partner t: 03 9098 8776 NB. Owing to the current COVID-19 restrictions, to keep everyone safe, all interviews will be conducted ‘virtually’ using a url link to video-tele conference.