Career Progression Opportunity for an Experienced Lawyer to become a Partner in a growing CBD-based Commercial Law firm The Firm A reputable Chinese-Australian boutique firm located in the Sydney CBD near Wynyard Station is looking to grow its team of nearly 10 lawyers this year. The firm has been thriving despite the impacts of COVID. The team is cohesive, collaborative and committed to its goal of delivering premium services with a pro-client approach. The firm focuses mainly on Commercial Law and has ancillary practices in Family and Property Law. 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 Commercial work as and when they arise. The firm’s clientele is mostly Chinese as such a Mandarin-speaking candidate is ideal but not essential for this role. 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 required to work on a range of Commercial transactions and matters, including, litigation and dispute resolution. You will also be required to complete ancillary work in Family Law from time to time. In line with the seniority of the role, you will be expected to deliver excellent legal services without any any oversight, mentor and develop younger lawyers, preserve existing relationships with clients and foster new client relationships. You will also be expected to provide appropriate mentoring to younger and junior lawyers. Essential Requirements Minimum 6 – 8 years PAE in Commercial Law only accrued in a reputable Australian law firm Broad experience across Commercial Law matters and transactions, including litigation and dispute resolution Leadership experience On Offer Competitive salary for the right person with a view to accessing benefits once you progress to an Equity Partner Opportunity to work in the Sydney CBD close to public transport Join a growing boutique firm that is thriving despite market fluctuations caused by COVID-19 Work in a collaborative team that values client rapport Opportunity to work primarily on Commercial Law matters Never be bored with the availability of some Family Law work from time to time Career progression – take the next step in your career and reach the pinnacle of a successful law firm Mentor 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.