Senior Associate / Special Counsel - Project Finance

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    Sean Murphy

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    seit 3 Monaten

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This is an excellent opportunity for ambitious and driven lawyers that are looking to fast track their careers in a nimble and entrepreneurial environment. There are no road blocks here. This firm sees great potential to grow this team and a focus is on fast track and promotion of great lawyers. You will get a lot of support and won't get to partnership in a faster time frame anywhere else.

About the Role
You will be part of a non-siloed practice where you will be advising a mix of leading lenders, borrowers and sponsors on some of the biggest energy and infrastructure projects around. The work includes headline grabbing renewable and telco projects. Clients include not only the major national banks but also leading international investment banks.

While you will be working closely with one excellent partner, you will also work with, and learn from, 3 other leading partners in this team. We have met with the main partner you will be working closely with a few times. We have been impressed with the support she gives her team. Her team is given autonomy to run with big matters but at the same time have the support that they need, when they need it. Feedback from the team is extremely positive.

You will be working on a range of major finance and project documents and advising in relation to general financing matters.

This firm works on all aspects of projects so you will work closely with the corporate and construction teams as well.

About You
You are looking to take a step up in your career and have:

  • Excellent drafting skills and attention to detail
  • A strong client relationship focus
  • A team player attitude and ethos
  • 5+ years of quality banking and finance experience in a leading law firm
  • The ability to guide and mentor more junior staff
  • An appetite to fast track your career with a desire to make partner quickly

The Rewards
You will be working on some of the biggest energy and infrastructure projects around. These are headline worthy projects.

You will be joining a team that has big plans for growth. A key part of the plan is to grow the number of partners, quickly, and from within.

The firm you will be part of pays extremely competitively and has a host of other financial, career development and health and wellbeing benefits. These are all designed to ensure that they secure and keep the best people.

Next Steps
For more information or a confidential conversation, please contact Sean Murphy in Melbourne on 0429 137 658 or email


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