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Hays Legal
in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Permanent, Full time
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Hays Legal
in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Hays Legal
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Commercial Lawyer | year+ PAE | Permanent Full-time position | CBD Location
Your new company
Hays Legal has partnered with a Boutique classified firm, with high profile clientele, based in the CBD to recruit for a Commercial Lawyer. You will be working with highly qualified legal professionals who specialise in all aspects of commercial law, mergers and acquisitions, commercial leasing, corporate advisory and more.

Your new role
You will be working closely with Partners, Senior Associates & other colleagues within the Commercial team handling a variety of general commercial matters. You will be:
  • assisting senior lawyers who manage a large portfolio of Commercial Leases on behalf of large National Tenants, including drafting Heads of Agreement, new Leases, Renewals of Leases, Transfers of Leases and Surrenders of Leases and providing commercial advice on the day-to-day management of Commercial Leases;
  • drafting commercial agreements and contracts;
  • assisting with sale & purchase of businesses including due diligence reviews and reports
  • handling a variety of matters on behalf of largely SME clients and high net worth private clients.
What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this position, you will have:

• Tertiary qualification in Law and a current Australian Legal Practising Certificate
• 1-2 years' PAE
• Previous experience in Commercial Law (especially in Commercial Leasing)
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Excellent client facing skills and strong commercial acumen

What you'll get in return
If successful in the role you will have the opportunity to join a highly competent team reporting and assisting a supportive manager. There is competitive remuneration on offer.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Aimee Lobban now on 03 8616 8453 or email

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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About Hays
Hays is the leading global specialist recruiting group. We are the experts at recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people worldwide, being the market leader in Asia Pacific and the UK and one of the market leaders in Continental Europe and Latin America. We operate across the private and public sectors, dealing in permanent positions, contract roles and temporary assignments.

Hays believes the right job can transform a person's life and the right person can transform a business. They are passionate about connecting candidates with the right job for them.

Hays operates in over 40 locations throughout Australia and New Zealand. They find permanent jobs for over 15,000 people a year and temporary and contract assignments for over 25,000 people a year and at any one time employ over 20,000 temporaries and contractors.

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