• Permanent Full Time
  • Sydney
  • 10-15+ years’ PQE

10-15+ years' PQE | Senior leadership opportunity in a successful M&A and corporate advisory team | High-quality, mid-market international M&A and Private Equity transactional work

Newly created, 2IC role for a senior corporate/M&A lawyer with experience in team and transaction leadership.

  • 10-15+ years’ PQE
  • Senior leadership opportunity in a successful M&A and corporate advisory team
  • High-quality, mid-market international M&A and Private Equity transactional work

About our client

Our client is a high-profile, international organisation with a successful corporate advisory, M&A, and private equity practice.

About the role

As a result of continued growth, an opportunity has been created for a senior corporate lawyer to join our client’s well-resourced team. Working closely with the lead client Partner, you will focus primarily on private M&A and private equity transactions, in Australia and internationally. The team is currently working on deals in Australia, Europe, Asia, and Latin America.

You will be a senior leader in the practice. You will assist with the day-to-day management of a team of eight lawyers, including signing off on client matters and taking a lead role on complex transactions.

About you

You will be an experienced corporate lawyer with 10-15+ years’ PQE and a track record in a senior leadership role. You may currently be an experienced Senior Associate, Special Counsel or senior in-house lawyer looking for a transactionally focused role with a strong deal pipeline.

You may have experience in transactional matters such as private M&A, private equity investments/exits or capital markets, in addition to experience in corporate advisory and structuring experience.

What this role offers you

This role offers the opportunity to join a high-performing team with a strong pipeline of high-quality transactions. In this genuinely international practice, you will work with key international clients on deals in Australia, Asia, Europe, and the Americas.

The role offers competitive remuneration, on par with senior Special Counsel or entry level Partner remuneration.

The organisation also offers hybrid/flexible working arrangements and market leading gender-neutral parental leave benefits.

This role is exclusive to Mahlab.

For further information on this position please contact Nick Robertson:

Ref: 1490452
P: (02) 9241 1199
E: nick.robertson@mahlab.com.au

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