• Permanent Full Time
  • Melbourne
  • 5-10 years’ PQE

Senior Legal Counsel role | Be part of a collaborative and high performing team | Lengthy contract role

Well-regarded ASX listed corporation seeking construction/projects lawyer.

  • Senior Legal Counsel role
  • Be part of a collaborative and high performing team
  • Lengthy contract role


About our client

  • High growth ASX listed company providing a wide range of services vital to develop and operate essential networks and services including power, gas, water and renewable energy, utilities, roads, rail and telecommunications.
  • Advise on the design, construction, operation and maintenance of assets across these networks.
  • Exposure to large and complex projects.
  • Includes front and backend work and potentially some broader commercial work as well.


About the role

  • Our client is seeking a lawyer at Senior Associate level in private practice or equivalent level in-house
  • Reporting to the General Manager – Legal, you will be required to provide legal advice to a range of stakeholders in relation to construction, infrastructure, project and corporate related matters
  • Work alongside stakeholders across construction and engineering projects providing assistance with both front and back-end matters, advising on contractual and project delivery risks and a broad range of other commercial law matters
  • Outstanding team culture. 
  • Lengthy contract opportunity.

About you

  • Offering broad commercial law skills
  • Experience in construction law, projects and/or infrastructure highly regarded
  • Lawyers with front and/or back-end experience will be considered
  • Demonstrated solution focused advice with a “best for business” approach will also be highly regarded
  • You will bring an enthusiastic and pragmatic approach to the role and enjoy fostering strong working relationships across the business

Hybrid working model. CBD based Head Office role.

Location: Melbourne
Ref: MCNP21725

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link.

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion regarding this position please contact our consultant, Nicola Phillips:

E: Nicola.phillips@mahlab.com.au




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