Job Details
  • Reference373120I_1636074574
  • LocationMelbourne
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantKate Watson

Are you a Commercial Lawyer looking to diversify your experience with an interesting variety of clients & work?

Maybe you want to escape the rat race and enjoy the relaxed regional/coastal lifestyle!

Chandler Macleod are thrilled to be working with a large well-regarding firm in Coffs Harbour, with a Sydney presence, to find a Commercial/Property Lawyer (Senior).

Your new company
Fishburn Watson O'Brien is a specialist law firm with accredited specialists in property, business, commercial litigation, Environment & Planning and family law and has been providing legal services for 30 years with offices located in Coffs Harbour and Sydney.

Your new role

  • Includes Commercial acquisitions/disposal for a mixture of developers, investors, owners, landlords and private companies.
  • You will be acting for property clients in all stages of commercial transactions, as well as advising on complex acquisition and sales, disposals, leasing, finance, and joint ventures as well as handling complex property matters, including concessional stamp duty transactions.
  • You will be responsible for a variety of challenging and complex legal work.
  • You will have the opportunity to work with a range of clients.
  • You will develop and hone your skills alongside experienced senior practitioners, to be the best you can in a supportive environment.


About your new team:

  • The team specialises in property law and business transactions and provide consistent high quality and challenging work who pride themselves on the quality of service provided to clients.
  • You will receive comprehensive support from a specialist paralegal team and administrative staff.


Your skills & experience:

  • Have PQE experience of 5 years or more
  • Want to develop and hone your skills alongside experienced senior practitioners, to be the best you can be.
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills - to contribute to the delivery of prompt and commercially astute advice
  • Strong commitment to client service and value-added project delivery
  • Well-developed relationship management ability
  • Enthusiasm to be involved in business development activities
  • First rate drafting skills


Fishburn Watson O'Brien offers positive and stimulating work environment based on teamwork, open communication, and knowledge sharing.

If you are interested in hearing more about this permanent role or the benefits of regional living please call Kate Watson on 02 6691 9104.

Alternatively don't hesitate to click Apply Now to upload your resume.