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Solicitor 2 - 4 years - Mergers & Acquisitions

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Work type: Full time - Permanent
Location: Perth
Categories: Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions Solicitor 2 – 4 years
Perth

Why work with us?

King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) is a new breed of law firm combining local depth with a global platform.  KWM distinguishes itself from other law firms in the way that it fosters market leaders by encouraging diversity of thought, offering a different perspective to commercial thinking and the client experience.  We are bold in our aspirations, confident in our execution and passionate about challenging the market to create an innovative shared future, together.

We offer our employees the opportunity to work with global financial and corporate powerhouses and high profile blue-chip companies.  Combining our deep local insights and international platform, we deliver a market leading experience and true value to our clients.

KWM acknowledges that there are different ways that an individual can stand out - whether it be through technical brilliance, client impact or leadership. We empower you to be your best self by providing an open and inclusive culture, working with creative, clever and insightful people from across the globe.  A career with King & Wood Mallesons provides a platform for growth, reward and challenge.


Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a Solicitor (2 – 4 year PQE) with a background in corporate and commercial law to join our dynamic Mergers & Acquisitions team.  This is an excellent opportunity to work on a broad scope of work, with industry leaders on high profile matters in a friendly and supportive team environment.

What experience are we looking for?

  • First rate experience of drafting documents (including agreements, due diligence reports, contracts, advertisements, witness statements, letters of advice, letters of demand, court documents etc).
  • Excellent analytical, communication and research skills - to contribute to the delivery of prompt and commercially astute advice.
  • Strong commitment to client service and well-developed relationship management ability - you will play a role in supporting and actively developing our relationships with clients.
  • Team focus - to facilitate effective teamwork by developing strong internal relationships.
  • Enthusiasm to be involved in business development activities - participating in industry related programs and developing strategic relationships and networks.


About the team

We have worked on some of Australia and Asia's most complex transactions and act for the region's largest and most significant public companies, major financial institutions and global investment banks.  Our team advise on takeovers, company restructures and mergers to give clients a competitive commercial edge.  Teamwork is important - we work closely as a team and with other practice groups.  It is a great place to learn and be challenged.

What sets us apart?

Our team prides ourselves on understanding our clients’ business and providing tailored advice to assist our clients accomplish their strategic objectives. As the only law firm headquartered in Asia our team is in a unique position to assist our clients navigate the cultural and regulatory complexities of doing business around the world, particularly in Asia.  This is achieved in addition to having in-depth local expertise across our network.


How to apply?

Please apply by selecting the "apply" link and completing an online application form.

King & Wood Mallesons is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to principles of diversity and inclusion. Applications from people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are encouraged.

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