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Solicitor 2-4 years - Mergers & Acquisitions

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

About the role: 

This role will have a focus on corporate governance and transactional matters for public companies and government entities.

About the team

This team specialises in company and trust acquisitions, disposals, and restructures, equity capital markets, and strategic corporate and securities law advice.  We are ranked as Band 1 in all leading industry publications.

The Partner this role reports into practices in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and corporate governance and has advised large public companies and governments in major M&A transactions and governance issues.

You will have

You will have high-quality experience gained in a similar environment and enjoy working as part of a committed team. You will also have:

  • technical expertise in corporate governance and transactional matters
  • strong analytical skills;
  • broad-ranging drafting experience;
  • a passion to deliver excellent client service; and
  • an enthusiasm to be involved in business development activities.

About us

As a leading international law firm headquartered in Asia and recognised as one of the world’s most innovative law firms, King & Wood Mallesons offers a different perspective to commercial thinking and the client experience. With access to a global platform, a team of over 2000 lawyers in 27 locations around the world, we work with clients to help them understand local challenges, navigate through regional complexity, and to find commercial solutions that deliver a competitive advantage for our clients.


  • Market leading work for premium clients
  • Flexible and agile working
  • Support for working parents including emergency childcare
  • Corporate gym memberships, flu vaccinations, skin checks, discounts on health, general insurance and other products and services
  • Swap pay for leave and Time in Lieu
  • Mobility around our network when opportunities arise

Why work with us?

We want to be the law firm clients love to work with and a great place to work and grow for our people. It’s important to us and our clients that you our people find working at KWM an enjoyable and rewarding experience.  

We know our people value flexibility around when and where they work. So we are committed to offering a more adaptable way to work, we call this Agile Working.

Growth conversations and real-time feedback is also a priority.  So whether it’s more targeted and meaningful conversations around professional and personal development, regular feedback, coaching or developing infrastructure, we want to help our people grow. 

How to apply

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

For further information on this role, please contact Kellie McLean on Kellie.McLean@au.kwm.com

All job applications must be submitted through kwm.com, Seek, LinkedIn or an authorised agency.  Applications through any other third party websites will not be accepted.

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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