Senior Associate – Commercial Litigation

  • Perth, Western Australia
  • Job Type – Permanent

With a background working with mid-tier, national and international firms in Australia and overseas, this first rate candidate has acted for leading domestic and global companies on a range of complex commercial litigation matters. Their litigation exposure includes contractual, corporate and trade practices disputes, property litigation, resources, franchising and IP litigation matters.

This person runs their own matters independently, from the initial client meeting, to the preparation of advices, court documents, briefing counsel and managing matters through to settlement. Their advocacy experience includes regular appearances in the Supreme and Federal Courts, appearing on all hearings, applications and mediations, as well as instructing solicitor or junior counsel on matters that are briefed.

Polite and professional, with a calm and reassuring manner, this person has complete client contact on all of their matters, only seeking partner direction on litigation strategy, as required. They also regularly delegate tasks, supervise, mentor and sign off work for junior lawyers in the absence of their supervising partner.

Following recent relocation to Perth, this person seeks a new position with a quality Commercial Litigation team and is looking to work with respected partners and senior lawyers, to do a variety of complex work and continue to develop professionally.

For further information on this candidate, or to discuss your current legal recruitment requirements more generally, please contact Stacey Back on 08 9380 9914 or at