Current Vacancies

Commercial Litigation Lawyer (3-6 years PAE)

We now have an exciting opportunity available in our Mount Waverley office for a highly organised and dedicated Commercial Litigation Lawyer in our Litigation and Dispute Resolution team.

You will be responsible for:

  • Liaising with clients, third parties, courts, barristers and witnesses;
  • Attending client meetings, instructing counsel and appearing at mediations;
  • Commencing and  defending legal proceedings and run matters to  hearing in all jurisdictions;
  • Drafting advice to clients, court documents, briefs to counsel, letters and other correspondence;
  • Exercising a degree of autonomy in managing your own files;
  • Assisting senior lawyers with conduct of large and complex matters as part of a team;
  • Assisting with management of law clerks;
  • Marketing the services offered by the team and developing / maintaining a network of referrers with the assistance of the Principals in the team

About you:

To be eligible for this role you should possess the following criteria:

  • At least 3 years’ experience as Commercial Litigation Lawyer;
  • Great technical skills and commercial acumen;
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills;
  • Ability to work in a team environment and also autonomously;
  • Strong verbal and written communication with exceptional attention to detail;
  • Enjoy dealing with clients face to face;
  • Flair for marketing and business development

If you want to the benefits of working as a part of high level commercial litigation practice, active career development through the firm’s mentoring and development programs challenging legal cases for well recognized clients and you meet the key selection criteria, then this is the role for you.

To apply or make enquiries about this position, email your CV and cover letter to Stephanie Tzintzis at careers@mst.com.au