Practice Leader | Corporate: Startups & M&A
Practice Leader | Corporate: Startups & M&A Sydney, Australia Legal Full Time Apply for this job â€¢ Join one of Australiaâ€™s premier startup/capital raising legal teams. â€¢ Meaningfully assist businesses scale up to multimillion dollar valuations. â€¢ Work with top venture capital funds, the fastest growing startups and the brightest, most successful entrepreneurs in the country.
Why LegalVision? LegalVision is a market disruptor in the legal services industry. We have an innovative business model, custom-built technology embedded from the ground up, and a truly client centred approach. These qualities enable our lawyers to provide a high quality, fast and cost-effective legal solution and client experience.
Weâ€™re a national firm that has serviced more than 9,000 businesses. We have grown from a team of 2 to well over 100 in just a few years and there is much more growth to come. Our team is ambitious, skilled and diverse.
We have a true startup ethos where ideas are valued and collaboration is critical. We are constantly raising the bar and changing the game, and thatâ€™s where you come in. The Opportunity Our Corporate practice is booming, and weâ€™re looking for a Senior Lawyer or Practice Leader to join the team.
In this position, you will assist our growing number of high profile venture capital and startup clients with a range of work, including capital raising (equity and debt), business structuring and the sale and purchase of assets and shares. You will also advise clients on M&A transactions. This role will allow you to partner with Australiaâ€™s leading startups and venture capital funds on multimillion dollar deals to meaningfully impact their growth, while simultaneously guiding that of LegalVision.
We have worked with an impressive list of startup and venture capital clients at various stages in their lifecycle; from set up to acting on their seed/Series A/Series B rounds, and beyond. You will work alongside a team of Australiaâ€™s best and most experienced startup lawyers as well as our Growth, Tech, Marketing and Legal Transformation teams to question the status quo and develop new ways to deliver legal services. This position is ideal for an experienced Senior Associate with broad expertise in corporate law, ideally within a recognised firm or company.
You should have experience in effectively managing matters from end to end in a fast paced environment. The Ideal Candidate Experienced - At least 6 years PQE in a reputable legal environment specialising in corporate law (demonstrated experience in capital raising and M&A is ideal but not essential). Client champion - Passionate about providing an exceptional client experience at every touch point; cares about delivering value to clients; a natural relationship manager.
A committed coach - Enthusiastic about coaching and developing direct reports and other team members; prioritises learning and development; sees the value in quality r....