Senior Associate - Restructuring & Insolvency
The role We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Associate to join our Restructuring and Insolvency team located in Sydney on a full time basis, to work with a recognised expert in commercial litigation, specialising in all areas of insolvency, restructuring and banking litigation. Working closely with Jennifer Ball you will work on complex insolvency and restructuring related matters and any general commercial litigation and dispute resolution matters conducted in all jurisdictions in Australia, including making applications for urgent freezing orders, applications for the conduct of public examinations under the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth), debt recovery, director's duties, negotiations and mediations. Skills & Experience To be successful in this role, you will have: 6 years' experience as a Solicitor within a restructuring and insolvency litigation practice Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to build client relationships and maintain positive team environment Strong drafting experience with court documents, affidavits, briefs, observations and liquidation examinations would be highly preferable Track record supervising junior lawyers Effective written and verbal communication skills Possess strong client-facing capability and focus A team player with strong time and project management skills In addition to this, we're looking for a resilient, self-starter.
Someone who is able to work autonomously and is focused on attention to detail and providing an outstanding service to their clients. Restructuring and Insolvency Practice Group Clayton Utz's Restructuring and Insolvency team advises on all aspects of restructurings and insolvencies and has been retained in lead roles in many of the most significant R&I matters in Australia. The co-operative and multi-skilled nature of our group enables us to provide advice not just on the full spectrum of insolvency and recovery issues, but also on pre-insolvency complex restructurings that preserve the long-term value of businesses for creditors and stakeholders.
For further information, please visit our Restructuring and Insolvency showcase page on LinkedIn The firm As Australiaâ€™s leading independent law firm, our culture has been built by innovative thinkers. They are the driving force behind our firm and if you choose to be part of the team your expectations will be challenged every step of the way. Weâ€™re looking for individuals who will thrive under our spirit of independence.
Dynamic personalities who can collaborate, innovate and strive for success within our collegiate culture. In return we will work to help build the career youâ€™ve always wanted. Are you up for the challenge? Why Clayton Utz? As part of this innovative team you will be working across major national, government, and global clients.
All the while collaborating with some of the sharpest legal minds in the industry. Clayton Utz has also been a powerful force in Australian pro bono practi....