Commercial Lawyer PAE 3-5 years


New Era Lawyers is a progressive law firm which practices in the areas of corporate advisory, business and commercial, financial services, intellectual property law, building and construction and commercial litigation. For a small firm we punch above our weight. We act for large public companies, fund managers, lenders, property developers and statutory bodies. Some of our clients include one of Australia’s largest sugar exporters, an international equities fund manager, two non-bank lenders and a University. This month, we are preparing a prospectus for a public company seeking to raise $80 million. 


New Era Lawyers is different to traditional law firms. We are serious about the legal work we do but we don’t take ourselves too seriously. We don’t have fixed office hours – you just need to get your work done when the clients need it done. Our management style is not hierarchical – we encourage leadership within our organisation at all levels and value input from everyone.  And we don’t wear suits and ties – unless we have to go to court.


We are growing fast and are looking for, a bright enthusiastic and dynamic lawyer with a minimum of two years PAE to join our professional team in Mooloolaba.


The ideal candidate would have:  


–      2 – 3 years PAE working predominantly in commercial law;
–      strong analytical and problem solving skills;
–      attention to detail; and
–      a great sense of humour.


Your role will include:


–      Drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, finance documents business sale contracts and leases;
–      Working with our team on large M&A transactions, capital raisings and business restructures; and
–      Assisting clients with fundraising activities and lending syndication;
–      Working closely with clients on transactions. 


A generous remuneration package is on offer which includes performance bonus incentives.


Successful applicants will be provided with the tools and support necessary to develop their career, within an autonomous and flexible work environment.


If you believe you have what it takes to be a part of our team please email your cover letter and resume including three referees and academic transcripts to – [email protected].