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Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law
firm. We provide the world's pre-eminent corporations and financial
institutions with a full business law service. We have more than
3,700 lawyers operating from more than 50 cities worldwide including
Sydney, London, New York, Toronto, Hong Kong, Mexico City, Singapore
We're seeking an Associate with solid
experience in investment funds to join our growing Sydney funds
team, working with the national lead partner of the funds practice.
Our investment funds clients are truly global and you will regularly
work on matters with your counterparts in other regions across the
NRF global network. Work highlights for the funds team have included:
Advising a big 4 Australian bank on the
acquisition of a $250m interest in an Australian infrastructure fund
Advising a top 10 global asset manager on
the establishment of $2bn and $5bn fund-of-ones investing in
alternative risk investment management strategies
Advising on the restructuring of holding
trusts for an Australian renewable energy project
Advising a large Australian superannuation
fund on the establishment of an Australian domiciled fund of one for
investment in European real estate assets and subsequent transition
Advising a leading Canadian asset manager on
its $10 million investment into an unlisted Australian REIT,
including FIRB requirements and the terms of investment
You will also have the opportunity to be
involved in the strategic development and growth of the funds
practice and business development planning, with the support of a
talented group of associates.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a
lawyer who is seeking personal and career development within a truly
global firm. After joining Norton Rose Fulbright, you will enter
into our International Academy, an award-winning,
internationally-integrated career development programme that you
will follow throughout your working life at the firm. The
International Academy is designed to prepare you for each step in
your legal career and there are clear opportunities in the funds
team to progress your career.
The key responsibilities and requirements
for this role are as follows:
Work across a range of funds formation and
transactional work, including cross border investments
Transaction support on deals focussing on
real assets sectors including PE, energy/renewables, debt, real
estate and infrastructure
Provide high quality advice to a broad range
of blue-chip global and domestic asset management clients
Build and maintain strong client relationships
Mentor junior lawyers in theteam
Assist with business development and the
strategic development of the practice
2+ years PQE with experience within funds at
a leading firm
Excellent analytical, technical and drafting skills
Strong communication and organisational skills
The successful candidate will need to be
an engaging, and highly motivated individual with exceptional
academic achievements. At Norton Rose Fulbright, you will be
rewarded with genuine career prospects and an excellent team
environment renowned for its collaborative culture, passion for
client service and professional development opportunities.
Remuneration will becommensurate with relevant experience.
Norton Rose Fulbright values diversity and
strives to create an inclusive environment where all employees can
bring their whole selves to work. We embrace the opportunity to
contribute to the communities in which we work which underpins our
strong Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program. We provide a
range of opportunities in which our people can make a difference to
their local and global communities including through pro bono legal
work, charitable giving, volunteering and support for the environment.
We are proud that Norton Rose Fulbright in
Australia has been recognised as an Employer of Choice for Gender
Equality by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) as well as a
silver employer for LGBTI Inclusion through the Australian Workplace
We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait
Islander candidates to apply.
To apply online please click the 'Apply'
button below. It is the policy of NRFA Group to provide workplace
adjustments for qualified persons with disabilities who are
employees or applicants for employment. If you need assistance or
adjustments to fully participate in the application/interview
process, please contact Scott Baker, National Resourcing Manager on +61 2 9330 8578.
If you are trans or gender diverse and
would like a confidential discussion before applying, please contact
Yvette Borradale (03) 8686 6003 or Scott Baker (02) 9330 8578.