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We welcome applications from all talented professionals and will consider each applicant on their individual merits. Browse through our current opportunities to find your place at Norton Rose Fulbright and apply online.
Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm with a large global
diverse workforce of more than 7,000 people across more than 50 cities
worldwide. We provide the world's pre-eminent corporations and
financial institutions with a full business law service.
Recognised for our industry focus, we are strong across all the key
industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure,
mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life
sciences and healthcare. Knowing how our clients' businesses work and
understanding what drives their industries is fundamental to us.
A global platform is essential to manage antitrust and
competition law risks. With a team of over 150 antitrust and
competition lawyers in 20 countries, we can advise on all aspects of
antitrust law including multi jurisdiction mergers and clearances,
cartels, abuse of dominance, international investigations, compliance
and the important area of antitrust litigation. Our Competition and
Regulatory team is recognised as one of the leading teams in the
region and is an integral part of a global antitrust practice that is
ranked among the global elite.
Global Competition Review, GCR 100: Global Elite, among the top 10
global law firms for antitrust and competition matters worldwide,
Law Business Research Ltd, 2022
We currently have an opportunity available for an experienced
Senior Associate who is commercially focused and possesses ideally
strong skills in competition and consumer law, regulatory and
commercial litigation matters.
Working closely with industry leading partners you will be involved
in a wide range of complex regulatory advisory and litigation matters.
Advising corporate clients (manufacturing, transport, media,
construction, financial services, FMCG, technology, infrastructure),
utilities (electricity, gas, water, telecommunications and transport),
and regulators such as the ACCC and the Australian Energy Regulator,
you will be involved in and gain exposure to:
Providing advice on all aspects of competition and consumer law
Advising domestic and global commercial clients in relation to
competition issues arising in merger clearances and seeking
clearance of domestic, cross-border and multi-jurisdictional transactions
Competition and Australian Consumer Law dispute resolution and
litigation for corporate clients and the ACCC
Investigations into anti-competitive conduct, including misuse of
market power and cartels, Australian Consumer Law contraventions
Various energy and regulatory frameworks, including working on
some of the firm's highest profile renewable energy projects
Economic regulation, licensing, network access and price control
4+ years PQE experience gained within a reputable practice with
significant exposure to competition and consumer law matters
A strong desire to work on high profile complex matters
Exceptional client liaison skills
Outstanding analytical, technical and drafting skills
The successful candidate will need to be a strong team player,
commercially minded and have exceptional academic achievements. At
Norton Rose Fulbright, you will be rewarded with genuine career
prospects and an inclusive, high performing team environment renowned
for its collaborative culture, passion for client service and
professional development opportunities. Remuneration will be
commensurate with relevant experience.
Norton Rose Fulbright values diversity and strives to create an
inclusive culture where all employees can bring their whole selves to
work. We embrace the opportunity to contribute to the communities in
which we work. This 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) year on year as well as a
silver employer for LGBTI Inclusion through the Australian Workplace
We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates to apply.
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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.