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Job Title Senior Associate - Commercial Litigation
Work Type Full Time - Permanent
Job Location Brisbane
Practice Group/Department Disputes and Litigation
Role Senior Associate

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 4000 lawyers operating from 58 offices worldwide in Europe, Asia Pacific, Canada, Africa, the Middle East, Latin America, the Americas and Central Asia.

We currently have a fantastic opportunity in our Brisbane Commercial Litigation team for a Senior Associate who is looking to further develop their career. Working with a close-knit and inclusive team, you will take a lead in matters, mentoring the junior members of the team and working across a broad range of commercial litigation matters covering disputes in the infrastructure & mining, consumer markets, regulatory , real estate, transport and government.


  • Draft advices, pleadings and prepare matters for hearing
  • Attend witness conferences and prepare affidavits and witness statements
  • Brief senior and junior Counsel
  • Appear in directions hearings and conferences
  • Prepare for and attend court
  • Mentor graduates, summer clerks and junior lawyers
  • Assist with business development and marketing initiatives


  • At least 5 years PQE in a reputable commercial litigation team with experience across a broad range of commercial litigation matters
  • Commercial approach and experience dealing with complex transactions
  • Exceptional client liaison skills
  • Excellent analytical, technical and drafting 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 focusing on excellent client service and professional development opportunities. Remuneration will be commensurate 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 Equality Index. 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, Senior Manager - Talent Engagement.