Banking & Finance Lawyer - Sydney

Employer
Allen & Overy
Location
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Apr 13, 2021
Closes
Jun 10, 2021
Ref
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Job Role
Other
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job description

Allen & Overy is a leading global law firm operating in over thirty countries. Embracing new trends and harnessing decades of experience, we've earned our place at the forefront of the legal industry. Our partners are recognised as leaders in their field and our deals and cases often make headline business news. As a result, we've developed a reputation for delivering excellence, in all that we do. Today, we're continuing to break new ground. By embracing new ways of thinking and integrating technology into our everyday work, we've been named as the Most Innovative Law Firm in Europe by the Financial Times five times.

Join our team and you'll be part of a flexible, inclusive culture underpinned by openness and acceptance. We're driven by the belief that, to perform, people need support and space to collaborate. By combining those values with an ambitious outlook, we can give you the opportunity to thrive.

Department purpose

To sustain its growth, Allen & Overy Sydney is currently looking for a Lawyer for our Banking & Finance practice group in Sydney.

Our leading practice offers a complete banking and finance service and a comprehensive, cross-border capability, in conjunction with Allen & Overy's other international offices.

We handle a wide variety of transactional and advisory work for banks, corporates, public entities, financial institutions in leveraged acquisition finance, global loans, project finance (projects and PPP), export trade and commodities finance, restructuring, securitisation, structured finance, debt capital markets and regulatory.

Who we are looking for
  • We are looking for Australian or New Zealand qualified lawyers with 2to 4years of experience
  • Any Asian languages are an advantage as we work closely with our colleagues in APAC
  • You should be a team player with entrepreneurial spirit and exceptional communication skills.
  • What we offer
  • We offer you a dynamic work environment and the opportunity to be a part of a leading international law firm.
  • We offer a variety of intellectually exciting work and the opportunity to work with other departments in an interdisciplinary way, both in Australia and internationally.
  • You will be a part of a dynamic team, closely involved in both cross-departmental and cross-border transactions and cases, backed up by regular team meetings which enable the team to share relevant experience in an efficient way.
  • We run national and international secondment programmes to allow our lawyers to work with other departments, other people and to be exposed to the different cultures that the firm encompasses.
  • We offer dedicated local and global training programmes and we also organise professional training on communication, IT skills, management and business development skills.
  • We offer career progression and an attractive financial package.
  • Equal Employment Opportunity

    Allen & Overy is an equal opportunity employer. The firm requires all partners and staff to maintain an awareness of the firm's policies and procedures and to contribute positively to a safe working environment which is free from unlawful discrimination and/or harassment.

    If you are interested, please apply via the link below and a member from our HR team will be in contact.

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