Senior Commodities Lawyer

Vacancy description

Wadkins Associates are currently assisting an international law firm with their search for a Senior Commodities Lawyer in Singapore.

We have previously placed associates into this highly regarded team and are in a suitable position to guide you through your application process.

The firm are known for their impressive global client base and are recognised in the Legal 500 for all things shipping and trade. They are currently looking to expand their team in Singapore and add a junior-mid/senior lawyer to their disputes focused practice.

The work will be focussed primarily on disputes within the commodities market working with global commodities houses and energy majors within a commercial and dynamic environment. In addition to working on top quality commodities disputes you will also be able to get involved with non-contentious advisory work along with trade finance transactions. This role is ideal for a candidate who is eager to broaden their skill set whilst developing a true sector focus.

After discussing the role with the partners we have collated some key advantages of joining their growing team:

  • Work alongside top partners: Learn from a top commercial partner in the field renowned for their work within the commodities market.
  • Great team: Join a diverse team of individuals who are known to be genuine and supportive as well as being excellent at delivering top quality legal advice.
  • Business development: The firm are willing to assist you with your personal development within the business and provide a variety of opportunities for BD.

They are seeking a senior lawyer with a PQE between 4-8 years. They are willing to speak to lawyers with a background in dry shipping commodities disputes or trade finance.  An openness to working a diverse caseload is essential for this role.

If you are interested in discussing this role in greater depth please get in touch.