Senior Associate

Vacancy description

Wadkins Associates are working with a prominent global firm on an opportunity for a Shipping Lawyer in Brisbane/Sydney.

The firm holds prestigious rankings in both the Legal 500 and Chamber & Partners, specifically for its esteemed shipping team. You will join one of the world’s largest and well-established shipping teams and work with top clients. You will work with an established Partner who is widely recognised as one of Australia’s top shipping lawyers.

The role will focus entirely on the contentious side of shipping, delivering comprehensive and cross-jurisdictional support to owners and operators across the entire spectrum of dry and wet shipping disputes.

Advantages of the role include:

  • Reputation: The firm is deeply rooted in the Australian market, with long term clientele and a strong reputation.
  • Business Development: Establish lasting connections with top-tier clients and engage in diverse learning and development opportunities designed to facilitate your ongoing professional growth.
  • Team: You will be part of a supportive national team that prioritises team inclusivity and personal career development, with a genuine commitment to career progression.

We are looking to speak with Australian or common law qualified lawyers with a PQE between 5-6 years. A background within maritime dispute resolution is required.

If you believe this role may be for you, please do get in touch.