HR/IR jobs

Employment Lawyer

Location: Sydney
Company: Moray & Agnew
Apps close: Thursday 12th March 2020

About us

Moray & Agnew is one of Australia’s leading specialist law firms with over 650 staff nationally. We have offices in Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra, Newcastle and Perth and specialise in the areas of insurance, commercial, construction, property and workplace legal services.

Over the last decade, the firm has tripled in size to support the growth of our Australian and international clients. We are passionate about what we do and want you to be too. We value technical excellence and the ability to function independently or in a team. We offer a unique workplace culture and excellent opportunities to further your personal and professional development.

About the role

Moray & Agnew’s Workplace team advises on all aspects of workplace law including; employment, human resources, industrial relations, discrimination and WHS. We act for prominent employers and other institutional clients across a wide range of industries which makes for an interesting, varied and demanding practice.

We are looking for a lawyer with between one and three years’ relevant experience in private practice or industry who is eager to expand their knowledge and skill set and who has a demonstrated interest in the field. This experience will ideally be a mix of advisory and litigious matters to match the breadth of our practice.

About you

To be successful in this role, you will have a genuine commitment to and interest in employment law as well as high quality advisory and writing skills. You will be able to apply sound knowledge, as well as a practical and strategic approach to all aspects of your work. You must be a team player and demonstrate initiative, excellent communication skills and close attention to detail.

This is a great opportunity to work with a recognised partner, a great close knit team, and to be part of a firm which offers a supportive and friendly working environment to ensure your further personal and professional development.

If you are seeking a new and exciting opportunity and this sounds like the role for you, please apply with a copy of your cover letter, CV and academic transcript to