Date: 16-Jul-2021

Location: Sydney, NSW, AU

Company: Dentons

In Australia, Dentons has offices across Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, and Adelaide. Our experience, attitude and accessibility attract many of Australasia's most successful and innovative organisations as well as leading multinationals.

Our lawyers are repeatedly recognised as leading legal service providers in Chambers Global, Chambers Asia Pacific, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, IFLR 1000 and in the Best Lawyers International: Australia. Dentons is recognised as a leader in diversity and inclusion, having been named as an Employer of Choice by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency, and has achieved Gold Status for LGBTQ+ inclusion for the second year running by the Australian Workplace Equality Index.  


Associate - Disputes Resolution


We are looking for an experienced and technically excellent Solicitor to work in our Dispute Resolution team, with approximately 2 to 4 years of post-qualification experience.


We are specifically looking for someone who can join a dynamic and busy team and who welcomes having significant involvement with and responsibility to clients; who is willing to set strategy and have carriage of large contentious matters.


Our Sydney-based team now has a substantial footprint in the market making this role a fantastic opportunity for a Solicitor who is ready to significantly progress their career.  There is ample opportunity to fast-track your career in the team and high-performers are rewarded.


You will work on a range of high profile contract disputes, including acting for leading ASX 200 clients. In addition to this, you will be exposed to general trade practices disputes and regulatory issues, corporate disputes, class actions, fraud investigations and prosecutions as well as government inquiries and investigations.

You will work closely with partners and receive significant training and support.  This is coupled with an expectation that you will take as much responsibility for clients and matters and play a pivotal role in business development.


Bring your experience in a similar role and join an organisation where you will never stop learning and where there is a transparent career path.


Employee Extras


Dentons Australia focuses on the three key areas of talent management: engagement, development, and culture to motivate, develop and deliver excellence for our clients.


We offer competitive market salary packaging, incentive pay and reward, salary sacrifice packaging, additional leave programs (purchased leave, parental leave) and referral bonuses. We provide a number of generous health and wellbeing programs and promote diversity initiatives across gender, flexibility, culture, accessibility, reconciliation and LGBTQ+. At Dentons, we are constantly looking to improve employee's lives in and out of the workplace.

Dentons has an internal Talent Acquisition team that works directly with candidates on all of our career opportunities. Dentons does not accept external agency applications for this role.