25 Oct, 2021

Senior Lawyer | 4-6 PQE | Financial Services

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  • Remote
Full time Legal

Job Description

LegalVision is a market disruptor in the commercial legal services industry. Our innovative business model and custom-built technology allow our lawyers to provide a faster, better quality and more cost-effective client experience. LegalVision is a leader in delivering legal services in Australia and has assisted more than 150,000 businesses. We were named an Employer of Choice by Australasian Lawyer in 2019 and 2020, and Law Firm of the Year at the 2021 Australasian Law Awards. 
The Opportunity
An exciting opportunity exists for a mid-level Financial Services Lawyer to join LegalVision in our growing Corporate & Commercial Practice Group. We’re looking for a technical lawyer with a passion for client service, and keen to help us build our practice further. 
You’ll be working with an energetic and high-performing team of corporate & commercial law specialists across a range of financial services matters. Our team services small, medium and enterprise level clients, with a focus on quality and providing efficient, cost-effective and innovative legal services. 
This is an opportunity to practice law differently - without the billable hours, micromanagement and facetime - whilst continuing to work on quality matters and with quality clients. You’ll enjoy the benefits of autonomy and flexibility, whilst working alongside industry experts that are invested in your professional growth. 
As a disruptor in the legal industry, LegalVision prides itself on being at the forefront of developments in the technology space. Adding a new lawyer to the team will help take this successful practice to the next level.

How You Will Help Clients

    • Advising on Australian financial services licensing; 
    • Advising on consumer credit and retail banking law;
    • Managing AFSL and ACL applications;
    • Advising on the application of Australian Consumer Law to financial services;
    • Advising on financial regulatory changes in Australia;
    • Advising on AML legislation; and
    • Advising on regulated financial products.

The Ideal Candidate

    • Quality experience: 4-6 years of experience in a reputable legal environment, whether in-house or private practice or both, working in financial services law. 
    • Commercial: Has business acumen; understands industry; cares about growth.
    • Collaborative: Gets a kick out of working with smart people and learning from them.
    • Adaptable: Grasps new concepts quickly; goes with the flow; improves every day.
    • Autonomous: Likes help, but doesn’t always need it; owns their work; loves responsibility.
    • Optimistic: Sees the best in situations; is solutions focused; never gives up.

The Benefits

    • No billable hours, and no suits!
    • Competitive salary.
    • Fast-paced startup environment with endless growth opportunities.
    • Talented and energetic team members.
    • Annual budget to spend on external learning opportunities.
    • Paid volunteering, birthday and parental leave.
    • Relaxed (and dog friendly!) office environment + fully supported working from home arrangements.
If this role sounds exciting, we’d love to hear from you!
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, so you’re encouraged to apply early to avoid missing out.

Remote Status

100% Remote | Work From Home

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