Senior Associate - Commercial Litigation - 12 Month Fixed Term Contract (PER0421)


The role

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Associate to join our Perth Commercial Litigation team on a 12 month fixed term contract.

Reporting directly to Paul Fitzpatrick this role will provide you an opportunity to join a high performing team with a strong focus on dispute resolution and competition law working with clients from the Energy & Resources sector.

The Commercial Litigation Practice Group

Clayton Utz's Litigation and Dispute Resolution lawyers form a top-tier commercial litigation practice, the largest in Australia. Our reputation for undertaking the most complex, significant and high-profile matters, and delivering excellent results for our clients, is second to none.

For further information, please visit our Litigation and dispute resolution showcase page on LinkedIn


Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Commercial litigation and dispute resolution experience
  • Strong academic achievements
  • Familiarity with Supreme/Federal Court litigation
  • The ability to work independently and autonomously and a strong work ethic
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills; required for building client relationships and maintaining a positive team environment

Clayton Utz

As Australia’s leading independent law firm, our culture has been built by innovative thinkers. They are the driving force behind our firm and if you choose to be part of the team your expectations will be challenged every step of the way.

We’re looking for individuals who will thrive under our spirit of independence. Dynamic personalities who can collaborate, innovate and strive for success within our collegiate culture. In return we will work to help build the career you’ve always wanted. Are you up for the challenge?

Why Clayton Utz?

As part of this innovative team you will be working across major national, government, and global clients. All the while collaborating with some of the sharpest legal minds in the industry. Clayton Utz has also been a powerful force in Australian pro bono practice, striving to deliver justice for those who need it and not just those who can afford it.  In your time here you’ll be constantly surprised by the projects you get to work on and what you can accomplish.

Imagine what you could achieve at a top law firm that actually values independent thinking. A law firm who challenges the status quo.

Go on, challenge your expectations.

How to apply?

To submit your interest in this role, please click the ‘Apply’ button or contact Sam Byrne on 02 9353 4647 for more information.

For more information on Clayton Utz, please visit or follow us on LinkedIn here

Clayton Utz is an inclusive employer that supports flexible work arrangements. 

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