Associate/Senior Associate – Private Client/ Tax Lawyer – Perth


Award winning law firm Norton & Smailes, Tax Lawyers joined forces with EY Law in early 2016 which has allowed the practice to cement their position as a market leader in Perth. An exciting opportunity has arisen to join this exceptional practice as a Tax Lawyer and to be involved in the growth and development of the practise. Join our team of high performing individuals and see where a career with EY Law can take you today.

 
About the Opportunity:
 

Our Private Client team is currently seeking to hire individuals to provide high quality tax and related commercial advice to a portfolio of high net worth clients, private corporate groups and businesses. The team work closely with both law and Tax Partners of EY Perth and nationally, as well as being part the Law practice across Australia and New Zealand. Develop your career by receiving excellent mentoring from highly experienced tax lawyers.

  • Provide tax and related commercial advice to a range of clients including high net worth individuals and private corporate groups
  • Advise clients in relation to succession and asset protection matters
  • Maintain strong relationships with existing clients and internal stakeholders, and look to build relationships with new clients

Skills and Attributes for Success:

  • Tax technical knowledge or an interest in developing a career in tax law
  • Legally qualified with 3-10 years’ post admission experience
  • The ideal candidate will have technical knowledge of tax and trust law matters in relation to Wills and Estate planning and Trusts
  • Excellent client facing skills and strong commercial acumen
  • Experience in working as part of a team, with the ability to build effective internal and external relationships
  • Excellent communication skills and keen attention to detail

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Chance to join a team that is committed to the ongoing development of its people
  • Join a reputable Law practice that has been named the top West Australian Tax Law firm for the third year in a row by the Doyle’s Guide
  • Extensive range of wellbeing and benefit offerings
  • Flexible working arrangements

Who we are


EY is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer offering a vast range of internal networks including Unity, our LGBTI network and our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander network. These provide our people with the opportunity to connect across offices and allow us all to embrace and value the diverse society we live within. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive work environment. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.

 
About Law at EY

We are part of the expanding EY legal network which is an international law firm with offices in the Asia-Pacific region, Europe, the Middle East and the Americas. EY Law has a truly global footprint, comprising over 1800 lawyers across 75 countries. Whether acting for a client in a single legal capacity or as part of a formal multi-service EY engagement, our direct access to EY’s international network ensures clients receive an efficient, streamlined and cost effective service.

We work closely with our assurance, tax, transaction and advisory colleagues, we draw on extensive experience beyond the borders of law to provide multidisciplinary services. Our Law network brings together legal specialists around the world, and is continuing to grow at a rapid rate. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

 
Join us in building a better working world.  Apply now.
 

The preferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by EY or by their external third party provider.

 
© 2019 Ernst & Young Australia. All Rights Reserved. Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.


Award winning law firm Norton & Smailes, Tax Lawyers joined forces with EY Law in early 2016 which has allowed the practice to cement their position as a market leader in Perth. An exciting opportunity has arisen to join this exceptional practice as a Tax Lawyer and to be involved in the growth and development of the practise. Join our team of high performing individuals and see where a career with EY Law can take you today.

 
About the Opportunity:
 

Our Private Client team is currently seeking to hire individuals to provide high quality tax and related commercial advice to a portfolio of high net worth clients, private corporate groups and businesses. The team work closely with both law and Tax Partners of EY Perth and nationally, as well as being part the Law practice across Australia and New Zealand. Develop your career by receiving excellent mentoring from highly experienced tax lawyers.

  • Provide tax and related commercial advice to a range of clients including high net worth individuals and private corporate groups
  • Advise clients in relation to succession and asset protection matters
  • Maintain strong relationships with existing clients and internal stakeholders, and look to build relationships with new clients

Skills and Attributes for Success:

  • Tax technical knowledge or an interest in developing a career in tax law
  • Legally qualified with 3-10 years’ post admission experience
  • The ideal candidate will have technical knowledge of tax and trust law matters in relation to Wills and Estate planning and Trusts
  • Excellent client facing skills and strong commercial acumen
  • Experience in working as part of a team, with the ability to build effective internal and external relationships
  • Excellent communication skills and keen attention to detail

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Chance to join a team that is committed to the ongoing development of its people
  • Join a reputable Law practice that has been named the top West Australian Tax Law firm for the third year in a row by the Doyle’s Guide
  • Extensive range of wellbeing and benefit offerings
  • Flexible working arrangements

Who we are


EY is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer offering a vast range of internal networks including Unity, our LGBTI network and our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander network. These provide our people with the opportunity to connect across offices and allow us all to embrace and value the diverse society we live within. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive work environment. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.

 
About Law at EY

We are part of the expanding EY legal network which is an international law firm with offices in the Asia-Pacific region, Europe, the Middle East and the Americas. EY Law has a truly global footprint, comprising over 1800 lawyers across 75 countries. Whether acting for a client in a single legal capacity or as part of a formal multi-service EY engagement, our direct access to EY’s international network ensures clients receive an efficient, streamlined and cost effective service.

We work closely with our assurance, tax, transaction and advisory colleagues, we draw on extensive experience beyond the borders of law to provide multidisciplinary services. Our Law network brings together legal specialists around the world, and is continuing to grow at a rapid rate. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

 
Join us in building a better working world.  Apply now.
 

The preferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by EY or by their external third party provider.

 
© 2019 Ernst & Young Australia. All Rights Reserved. Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.

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