Consulting lawyer - Banking & Finance


The career you want without compromise

Peerpoint is looking to add to its financial services panel in Australia to match demand from leading financial institutions. These roles will suit highly-skilled and self-driven (Australian qualified) lawyers with top tier technical experience in:

  • general banking / corporate finance;
  • derivatives / OTC derivatives regulation;
  • structured finance / leveraged finance;
  • financial markets compliance implementation;
  • funds and investment management; or
  • project and infrastructure finance.

Key requirements

  • A right to work and reside in Australia
  • Qualified to practice in Australia – unrestricted – and willingness to set up an Incorporated Legal Practice
  • A minimum of four years' post-qualification experience at a top tier law firm in your area of expertise
  • In-house legal experience at leading financial services institutions/corporates preferred (directly or as a secondee)
  • Strong technical knowledge and experience in a common law jurisdiction highly regarded
  • Self-starter with a commitment to building a career as a consultant and a drive to achieve at a high level whilst working as a consultant
  • Adept at leading or working within complex multi-functional, multi-national project environments
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interface at all levels, building strong relationships internally and externally
  • Client service-focused, with exemplary client service ethic and commitment
  • Strong commercial/business acumen
  • Resilient, adaptable, autonomous and highly credible
  • Advanced organisational skills and diplomacy

The career you want without compromise

Peerpoint is looking to add to its financial services panel in Australia to match demand from leading financial institutions. These roles will suit highly-skilled and self-driven (Australian qualified) lawyers with top tier technical experience in:

  • general banking / corporate finance;
  • derivatives / OTC derivatives regulation;
  • structured finance / leveraged finance;
  • financial markets compliance implementation;
  • funds and investment management; or
  • project and infrastructure finance.

Key requirements

  • A right to work and reside in Australia
  • Qualified to practice in Australia – unrestricted – and willingness to set up an Incorporated Legal Practice
  • A minimum of four years' post-qualification experience at a top tier law firm in your area of expertise
  • In-house legal experience at leading financial services institutions/corporates preferred (directly or as a secondee)
  • Strong technical knowledge and experience in a common law jurisdiction highly regarded
  • Self-starter with a commitment to building a career as a consultant and a drive to achieve at a high level whilst working as a consultant
  • Adept at leading or working within complex multi-functional, multi-national project environments
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interface at all levels, building strong relationships internally and externally
  • Client service-focused, with exemplary client service ethic and commitment
  • Strong commercial/business acumen
  • Resilient, adaptable, autonomous and highly credible
  • Advanced organisational skills and diplomacy
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