Corporate Lawyer - 3-5 PAE

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

  • 2017 Australian Law Firm of the Year
  • Work closely with, and learn from leading lawyers
  • Top tier, top lawyers and now top floor @ Brookfield Place

About Us

Gilbert + Tobin is a Top Tier Corporate Law firm recognised in Chambers Global and Asia Pacific Legal 500 as an expert in its fields. Our clients come to us for our creative and innovative means of getting results. We are at the forefront of legal innovation, have successful and expanding practices in all our specialist areas, and we enjoy a reputation for providing our clients with the highest quality service and expert legal advice. We have over 650 staff working in our Sydney, Melbourne and Perth offices.

Our Corporate Advisory Group  

“Excellent: The quality of legal advice is outstanding” – Chambers Asia Pacific 2016

Our Corporate Advisory group provide innovative solutions for difficult corporate transactions. Our team is made up of highly respected lawyers, leaders in listed takeover bids and schemes of arrangement, cross border M&A transactions and capital raising. We are seeking candidates who have a genuine passion for regulated M&A, ECM and corporate governance/compliance and who acknowledge that this area of law is technically hard, and demanding, but also very rewarding. Our approach to remuneration and reward is simple, we are an unashamed meritocracy and we compensate accordingly.

Recent transactions include:

  • Australis Oil & Gas in connection with its IPO and $100 million placement to fund acquisition of the Encana TMS assets;
  • Renaissance Minerals on the $40 million takeover bid by Emerald Resources;
  • Australian Grains Champion on its $3 billion approach to Cooperative Bulk Handling; and
  • BC Iron on its $26 million fully committed rights issue.

Meet the Team:  Julie Athanasoff, Marcello Cardaci, Justin Mannolini, Sarah Turner

The role

As a valued member of the Corporate advisory team you will work on various matters relating to:

  • Corporate mergers, acquisitions and disposals, and related due diligence
  • IPOs, placements and rights issues
  • Corporations Act and ASX Listing Rule compliance issues, including continuous disclosure and corporate governance

About You  

  • 3-5 years post-admission experience
  • Broad experience in listed takeover bids, schemes of arrangement, private M&A and capital raising
  • Strong knowledge of Corporations Act and Listing Rules
  • Exceptional analytical and drafting skills
  • Strong mentoring and matter management skills

For further information about this role, please contact Lisa Harold - People Team on (08) 94138411.


Gilbert + Tobin endeavours to recruit and fill vacancies directly. However when we do need to engage with agencies, Gilbert + Tobin operates within a preferred suppliers list. Unsolicited CV’s will be deemed the property of Gilbert + Tobin.

Category: Experienced Lawyer - Corporate Advisory

Reference ID: AU0000SB000169

Date Posted: 08/08/2017