Commercial, Procurement and Corporate | Lawyer or Associate



Location: Canberra 


Contract Type: Permanent 


MinterEllison is one of Australia’s largest law firms, with nearly 200 years of business history.  We're known for our legal and consulting expertise - and for our inclusive and authentic character.


Our purpose is to create sustainable value with our clients, people and communities.  That means we have a proud history of providing excellence to clients, nurturing our people and giving back to the communities in which we live and work.


We value excellence, curiosity and collaboration.  Clients rely on us for our responsive, commercial approach.  Our clients include government departments and agencies, private and publicly listed companies, and small and large businesses in Australia and overseas.  


As a highly valued employee we will also provide you with a wide range of benefits. To view our benefits, please copy this link into your browser


Your role


A great opportunity currently exists for a Lawyer or Associate, with at least 1 year of post-admission experience in commercial, corporate or contracting and procurement to join our team. You will advise government and private clients on a range of matters, such as providing legal and strategic corporate and procurement advice.

The team is led by Michael Brennan, Amanda Story and Suriyaa Rome. You will work across all partners, having exposure to a range of Commonwealth clients.


What you need


We welcome applications from lawyers who:

  • have experience in corporate, commercial or procurement (including technology procurement)
  • have unwavering attention to detail and technical excellence
  • have a strong client focus and demonstrated ability to form enduring relationships with peers, clients and industry experts
  • work in a highly collaborative environment
  • are resilient and have a commitment to excellence that matches our own
  • take pride in their work and who they work for.



Why MinterEllison


We offer flexible working options to encourage balance, wellbeing and support for sustainable ways of working and a range of social, financial and health benefits, including free gym membership - all with no minimum tenure.


We encourage applications from people of all ages, abilities, cultural backgrounds, genders (including trans or gender diverse), LGBTQ+ people and those with carer responsibilities. We particularly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.


How to apply


We prefer to connect with people directly, so please submit your CV by clicking on the 'Apply' button. We encourage all applications, including if you do not meet the criteria listed for the role. Your application will also enable us to consider you for other opportunities that may be available at MinterEllison.


If you would like further information, require any adjustments throughout the recruitment process or for a confidential discussion, please contact [email protected].


Canberra, AU

Contract Type:  Permanent