Lawyer - Banking & Finance

Our Team

Our Project Solutions group sits within our broader Corporate & Capital Markets line of business, and is recognised as an industry leading practice offering integrated solutions across the mining, oil and gas, power and renewables and finance sectors.


Gemey Visscher leads a high performing banking and finance practice within the Projects group. The team are regularly engaged to act for financiers and borrowers, both domestically and internationally. The team acts for all the major Australian banks and many foreign banks in respect of all aspects of financing including construction, acquisitions, property development and investment, corporate financing and project financing. They also act for many borrowers in various industries seeking all types of financing arrangements.


Your Role

Due to an increase in deal flow and a strong pipeline of work, we are looking for an experienced associate or senior associate with banking & finance experience to join the team, based in Perth.


You will work closely with Gemey and senior lawyers, enjoying a fascinating variety of high value  project, corporate and property finance matters including secured, unsecured, syndicated, club and bilateral transactions, both cross-border and domestic.


You will be mentored and supported by Gemey and senior lawyers in respect of your career development and enjoy a clear, structured path for career progression opportunities. We also offer learning and development programs to build your professional brand, team leadership and client skills.


More About You

We welcome applications from lawyers who have:


  • Minimum 3 years' post admission experience in banking & finance law, gained within a reputable corporate law firm;
  • Strong communication, technical drafting and problem solving skills;
  • Team player attitude and ability to mentor junior team members;
  • Demonstrated ability to form enduring relationships with peers, clients and fellow advisers;
  • Resilience and a commitment to provide exceptional levels of service to our local and international client base.


About the Firm

MinterEllison is renowned as one of Asia Pacific's leading legal and consulting practices. What sets us apart is that we are driven by a strong sense of purpose: we endeavour to build authentic and enduring relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. Through our leading-edge innovation and our collaborative legal and consulting specialists, MinterEllison is redefining the boundaries of what it means to be a law firm.


Working at MinterEllison

We are consistently recognised by Lawyers Weekly as a Top Attraction Firm, a WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality in Australia and we hold Gold employer status with the Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI).


We make diversity in all its forms central to collaboration. This is why we offer hybrid working options to encourage balance, wellbeing and support for sustainable ways of working. We offer up to 20 weeks paid parental leave for the primary carer within the first 24 months following birth or adoption, and a range of social, financial and health benefits, including free gym membership – all with no minimum tenure.


We welcome applications from people of all ages, cultural backgrounds, genders (including if you identify as transgender or gender diverse), sexual orientations, as well as people living with a disability or who have family or carer responsibilities. We particularly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply for roles with MinterEllison.


How To Apply

We prefer to connect with you directly, so please submit your CV and cover letter for consideration by clicking the 'Apply' button below. If you would like further information, please contact Nicole St John, Resourcing Consultant at [email protected] for a confidential discussion.


Perth, AU

Contract Type:  Permanent