Role Senior Associate/Attorney
Expertise Insurance / Financial & Professional Disputes
Job Location Perth
Clyde & Co is an international law firm, with the largest, dedicated cyber incident response practice in Australia. The team advises small, medium and large organisations operating across Australia and New Zealand, regionally and globally in response to a range of incidents, as well as assisting clients on matters of privacy compliance, cyber incidents readiness and resilience exercises.
The team is led by John Moran, who is an internationally recognised leader in cybersecurity and incident response, and has a strong focus on team culture and the personal development of all staff. In recent times, the team has advised on over 700 incidents, including a number of the most high profile and complex incidents, both locally and globally.
About the role
We currently have exciting opportunities available for intelligent and highly motivated Senior Associate level lawyers with 5+ years post qualification to join our leading and rapidly expanding cyber incident response team.
We are looking for lawyers who are able to help manage the lifecycle of a cyber incident, related investigations and litigation. A key component is providing crisis and reputational management services to our clients following a cyber incident or data breach, as well as excellent customer service, in a seamless and timely manner. As part of the role, there is also the opportunity to support the pre-incident risk advisory practice.
This role would suit lawyers with cyber or privacy experience, and / or those with experience in regulatory investigations, dispute resolution (particularly regulatory), and / or insurance.
The nature and size of the team will mean that you will be heavily involved in all aspects of their matters allowing you to make a significant contribution to their outcome and your personal and professional development. Given the fast-paced nature of the work, you will develop core skills and experience at an expeditious rate. Further, you will be encouraged to foster and generate client relationships and will engage in business development frequently.
You will work with clients across sectors, as well as partners and lawyers both in Australia and across our network of over 50 offices. Our Global Secondment Program also provides lawyers with opportunities to visit other offices to develop internal and external relationships.
Key skills and experience
We’re looking for ambitious lawyers with 5+ years post admission experinece who enjoy working as part of dynamic and collaborative team.
About the Firm
Clyde & Co is a leading, sector-focused global law firm with 440 partners, 2500 legal professionals and 4000 staff in over 50+ offices and associated offices on six continents. We offer a world of opportunity.
We specialise in the sectors that move, build and power our connected world and the insurance that underpins it, namely: transport, infrastructure, energy, trade & commodities and insurance.
The firm has doubled in size twice in the last ten years. With a strong focus on developed and emerging markets, we continue to increase our revenue growth, making us one of the fastest growing law firms in the world with ambitious plans for further growth.
Clyde & Co recognise and reward our talented employees with competitive benefits packages including but not limited to generous salaries, year-end bonuses, physical fitness allowances. We are also committed to providing an open and prosperous working environment, internal promotions, a structured approach to career development and pro-bono opportunities.
For more about the firm, its lawyers, offices and areas of expertise and for the latest industry thought leadership please visit www.clydeco.com
How to apply
This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a dynamic and progressive firm. If you are interested in this position, please submit your application (including cover letter, resume and academic transcript)
For a confidential discussion on this role and opportunities at Clyde & Co, feel free to contact Bill Panourgias +61 2 9210 4570. For further information about the firm visit our website www.clydeco.com.
Please note that only candidates that have been selected for interview will be contacted.