Corporate Commercial Associate & Senior Associate – Johannesburg – Big 5 Law Firm. (144 views)

November 6, 2023

Are you looking for a rewarding career in a prestigious and established law firm in South

What is on offer

We are bound by an NDA, so the name of the company will only be given once we are in
discussions. The firm is currently seeking both 1-4 year PQE associates and Senior Corporate and
Commercial, M&A Associates to join their strong team in Johannesburg.
There is an abundance of projects on the go currently, and a strong pipeline of work from
historical clients. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record as a corporate
commercial lawyer and be passionate about delivering exceptional service to clients. The
firm is a full-service law firm with an extensive reach across Africa.

What can I expect?

The firm has a strong record of fostering diversity, respect, and employee development.
Throughout the interview process, they will showcase their commitment to practices such as
hybrid working arrangements and promoting mental health/wellness resources for
professionals. The firm prides itself on enabling employees to thrive professionally while
achieving personal fulfilment.

My day-to-day

Day to day, your work will be everything you would expect whilst working at one of the top
law firms in South Africa. Great clients, demanding quality expectancy and deadlines

Future path

The firm can demonstrate examples of fast-tracking their top performers, to director-level
roles. But in the meantime, you can expect training and development of the highest order,
skills and BD training as well as gaining hands-on experience of working on some of the
country’s top, headline-making, deals.

Over the past 12 months, the firm has been able to attract attorneys from all of its

What will I have to demonstrate?
Clear progression in your education, excellence in your articles and subsequently in the
workplace. A great attitude to learning and development, an empathy towards others and a
clear idea of where you want to be in the future.

Next steps
If you are looking to take your career to the next level and join a dynamic and
highly-regarded team, we encourage you to reach out to us.
There will likely be 3 to 4 interviews and a skills test during this process.

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