The Team

Baker McKenzie's market-leading Clean Energy & Renewables team has one of Australia's largest dedicated renewable energy teams, with experience in all Australian jurisdictions.

The depth of our practice allows us to advise on all facets of the renewable energy industry including regulation, major project development and mergers and acquisitions. We have been trusted advisors to some of Australia's, and the globe's, leading power companies, technology providers and project developers.

The Role

We are currently looking to recruit an Senior Associate in our Melbourne or Sydney office with 5 years + PQE.

Skills and Experience Required

  • Relevant and current work experience, with particular reference to energy / infrastructure / renewables
  • Ability to manage a number of tasks simultaneously to be able to prioritise and manage the expectations of clients and work providers accordingly
  • Excellent communication skills - both oral and written
  • Able to demonstrate initiative and pro-activity
  • Strong academic background
  • Ability to work well both in a team and individually

The Firm

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At Baker McKenzie we are different in the way we think, work and behave. Like no other law firm, we were born global. Our Australian practice was established in Sydney in 1964, in Melbourne in 1982 and in Brisbane in 2014. Our lawyers work seamlessly with our global colleagues, collectively providing a capacity of more than 5,600 locally qualified lawyers and 6,000 professional staff in 77 locations across 47 countries.

Baker McKenzie Australia can offer you access to complex, market leading matters working with some of the world's best legal minds – people who know the law and who understand business. We have an unrivalled ability to provide training and secondment opportunities across our global network. Locally, we have an inclusive culture of learning, coaching and opportunity where you will work in small teams on matters that often cross borders. We value people who think ahead and get noticed.

To Apply

If you are self motivated and excited by the connectivity that a global law firm can offer, then we would like to hear from you. Please click on the Apply icon to start the online application process for this role. We will then be in touch with you once we have reviewed your application.

For a confidential discussion and further information, please contact Mitch Barreca, Senior Talent Management Consultant on 02 8922 5575 or