Employment

Outstanding Intermediate 3+ years PQE Commercial and
Dispute Resolution / Employment Lawyers


Due to significant growth experienced in 2018, Ford Sumner will be starting the New Year with modern refurbished central city offices, a new website, cutting edge technology and room for two outstanding lawyers to join our growing team.

Ford Sumner is a forward thinking firm with a strong commercial and national client base which includes market leaders in aviation, hospitality, education and insurance. Specialising in corporate, commercial, dispute resolution and employment, we deliver market leading legal solutions.

We are looking for two skilled, enthusiastic lawyers with a proven track record and genuine interest across all aspects of commercial and litigation/employment work.  You will have great client relationship skills and be motivated to advance your career supported by a great team.  

Our culture is inclusive, respectful and encourages teamwork and collaboration.

Key attributes we are looking for in these positions are:   
  • A sharp legal brain with a clear ability to apply legal principles in the real world.
  • A proactive approach to continuing legal education.
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to tasks and the varied demands of a thriving  office with a diverse client base ranging from individuals to corporate and public sector agencies.
  • A relaxed, cooperative and collaborative approach to working in a team.
  • A professional approach to service delivery and exceeding client expectations.
  • Conscientiousness and a good work ethic coupled with a “can do” attitude.
  • Unflappable in the face of deadlines and novel work.
  • Willingness to continually innovate and adopt new technologies.
If you think you’re the right person for either of these positions, then email your CV, academic transcript and a brief application letter to careers@fs-lawyers.com.

Applications close Tuesday 20 November 2018.