CAREERS

Employment opportunities at Ward Keller

Mining & Petroleum Lawyer

Ward Keller is a long standing Northern Territory law firm with a reputation of providing timely and quality legal services to its clients.

We are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic mining and petroleum lawyer to join our Resources team.

The ideal candidate would:

  • have a good knowledge of mining and petroleum law in the Territory or other Australian jurisdiction and be experienced in advising on mining and petroleum issues;
  • understand and have experience in working with the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth), the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 (Cth) and the Northern Territory Aboriginal Sacred Sites Act (NT); and
  • be disciplined in personal management practices, have a strong sense of initiative, excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be able to interact with a wide range of clients.

This is a permanent position with salary commensurate with experience. You will be working in a well resourced, friendly environment with career opportunities.

If you wish to discuss the position prior to making an application, please contact Kevin Stephens on 08 8946 2921. General information about Ward Keller can be found at www.wardkeller.com.au Please email your application including resume to kevinstephens@wardkeller.com.au

Top Quality Lawyers

Ward Keller is a Northern Territory law firm with a reputation of providing quality legal advice.

We are seeking senior experienced, enthusiastic and capable lawyers in the following areas:

1. Senior lawyer – dispute resolution

The ideal candidate would:

  • Have extensive litigation experience, including knowledge of personal injuries and workers’ compensation litigation, employment law and general litigation experience.
  • Have at least 7+ years post admission experience.

2. Senior lawyer – commercial and estates litigation

The ideal candidate would:

  • Have practical experience in contested estates, trusts and estate planning including sound property and commercial law experience.

3. Senior lawyer – general practitioner

The ideal candidate would:

  • Have a wide range of general experience across a number of different areas of law to service our Alice Springs office.

The successful applicants should have at least 5 or more years post admission experience and: 

  • have the ability to work as part of a team and achieve benchmarks and targets,
  • have strong organisational and time management skills,
  • have strong analytical skills,
  • have experience in representing corporate and non-corporate clients,
  • have excellent English language skills,
  • be disciplined in personal management practices, have a strong sense of initiative, excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be able to interact with a wide range of clients.

Ideally the candidate would have a strong relationship with the Territory or be serious about a commitment to the Territory.

These are permanent positions with salaries commensurate with experience. You will be working in a well resourced, friendly environment with career opportunities.

If you wish to discuss the position prior to making an application, please contact Teresa Hall on 08 8946 2999. General information about Ward Keller can be found at www.wardkeller.com.au. Please email your application including resume to teresahall@wardkeller.com.au