Job Satisfaction at Allens

Please comment on your role and day-to-day responsibilities.

Drafting loan agreements, research, checking details, contacting clients
Entry level, Melbourne
involved in corporate transactions including private and public M&A and capital raisings. Have the opportunity to get involved in project management and significant client contact.
Graduate, Melbourne
The role is challenging. I'm learning new things on a daily basis across a broad spectrum of different areas of law and industry.
Entry level, Sydney
Given a large amount of autonomy and high level of client contact
Entry level, Sydney
Day-to-day responsibilities may include drafting briefs to counsel, conducting research and drafting memos, liaising with clients and the court, or attending court, both on fee-earning and pro bono matters.
Graduate, Melbourne
There is some more mundane work (doc review etc.) but they try to mix it up as much as possible to give you broad, interesting experience
Graduate, Sydney
It is varied. I am involved with tasks ranging from not very difficult, such as collating documents, to very intellectually stimulating tasks, such as researching complex legal issues. I also get to run my own pro-bono files.
Graduate, Melbourne
I take the role of the junior lawyer on matters. This involves initial drafting of some documents; reviewing all documents; billing responsibilities; liaising with our clients and the lawyers from the other side.
Graduate, Sydney
I work on drafting the contracts for the development of the biggest infrastructure projects in Australia. I review agreements and ensure that clauses reflect the best practice in the market based on recent precedents of the firm.
Graduate, Melbourne
My role is largely driven by the work that is provided by more senior lawyers; I have relatively little control over how quiet, busy, simple or complex my role is.
Graduate, Melbourne
My day to day activities involve drafting transactional documents, client liaison, business development, market monitoring and regulatory research and advice
Entry level, Melbourne
Graduate - responsible for preliminary drafts of documents and legal research
Graduate, Melbourne