Macpherson Kelley is a hands-on commercial law firm, known for our business mindset, client service, innovation and investment in great relationships. With offices across Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland and a formal company structure, we offer you the opportunity to build your career in the real business world.

It is our goal for our clients, and our people, to be our strongest advocates.


Due to growth within our Litigation and Dispute Resolution team, an exciting opportunity has become available for a junior lawyer to join the team based at our Brisbane CBD office. This role will see you provide professional advice and representation to clients in a diverse range of industries and sectors. 

Working within a highly functioning litigation team and gaining valuable mentoring from Principal and senior operators, you will have client contact and key responsibility for handling files. You will be working on a range of litigation matters and will be involved in all aspects of managing those matters.

This is an excellent opportunity for the right lawyer to progress their career and learn from leading experts in their field.


With 1-3 years PAE, you are a team player with an engaging personality. You are a straight shooter who is commercially minded in their approach. You have excellent drafting skills in terms of correspondence, advices and court documents and experience working closely with clients. Attention to detail and time management skills are essential.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing mid market firm where you can develop your career alongside talented senior practitioners who are keen to share their knowledge.


There are many benefits that we offer to support our flexible, innovative and positive work environment. There are purchase leave options as well as recognition schemes. We also offer social, wellness, sporting and community based activities. We are proud to offer genuine flexibility through our Flex+ program.

If you are interested in applying for this opportunity, please send your CV and covering letter (detailing your key experiences in relation to this role as outlined above) by clicking on the "Apply" button below or call Emily Doyle – Recruitment Advisor on 03 9794 2552 for a confidential discussion.