Financial Services Lawyer – Senior Associate Level

Financial Services Lawyer – Senior Associate Level

Holley Nethercote commercial & financial services lawyers is looking for a senior associate level lawyer to join the team in their Melbourne office.  

Holley Nethercote
is a boutique firm with offices in Melbourne and Sydney.  We practice in financial services law, commercial law, compliance and dispute resolution.  We aim to be recognised as a market leader in financial services law, compliance & training.  

Holley Nethercote ( acts for a wide range of corporations in the financial services industry, ranging from established businesses to financial technology (FinTech) start-ups.  Compliance and training services are also provided through a related business, Compact – compliance & training (  To gain an impression of our culture, watch the short video on our website.

The successful applicant will have 5+ years post admission experience.  Experience in the following areas will be viewed favourably:

  • Financial services including Australian Financial Service and Australian Credit licensing
  • Consumer credit law
  • Corporations Act
  • Corporate training
  • Stockbroking

A diploma of financial services, or other RG 146 compliant course, would be preferred but is not crucial.  

The successful applicant will exhibit our core values:

  1. Self-discipline – strong work ethic and timely work turnaround times 
  2. Humility – collegiate, teachable, client-focused 
  3. Integrity – stays true to their word
  4. Practical intelligence – ability to identify key issues and find practical solutions 

Applicants who are shortlisted will be required to undergo a psychometric assessment and may be asked to provide reference details from past direct reports, as well as evidence of any blogs, articles or other pieces of work.

Please email applications, including C.V. and academic transcript to

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