Problem Solved

We have talented lawyers, a driven support team, and a fantastic workplace culture. A firm of happy people achieving excellent results. Why wouldn’t we like it?

— Ian Bisson, Special Counsel, Commercial Litigation, Brisbane

I recommend Russells as a firm with high regard for the career development of its people and dedication to achieving the best possible commercial solutions for clients’ problems.

— Teneale Henderson, Senior Associate, Commercial Litigation, Brisbane

Graduate Lawyer

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The firm

Russells specialises in solving business problems for corporate and commercial clients, including listed and unlisted public and private companies, SMEs, major insolvency practitioners, banks and other financial institutions, and high net worth individuals.

We foster the continued growth and development of our people with direct access to Partners who are leaders in their chosen areas of practice and offer the opportunity to work on complex matters for quality clients in a supportive and collegiate environment.

We work in open plan which encourages collaboration and mentoring at all levels.

The role

We are looking for an enthusiastic and hard-working Law Graduate who has completed Practical Legal Training (or will do so shortly) to join our busy team, commencing in February 2021.

You will be given the opportunity to work directly with Partners and senior lawyers on matters, attend court and to meet with clients and barristers.


Will have:

  • completed a Bachelor of Laws with a minimum GPA of 5.5;
  • completed (or will shortly complete) your Practical Legal Training;
  • excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • good time management skills;
  • drive and motivation to develop your career in the Law;
  • the ability to show initiative, while also taking guidance and direction.


  • The opportunity for career development and progression
  • Access to complex, interesting and challenging work
  • Mentoring from Partners and senior lawyers
  • Bonus schemes
  • Participation in our CPD seminars
  • Friendly, social and supportive culture
  • Modern CBD premises

Please email your covering letter, Resume and academic transcript to Andrea Kilgariff at

Graduate Lawyer
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