Chief Counsel

Australian Government Solicitor

The Chief Counsel is an SES Band 2 Senior Executive Lawyer role (Senior Partner equivalent) and is a leading practitioner and recognised expert in commercial law in areas relevant to the Commonwealth. This is a role which is a senior source of authoritative strategic advice on commercial matters of high importance, sensitivity and complexity for the Commonwealth. The Chief Counsel is a professional leader and role model in AGS and has national practice group responsibility for legal expertise. This includes developing capability through effective supervision and training, building client relationships and improving service delivery.

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