Deputy General Counsel & Executive Director Legal

Governance & Legal

Our Governance & Legal Group are currently seeking to appoint a Deputy General Counsel – Executive Director to lead and manage the team of legal professionals responsible for providing expert advice, strategic transactional support and dispute services and act as the General Counsel when required. Ensuring the Department and network agencies comply with their obligations and mitigate legal risk, you will also oversee the dispute and issues resolution functions, including civil litigation and civil and criminal enforcement.

The Governance and Legal Group, led by a positive and proactive General Counsel – Deputy Secretary Governance and Legal, delivers pragmatic advice and solutions. We pride ourselves on our agile approach and in getting the best outcomes for our department and ministers, the NSW Government and the people of New South Wales. We provide guidance to the department and its network entities to provide tailored legal solutions to ensure we’re delivering on our priorities.

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