sallyLegal Recruitment Consultant

ph: +61 3 9038 9360 (Melbourne)
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LLB (Hons), BA (Psych)

Sally is Ablethorpe Recruitment’s Legal Recruitment Consultant, assisting with all aspects of the businesses operations as well as assisting lawyers in their job search both domestically and internationally.

Practice Specialisation

Sally’s clients include large international and boutique law firms, major financial institutions, public companies and professional associations as well as state government departments, government owned corporations and statutory authorities. Sally is also integral to running our international recruitment and agency affiliate programs to the UK, USA, Continental Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa.

Professional Experience

Sally graduated with a Bachelor of Law (Hons) and a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Psychology from Monash University in 2009. She completed her articles in Perth, Western Australia and practiced as a solicitor primarily in the areas of disputes, and corporate and commercial law, until relocating back to Melbourne when she moved into legal recruitment. Sally is a member of the Law Institute of Victoria, The Australian Corporate Lawyers Association and also retains her Victorian Legal Practicing Certificate.

Recruitment Experience

Sally’s recruitment experience includes involvement in the following recruitment assignments –

Client Role
Allens Commercial Litigation Associate
ATZ Law Chambers Africa Senior Associate
Brookfield Multiplex Regional Legal Counsel
Clarke Legal Comcare Associate
Corrs Chambers Westgarth Employment Lawyer
Corrs Chambers Westgarth Banking and Finance Lawyer
Corrs Chambers Westgarth Banking and Finance Senior Associate
Gilbert & Tobin Banking & Finance Lawyer
Gilbert & Tobin Commercial Litigation Lawyer
GlaxoSmithKline Corporate Counsel
Hall & Wilcox Superannuation Lawyer
Hall & Wilcox Banking & Finance Lawyer
Herbert Smith Freehills Projects Lawyer
Herbert Smith Freehills Construction/PPP Lawyer
Herbert Smith Freehills Commercial Litigation Senior Associate
Herbert Smith Freehills Junior Commercial Litigation Lawyer
Herbert Smiths Freehills Property Senior Associate
Holman Fenwick Willan Property Senior Associate
Jemena Projects & Regulatory Lawyer
K&L Gates Technology Associate
King & Wood Mallesons Oil and Gas (Projects) Senior Associate
Maddocks Property Associate
Melbourne Stadiums Ltd In-House Counsel
Norton Rose Fulbright Property Lawyer
Port of Melbourne Authority Legal Counsel (Commercial & Property)
Port of Melbourne Authority Legal Counsel (Construction)
Riordan & Riordan Property Lawyer
Smith Leonard Fahey Junior Commercial Litigator
Smith Leonard Fahey Junior Insolvency Lawyer

Read what clients and candidates have to say about Sally here.