Legal Officer

Location: Sydney
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: JO-1806-162236
Salary: $50 - $56 per hour
people2people are working closely with this a NSW Government department who are seeking a Legal Officer Grade III on an inital 3 month assignment located in Sydney CBD. 

The Role:
The primary purpose of this role will be to provide your extensive legal advice to a range of multiple stakeholders & to perform legal duties that are alinged with the entity's policies and proceudres to ensure the most effective outcome in courts of law & tribunals

Duties will be, but are not limited to: 
  • Draft legal responses
  • Represent the Entity in Court and/or brief legal counsel
  • Provide efficent legal advice to the AD
  • Work closely with the Senior Investigation & Review Officers
  • implement legal precedent and knowledge to support the department in meeting its objectives
  • Communicating with other Governemnt departments to ensure legislation compliance

To be eligible for this role you must have:
  • Qualification in law, and must be admitted (or eligible to be admitted), and must hold a practising certificate (or eligible to hold a practising certificate)
  • Demonstrated experience in administrative law and advocacy including judicial and quasi-judicial fora and a capacity to distill and present complex legal issues
  • ​Demonstrated case management experience and administering legislation and investigations, with a sound understanding of investigation principles, process and practices

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