Legal Assistant

Location: Melbourne C B D
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1904-168299
Salary: Please call Aimee on 9098 7433
THE FIRM

A well-known boutique law firm based in the heart of the CBD is seeking a Legal Assistant to join their outgoing and collaborative litigation team.

This national practice provide a wide range of legal services to blue chip and top ASX listed organisations. They have an excellent reputation for the quality of service they provide and many of their lawyers are considered the best in the Asia Pacific.

They are an award winning law firm and offer staff benefits including flexible working hours, social events, cab charges home, subsidized health insurance and regular fresh fruit.

THE ROLE

In this Legal Assistant role, you will be supporting a Senior Associate who has recently relocated from their Adelaide office to Melbourne. You will be working with this operator who is also new to the office and will therefore be able to grow together.

You will also offer ad hoc support to the wider team in busier periods.

Daily responsibilities of this Legal Assistant role will include (but not be limited to):
  • Diary and travel arrangement
  • Email management
  • Preparing video conferences
  • Processing end of month billing
  • Dictaphone typing
  • Preparing briefs, documents and letters
  • Liaising over the phone with clients
THE CANDIDATE

The successful Legal Assistant will have some proven experience in a similar role within a law firm environment. Litigation experience is preferred, but not mandatory.

On a personal level, it's important you have a positive, outgoing manner and want to be an integral part of a busy and fast paced team.

WHAT IS IN IT FOR YOU?

This is an opportunity to work closely with a Senior Associate who has only recently relocated to their Melbourne office so you will be an integral part of building her practice.

You will be part of a team who are known to consult on the same calibre of work as the top tier law firm, whilst also reaping the benefits of working within a boutique practice that is inclusive and collaborative.

Salary is up to $75,000 package plus benefits including flexible working hours.  

TO APPLY

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. If you have any questions and would like a confidential conversation, please give Aimee a call on 03 9098 7433