Construction Legal Assistant

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1710-145500_1520678263
Salary: AU$0.00 - AU$78000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits

A reputable international law firm who have been prominent in the Australian legal market for over 100 years are currently seeking an experienced Legal Secretary to join their Construction Litigation team. This is a unique opportunity for someone with at least 3 years' experience in Litigation to support a highly sought partner, plus a few of their lawyers.

You can expect to be an integral part of this Construction Litigation team and your duties and responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

  • Building relationships with internal stakeholders, clients and their teams which will entail close and consistent contact
  • Extensive diary management and travel arrangements
  • Document production (creating, amending, drafting)
  • Preparing briefs and court documents
  • Event organisation
  • Complex billing
  • Liaising with lawyers and other senior staff
  • Drafting correspondence

To be considered for this position, you must have a minimum of three years' experience in Litigation and exposure to Construction Litigation is highly desirable. Experience using Elite or a similar billing system will also be advantageous. On a personal level, you must be adaptable, outgoing and proactive.

This innovative and progressive practice have a reputation for supporting continuous development through a wide range of accessible and structured learning and development programs, mentoring from skilled and intelligent leaders and nurturing a collaborative environment where people are happy to share their knowledge with others.

The successful candidate can expect not only being an integral member of a successful Construction Litigation team for one of Asia Pacific's leading law firms, but also a wide range of top-tier employment benefits - including beautiful offices in prime CBD location, state of the art technology, gym membership, corporate discounts, an extensive health and well being program and much more!

If you possess the above attributes and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please send your resume to Aimee Burton asap.

To apply please click on the appropriate link on this page, alternatively for more information or a confidential conversation please contact Aimee Burton on 03 9098 7433