Legal Assistant - Dispute Resolution

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: JO-1707-138986_1500446585
Salary: AU$29 - AU$33 per hour + Call Shaun Hunter 02 8270 9778

This firm is a globally renowned, Top 20 law firm, with an emphasis on maintaining a progressive and high energy culture. Despite their reputation for high performance, this firm encourages a healthy work/life balance and upholds a positive workplace environment.

This role is an involved, fast-paced and high-performing position. Candidates will be responsible to ensuring the smooth practice of four Partners, and duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Opening and closing both physical and electrical files according to correct protocols
  • Managing both on site and off site file storage and archiving
  • Diary and email management across the practice group
  • Taking responsibility for the organisation and set up of internal meetings, teleconferences and video conferences
  • Taking on occasional secretarial overload
  • Adhering to deadlines
  • Liaison with clients
  • Billing on a monthly basis
  • Drafting reports
  • Ad hoc secretarial duties

In this role, you will be responsible for supporting a Partner and team in the Dispute Resolution group practice group. Working in this fast-paced environment, you will be required to demonstrate:

  • Previous legal secretarial experience, ideally within litigation
  • Ability to take initiative and work autonomously
  • Strong and confident written and verbal communication
  • Professional presentation
  • A diligent and committed work ethic
  • Strong organisational skills
  • A personable attitude
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Evidence of high-performance in a legal secretarial capacity

Don't hesitate! Apply directly via the link, or alternatively, contact Shaun Hunter at people2people on 02 8270 9778 or