Legal Assistant - Family Law

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1709-144200_1504508621
Salary: AU$55000 - AU$65000.00 per annum + Please call Sian on 03 90987425

The Role...

Due to firm wide growth and a recent promotion to junior lawyer this is a newly created position. You will be supporting a junior and a second year lawyer who specialise in Family law. This is a busy position where you can expect to utilise your skills, experience and knowledge of family law and work as part of a national team. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Drafting, formatting and amending court documents and other correspondence as directed by fee earners
  • Preparing briefs
  • Liaising with clients
  • Arranging meetings and conferences
  • Diary management and travel arrangements
  • Preparation of monthly accounts
  • Billing
  • Other administrative tasks

To be successful...

You will be an experienced legal secretary, legal assistant or legal PA who specialises in family law. You will be highly organised with excellent communication skills as this role will involve client liaison. This role will suit you if you are a true legal support professional who aspires to work within a national firm that has a solid structure, processes and systems in place. In addition you will consider yourself to be a team player who is able to take ownership of duties and responsibilities.

The Firm:

Located in the heart of the CBD this boutique law firm specialise in family, criminal, wills and traffic law. They pride themselves on the service they provide and have a supportive team culture with very little staff turnover. If you are keen to solidify your legal administration career this could be the role for you!

To apply please click on the appropriate link on this page, alternatively for more information or a confidential conversation please contact Sian Taylor on 1300 338 546

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