Criminal Lawyer

Criminal Lawyer

Job Title: Criminal Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Salary: AU$110000 - AU$120000 per annum + Super
Reference: RM19070_1576646128
Contact Name: Rachael Musgrave
Contact Email: rachael@empiregroup.careers
Job Published: December 18, 2019 16:15

Job Description

  • Mid-tier Firm
  • Busy Practice
  • Lead a Team

The Firm

This is a Queensland firm who is committed to its clients and staff that has built a truly high performance culture through respect and support that results in outstanding client service.

The Role

You will lead a small team of lawyers in the Brisbane office running a broad range of criminal matters yourself. The role will see you advising clients, drafting advices and court documents, attending conferences and court hearings, briefing various experts in preparation for trials and finalising matters after settlement or judgment. You will also need to mentor junior staff.


  • Drafting advices and court documents
  • Attending conferences and hearings
  • Briefing various experts in preparation for trial
  • Running matters through trial
  • Finalising matters after judgment or settlement
  • Build and develop client relationships


  • 5+yrs PAE in criminal law
  • A commercial mind that shows leadership and an ability to rise to a challenge
  • Ability to appear in Court and negotiate well with the various parties involved in a matter

Vibrant, energetic, diverse, nurturing and supportive close-knit team


  • Competitive salary
  • Learning programs for career development
  • Regular team meetings
  • Friendly atmosphere


For a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities please contact:

Rachael Musgrave
Ref No: RM19070
Email: rachael@empiregroup.careers
Phone: (07) 3231 1207