Family Law Paralegal

Family Law Paralegal

Job Title: Family Law Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Salary: AU$80000 - AU$85000 per annum
Reference: SL9061_1593743350
Contact Name: Stephanie Lim
Contact Email: stephanie@legaleagles.careers
Job Published: July 16, 2020 10:58

Job Description

Family Law Paralegal

  • Varied role as both as a Paralegal and Office Manager
  • Solid family law experience is essential
  • Competitive salary up to $85,000 package on offer


This boutique law firm is well known for their reputation and professionalism. Located in the heart of the CBD, the firm has a well-developed team of specialist family lawyers that cover all aspects of family law. Due to increase of workload, the team is ideally seeking an experienced family law secretary or paralegal on permanent, full-time basis.


As a Paralegal, you will be supporting the solicitors and managing the workflow of administration duties in the firm.

Your main duties will include:

  • Liaise with clients and taking instructions
  • Draft legal documents and correspondence
  • Prepare briefs to Counsel
  • File management
  • Monthly billing and preparing cost disclosure/cost agreements
  • General office management duties


To be successful in the role, you will ideally have:

  • Solid experience as a Paralegal or Legal Secretary supporting a family law team or solicitor is essential
  • Demonstrated organisational skills with the ability to manage competing priorities
  • Strong computer skills including MS Office Suite and typing skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


  • You will join a friendly and supportive team of dedicated accredited family law specialists
  • Enjoy a workplace that encourages a work life balance
  • Varied role with high level of autonomy to further develop your skills
  • Attractive salary package on offer up to $85,000 package

Please click on the 'Apply for this job' button or email stephanie.lim@empiregroup.com.au direct.

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities please contact:

Stephanie Lim

Ref No: SL9061
Email: stephanie.lim@empiregroup.com.au

Phone: 0422 420 072