Legal Assistant

Legal Assistant

Job Title: Legal Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Salary: AU$70000 - AU$75000 per annum + package
Reference: SL11231_1612134544
Contact Name: Stephanie Lim
Contact Email: stephanie@legaleagles.careers
Job Published: February 01, 2021 10:09

Job Description

  • Well-established family law firm with an outstanding reputation
  • Work with a friendly and exceptionally knowledgeable Principal
  • Hands on role with more legal work


A well-established law firm specialising in family law located in Melbourne CBD is currently seeking an experienced legal secretary to join their team. You will be initially working from home.


As a legal assistant, you will be supporting a team of family lawyers who advises private and legal aid clients across all areas of family law.

Your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Diary and email management
  • Liaising with clients and taking instructions
  • Drafting correspondence and court documents
  • Document discovery and preparing briefs
  • File management
  • Billing


To be successful in the role, you will have:

  • Solid legal assistant experience supporting a family lawyer or family law practice is essential
  • Demonstrate advanced administration and organisation skills
  • Strong computer skills including MS Office and typing skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


  • Attractive salary package up to $75,000 package
  • Be part of friendly and collaborative team of dedicated family law specialists
  • Varied role with high level of autonomy to further develop your skills
  • Ongoing training and professional development to progress your legal career


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: SL11231
Email: stephanie.lim@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (03) 8602 7405

Applications close 1 March 2021. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.