Legal Secretary - Commercial Litigation

Legal Secretary - Commercial Litigation

Job Title: Legal Secretary - Commercial Litigation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Salary: AU$75000 - AU$85000 per annum
Reference: SL2803_1576648153
Contact Name: Stephanie Lim
Contact Email: stephanie@legaleagles.careers
Job Published: December 18, 2019 16:49

Job Description

  • Well-established Australian law firm
  • Collaborative and a genuinely supportive team environment
  • Salary up to $85,000 package


This prestigious Australian law firm with offices nationally who are reputable for providing exceptional service and advice to their clients across many areas of law. The firm is currently seeking a legal secretary to join their commercial litigation team in their centrally located Melbourne CBD office.


As a legal secretary, you will be supporting a down to earth partner across a variety of dispute matters.

Your main duties will include:

  • Diary and email management
  • Drafting correspondence and preparing court documents
  • Preparing briefs to counsel
  • Liaising with clients and external stakeholders
  • Time recording and monthly billing


To be successful for this role, will ideally have strong secretarial experience in a law firm as well as:

  • Experience in commercial litigation or dispute resolution will be highly regarded
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and strong computer skills
  • Professional presentation and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated organisational and time management skills
  • Enthusiastic and proactive attitude


  • Intensive onboarding and training provided with ongoing professional development programs
  • A firm with low turnover and is well known for their inclusive and friendly working environment that also offers a work life balance
  • Access to an exclusive range of benefits including social functions, team events and health & wellness programs
  • Salary package of up to $85,000 is on offer

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: SL2803
Email: stephanie.lim@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (03) 8602 7405