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: SL2846_1582263641
Contact Name: Stephanie Lim
Contact Email: stephanie@legaleagles.careers
Job Published: February 21, 2020 16:40

Job Description

  • Well-established Australian law firm
  • Provide high level support to a Partner and senior fee earner
  • Inclusive, supportive and social team environment


This national mid-tier law firm is well-known 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
  • Draft correspondence and prepare 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
  • Advanced Microsoft Office Suite and strong computer skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to liaise with clients and stakeholders
  • Strong prioritisation and time management skills


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

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: SL2846
Email: stephanie.lim@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (03) 8602 7405