Legal Secretary - Family Law

Legal Secretary - Family Law

Job Title: Legal Secretary - Family Law
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: AU$70000 - AU$75000 per annum
Reference: SL260520_1590458469
Contact Name: Stephanie Lim
Contact Email: stephanie@legaleagles.careers
Job Published: May 27, 2020 09:41

Job Description

Experienced family PA to join a well-establish mid-tier law firm and support a friendly team of family law specialists. Collaborative and inclusive culture.

  • Well-established CBD law firm with an outstanding reputation
  • Work with a friendly team of accredited family specialists
  • Take ownership of a busy and varied role


One of Melbourne's premier mid-tier law firms is known for providing an exceptional level of service to their clients while fostering a collaborative and inclusive team culture. There is great interaction between support staff and fee earners and a solid body of staff who appreciate and enjoy their working environment.


As a legal secretary, you will be supporting a well-respected family law team who advise 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 strong secretarial experience in a law firm as well as:

  • Solid recent experience in family law is essential
  • Demonstrate advanced administration and organisation skills
  • Strong computer skills including MS Office, typing and formatting skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


  • Attractive salary package on offer up to $75,000 package
  • Be part of friendly and collaborative team of dedicated accredited family law specialists
  • Varied role with high level of autonomy for you to take ownership of this role
  • Ongoing training and professional development provided


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: SL260520
Email: stephanie.lim@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: 0422 420 072