Legal Secretary - Litigation

Legal Secretary - Litigation

Job Title: Legal Secretary - Litigation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Salary: AU$65000 - AU$75000 per annum
Reference: SL2886_1580865692
Contact Name: Stephanie Lim
Contact Email: stephanie@legaleagles.careers
Job Published: February 05, 2020 12:21

Job Description

  • One of Melbourne's most established law firms
  • Support a Partner level in a cohesive team environment
  • Competitive salary on offer with a wide range of employee benefits


A leading mid-tier law firm centrally located in Melbourne CBD is well-known nationally for providing clients with exceptional advice across many areas of law whilst maintaining an inclusive, diverse, relaxed and supportive workplace culture.


As a Legal Secretary, you will be an integral member of the litigation team supporting a Partner and a few junior lawyers.

Your main duties will include:

  • Diary and email management
  • Drafting and amending court documents and correspondence
  • Preparing and collating briefs for Counsel
  • Liaising with clients, the courts and internal stakeholders
  • File management
  • Monthly billing


To be successful in this role, you will have previous secretarial experience working in a law firm as well as:

  • Commercial litigation or disputes resolution experience will be highly regarded but not essential
  • Advanced knowledge of MS office and strong computer/IT skills
  • Professional presentation and excellent phone manner
  • High level of organisation and the ability to meet multiple deadlines
  • Ability to work autonomously and within a team


  • Attractive salary of up to $75,000 package
  • Be part of a fantastic firm that is genuinely interested in developing their staff by providing ongoing professional learning and development program
  • Collaborative culture that respects, rewards and values input from all levels
  • Additional benefits such as flexible work arrangements, health and wellbeing programs, social activities and functions throughout the year

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: SL2886
Email: stephanie.lim@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (03) 8602 7405