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Litigation Paralegal

Litigation Paralegal

Job Title: Litigation Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Industry:
Salary: AU$85000 - AU$100000 per annum + package + Immediate start
Reference: SL081220_1607408181
Contact Name: Stephanie Lim
Contact Email: stephanie@legaleagles.careers
Job Published: December 08, 2020 17:16

Job Description

Use your solid commercial litigation and disputes resolution in this fast-paced role. Boutique commercial law firm in a modern CBD office. Down to earth team culture.

  • Career paralegal with strong organisational and drafting skills
  • Support a lovely and down to earth litigation team
  • Highly competitive salary up to $100,000 package

THE FIRM

Our client is a progressive boutique commercial law firm with a modern office in the heart of the CBD. The firm prides themselves on their high-quality work whilst having a friendly and welcoming office environment.

THE ROLE

Due to a recent promotion, the firm is seeking an experienced career paralegal to support their litigation practice.

As a paralegal in the Commercial Litigation team, you will be supporting a partner, senior associate and 2 lawyers across a variety of complex commercial litigation and dispute resolution matters.

Your main duties include:

  • Proactive diary, phone and email management
  • Drafting correspondence, prepare letters and court documents
  • Assisting with court preparation including court filing and briefs to Counsel
  • Liaising directly with clients, solicitors and other stakeholders
  • Monthly billing and client reporting

ABOUT YOU

To be successful in this litigation paralegal position, you will ideally have:

  • Solid experience as a paralegal or legal assistant working in a commercial litigation practice is essential
  • Advanced computer skills including MS Office and formatting skills
  • Excellent phone manner and strong client liaison skills
  • Ability to work autonomously in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated organisational skills to manage competing priorities

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?

  • Attractive remuneration up to $100,000 package
  • Great onboarding and training process with innovative technology in place
  • Support and mentorship by an approachable and forward-thinking Team Lead
  • Be part of a firm that has a realistic approach to budget and actively encourages a work life balance

TO APPLY

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: SL081220
Email: stephanie.lim@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (03) 8602 7405

Applications close 8 January 2021. Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.