Senior Legal Assistant - Family Law

Senior Legal Assistant - Family Law

Job Title: Senior Legal Assistant - Family Law
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Salary: AU$70000 - AU$81000 per annum + Package
Reference: AOD19537_1583994600
Contact Name: April O'Dempsey
Contact Email: april@legaleagles.careers
Job Published: March 12, 2020 17:30

Job Description

  • Supporting a Partner and Special Counsel
  • Family Law work
  • Excellent opportunity to join an established and successful national law firm

The role

As a Senior Family Law Legal Assistant, you will be supporting a Partner and Special Counsel. Duties involve preparation and drafting of court documents, typing and collating of Briefs for Counsel, assisting with trial preparation, drafting correspondence, typing, editing documents, arranging meetings and conferences, diary and email management, travel arrangements, telephone contact with clients, searches, billings and general administration duties. It is all Private Client work.


You will have a minimum of 5 years Legal Secretarial experience. Some Family Law Legal Secretarial experience is also essential. A minimum of 60 wpm and intermediate Word skills are also essential.

The Law Firm/ Salary

Excellent opportunity to join a National mid tier Law firm. Down to earth culture. Have 16 staff in Brisbane office and growing. Salary between $70,000 - $81,000 including superannuation, dependent upon experience.

Please click on the 'Apply for this job' button or email april.odempsey@empiregroup.com.au direct. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities please contact:

April O'Dempsey (SK91173A)
Ref No: AOD19537
Email: april.odempsey@empiregroup.com.au

Phone: (07) 3231 1203

Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.