Feb 27, 2019Full-time
Unique Junior Lawyer Role – Rosendorff Lawyers The role We are looking for a bright, enthusiastic junior lawyer to join our growing boutique commercial practice. Graduates with outstanding results from reputable universities are encouraged to apply. The role will be a mix of commercial and litigious work, and you will be exposed to a broad range of interesting matters. This is an unique and amazing role for someone who has the intellectual and emotional intelligence to stamp their personality on the practice of law at an early stage of their career. What you would do Hopefully no two days will be the same. You will be given the opportunity to draft various commercial agreements, run litigious files in areas such as IP, building and construction, Owners Corporation, insurance, shareholder and various Consumer Law matters. You would be responsible for taking thorough instructions from clients, investigating every issue that arises on your matters, providing bold and commercial advice to clients, developing strategies, briefing counsel, drafting pleadings, witness statements and the list goes on. You would know when to ask for assistance and when you should solve problems on your own. What you need to be good at this job You will: have been admitted or are close to being admitted have outstanding results from a reputable Australian law school preferably be able to speak Mandarin or another second language have outstanding drafting and verbal communication skills be very organised and have strong time management skills have initiative, common sense and be proactive in advancing the files you have carriage of without waiting to be asked to do something hopefully have some experience in a commercial law environment be honest in all your dealings with clients, fellow employees and yourself be an Australian permanent resident be a quick learner be able to market the firm and grow its client base with your engaging personality Remuneration You will be paid a competitive salary based on experience and your potential to grow the firm and its good name. Why choose this firm? This is your chance to get your hands dirty doing real legal work, gain immediate client contact, and develop yourself into an outstanding junior lawyer. You will receive all the mentoring you require and will be attracted to working in a smaller firm that is down to earth and gives excellent value and service to its clients. How to apply? Please forward your resume, an authenticated transcript of your results and a one-page cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org setting out how your skills would be suitable for this role.