• Wallace & Wallace Lawyers
  • Sep 13, 2019
Full-time PLT Work Experience Placement

Job Description


We invite law students in their final two years of their law degree to apply for a one week clerkship at our firm in the 2019-2020 summer break or in the 2020 winter break. Applicants who have a particular interest in seeking fulltime work as a graduate when they finish their law degree or who wish to start working fulltime while finishing their degree externally are particularly encouraged to apply.

We are a mid sized firm of 17 professional staff and a total staff of approximately 40. The firm is highly regarded having been established nearly 50 years ago. The firm comprises teams of lawyers practicing in the following fields:-

  • commercial and property law;
  • personal injury law;
  • family law;
  • commercial litigation;
  • criminal law.

This opportunity will enable you to work with all members of each team, including Accredited Specialist Partners.

The firm encourages applications from graduates who:-

  • have a connection with Mackay or similar regional area or a real desire to live and work in Mackay;
  • are looking to develop and progress their career and are willing to relocate to and remain in Mackay in the long term; and
  • have good interpersonal skills and a positive attitude.

Further information about the firm can be found on our website 

Applications close on 25 October 2019 with interviews to be conducted in November 2019. When forwarding your application you should include your resume, academic transcript and details of your higher school education including OP rank. Your covering letter should also advise the dates you are available to work over either or both the summer and/or winter breaks and whether you have a field of law in which you have a particular interest.

Applications should be marked for the attention of the Managing Partner and emailed to 

Organisation Name

Wallace & Wallace Lawyers

Landline phone


Contact Name

Brett Johnson

Email address

Street Address

60 Sydney Street

Job Level

Law Student

State / Province / Region