Graduate-at-Law

  • Murdock Cheng Legal Practice
  • Mar 25, 2020
Part-time PLT Work Experience Placement

Job Description

We are seeking those in their penultimate/final year or graduate to complete their vocational workplace experience at MCLP in fulfilment of the Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice. You will be required to perform legal tasks delegated to you as well as general administrative duties on a part-time or full-time, voluntary basis. Our Melbourne office primarily practices in the areas of litigation and corporate and commercial law. There will be limited to no conveyancing. The role will involve:

  • telephone answering and message taking;
  • greeting clients and manning boardroom;
  • legal research;
  • file management;
  • assisting in preparation of legal documents;
  • drafting correspondences;
  • collecting incoming mail;
  • delivering documents and filing court documents; and
  • multi-tasking.

 The successful applicant will possess the following characteristics:

  • able to prioritise tasks and multi-tasking;
  • excellent oral and written communications skills;
  • friendly;
  • high attention to detail;
  • mature, positive attitude and professional dressed;
  • good computer skills; and
  • ability to balance work with study.

 Our Melbourne office enjoys a highly collegiate and close-knit culture. The role would be well-suited to someone who is outgoing, whilst at the same time professional and focused.

Preferably at least 2 - 5 days a week.

Due to COVID-19, this placement will be under our Work From Home Policy, whereby the successful applicant will participate in daily Zoom video conferences, and participate in our Slack group for daily communications. This role will not be in our physical office until further notice.

Only successful applicants will be contacted and all interviews will be held via Zoom conferencing.

Organisation Name

MurdockCheng Legal Practice

Landline phone

(03) 8899 7870

Contact Name

Paul Cenoz

Email address

pcenoz@mclp.com.au

Street Address

4-8 Osborne Street

Job Level

Graduate Pre-admission

State / Province / Region

Victoria

Country

Australia