Graduate/Junior Litigation Solicitor

  • Ken Cush and Associates
  • Oct 12, 2021
Full-time Litigation & Dispute Resolution Personal Injury Law Wills & Estates

Job Description

We are looking for a confident and motivated junior solicitor to join our busy practice in late November 2021.  This will be a full-time permanent position after probation period.

Key Role Responsibilities

  • Supporting members of the team including our Executive Counsel and barristers.
  • Preparing, reviewing and working on Court and other legal documents.
  • Meeting with and speaking to clients via face to face, zoom and telephone.
  • Legal research.
  • Appearing in Courts and Tribunals around Australia.

Essential Skills

  • Commencement or completion of GDLP.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Confidence to manage challenges.
  • Displaying initiative in identifying and proposing solutions to challenges.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Well organised with an attention to detail.
  • Ability to work well in a team.
  • Capacity to take instructions and ensure procedures are followed.


  • One to three years’ experience in a personal injury firm (in a support, paralegal or solicitor role).
  • Experience with LEAP software and all MS Office applications.


  • Working as part of a boutique and award-winning firm specialising in personal injuries and human rights law.
  • Modern offices on Lonsdale Street in Braddon (coffee capital of Canberra).
  • Employee assistance program.
  • Close team environment in which a sense of humour is essential.
  • Regular staff functions throughout the year.

Please send your cover letter and CV to

Organisation Name

Ken Cush and Associates

Landline phone

02 6147 3602

Contact Name

Jane Darby

Email address

Street Address

Level 1, ARTE Building, 10-12 Lonsdale Street, Braddon ACT 2612

Job Level

Any Level

State / Province / Region

Australian Capital Territory