Criminal Law Clerk (Part Time)

  • Birchgrove Legal
  • Sydney
  • 22 Nov, 2022
Part time Criminal & Civil Law

Job Description

CRIMINAL LAW CLERK

About Us 

Established in 2012, Birchgrove Legal is located in the Sydney CBD and has a fast-paced criminal and civil practice focused on providing optimal results for our clients.

The Role

A part time opportunity (minimum 3 days per week) exists for a final year law student or law graduate to join our criminal law team.

Key duties of the role will include:

-        Providing administrative assistance to our criminal solicitors.

-        Drafting correspondence to the client, counsel, prosecution and/or court.

-        Completing and filing court forms.

-        Communicating with clients.

-        Preparing materials for counsel and court.

-        Legal research.

This role will expose the successful applicant to a variety of criminal law work. Training and support will be provided and there is the opportunity for growth and greater responsibilities in time.

Key Skills & Attributes

 The successful applicant will ideally have:

-        An interest in criminal law.

-        Started or recently completed their final year of study.

-        A good attitude and keenness to learn and apply their skills.

-        Demonstrated organization and time-management skills.

-        Competent communication skills – written and verbal.

-        Ability to follow directions and use their initiative.

 To be considered for this role, please submit to admin@birchgrovelegal.com.au the following; 

  • your Availability,
  • your Resume and
  • a Cover Letter outlining (1) why you are interested in Criminal Law and (2) any previous exposure or experience you may have had.

Firm or Organisation Name

Birchgrove Legal

Contact Name

Rebecka Edwards

Email Address

admin@birchgrovelegal.com.au

Telephone

0290181067

Job Level

Law Student, Graduate - Pre-admission

Country

Australia

State

New South Wales