Solicitor

  • Appius Lawyers
  • Balcatta WA, Australia
  • 06 Jan, 2023
Part time Commercial Law Criminal Law Family Law General Practice Property Law Wills & Estates Law Other

Job Description

We are a small suburban law firm. Our practice involves family law, wills and estates and criminal law, contractual disputes including commercial leases, debt recovery, and litigation.

We are seeking a generalist solicitor with a minimum of 2+ years PAE to join our Team.

You will work in a broad range of areas including Family Law, Criminal and general Contract Law.

The role being offered is at first on a part time basis (4 days per week), and would suit a hardworking, autonomous lawyer in need of flexible hours.

Job Tasks and responsibilities

  • Drafting, preparation and review of legal agreements and documents with an exceptional attention to detail and follow instructions from the principal solicitor
  • Appear in Court for a variety of different matters
  • Client interaction including correspondence, advising and conference under the direction and supervision of the acting solicitor
  • Familiarity with time recording and billable hours
  • Legal research
  • General management of both hard copy and electronic file

 Skill and experience

  •  Have a minimum of 2+ years PAE
  • Demonstrated court work experience
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills with a meticulous eye for detail
  • A good working knowledge of the law
  • Strong time management, problem solving and organisation skills
  • Ability to communicate with clients from all backgrounds and walks of life
  • Demonstrated ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure
  • Ability to build rapport and collaborate with others within the company and externally

 If you are interested in this position, please send your resume and a one page covering letter, letting us know how you meet the requirements for the role and why you would love to have this job to info@appius.com.au

Applications will close on 16 December 2022 or until we find a successful applicant.

IMMEDIATE START.

Firm or Organisation Name

Appius Lawyers

Contact Name

Yashar Bahmani

Email Address

info@appius.com.au

Job Level

Post-admission

Country

Australia

State

Western Australia