Graduate Lawyer / Junior Solicitor (up to 2 years)

  • Wickham Lawyers Pty Ltd
  • Spring Hill QLD, Australia
  • 15 Sep, 2023
Full time Administrative Law Commercial Law Criminal Law Family Law General Practice Immigration Law Property Law

Job Description

We are looking for a bright, enthusiastic Junior Lawyer (0-2) years or a Law Graduate to join our team.

The position requires you to have a “can-do” attitude. You will be responsible for providing legal support to partners and lawyers predominately in the migration/commercial areas as well as managing your own files.

We require someone who is self-motivated, resourceful and with good legal research skills. The ability to engage collaboratively with others, having a confident positive approach to work and strong written and communication skills.

The successful applicant will have the following experience and qualifications:

  • current practising certificate or the ability to hold a current practising certificate (restricted or unrestricted),
  • experience in and knowledge of our main practice areas, though training will be provided for the successful applicant as required,
  • approachable and friendly demeanor and the ability to fit within our team,
  • self-motivated, able to multi-task and able to work with minimal supervision,
  • adaptable and strong work ethic and the ability to show initiative when needed,
  • demonstrated client focus and the ability to foster strong working and client relationships,
  • Working closely with clients throughout all stages of their matters with a strong focus on client care,
  • Liaising with your clients, including taking instructions, maintaining communication and providing advice throughout the course of their matters,
  • Providing legal advice and professional legal services in an accurate and timely way to achieve the best outcome for your client,
  • Conducting thorough legal research, with the ability to produce strong written work, including outlines, submissions, etc;
  • excellent file management and organisational skills, as well as the ability to manage your time well,
  • excellent written and oral communication skills,

The starting date is negotiable and salary will be based on level of experience.

We welcome all types of applicants for these positions, including who are in the final stages of their law degree; who have completed their law degree; or who have already been admitted.

If you meet the above criteria and would like to work in a supportive firm with a variety of work to ensure you are never bored, then we would like to hear from you. Applications can be submitted via email to and if you have any questions please contact Vikas Jain, Principal Solicitor, on 0420 855 580. Applications close 10 October 2023.

Your application, including your resume, must also address the following questions:

  • Why do you want to work with us?
  • What is your favourite part of being a lawyer?
  • What do you like to do when you’re not being a lawyer?
  • Do you seek any other languages?

Please note that all applicants must be Australian Citizens or hold Australian Residency to be considered for this position.

Firm or Organisation Name

Wickham Lawyers Pty Ltd

Contact Name

Vikas Jain

Email Address


0420 855 580

Job Level

Graduate - Pre-admission, Post-admission, Any level


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