Family Law Solicitor

  • Cinque Oakley Bryant Lawyers
  • Ballarat VIC, Australia
  • 11 Feb, 2024
Full time Family Law

Job Description

Family Lawyer

Cinque Oakley Bryant Lawyers

We are a well known, reputable boutique law firm, seeking a proactive Family Lawyer to join a supportive team environment within our busy practice. The position is available immediately and provides immense opportunities for growth and career progression.  We have excellent working conditions and a strong culture that is relaxed, flexible and friendly. This is a rare opportunity to join in a long established law firm which prides itself on offering clients quality and professional advice, and which provides a supportive working environment.

Our firm specialises in dispute resolution, family law matters, conveyancing, wills, and estate planning. Our firm prides itself on the calibre of its people and the quality of its clients. Our team of lawyers and paralegals are highly skilled passionate and ambitious, whilst also being friendly and supportive of each other.  

The successful candidate will be working on a range of interesting and sometimes complex Family Law cases. Your responsibilities will include providing a high level of legal advice, as a Lawyer alongside a Senior Lawyer within our Family Law team. You will need to possess strong technical skills with the ability to manage a significant and complex file load with autonomy. You will need to be passionate and committed to achieving successful outcomes for our clients.  

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be motivated, highly organised and able to manage a busy, ever changing work environment
  • Be well presented with a confident, hardworking professional approach;
  • Have eagerness & ability to handle challenging/complex matters with strong drafting skills & a keen eye for detail;
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to build relationships and trust;
  • Be confident in a fast-paced environment, with strong time management and organisation skills;
  • Be solutions focused and proactive about delivering quality outcomes.
  • Appear as an advocate, engage in caseload management and provide legal advice/information to a range of clients;
  • Have a high level of resilience and emotional intelligence;
  • Understand the Family Law Act and family law practice and procedure generally;
  • A knowledge and experience in Child Protection matters is preferred but not essential;

The salary package will be commensurate with the skills and experience of the successful candidate.

If you fulfil the above criteria, we would love to hear from you.  Please email your covering letter and a copy of your resume to the Office Manager, Sarah Britten at sarah@coblawyers.com.au 

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. 

Applications close on 1 March 2024 

Firm or Organisation Name

Cinque Oakley Bryant Lawyers

Contact Name

Sarah Britten

Email Address

sarah@coblawyers.com.au

Telephone

0353315466

Job Level

Law Student, Graduate - Pre-admission, Post-admission

Sector

Legal services

Country

Australia

State

Victoria