Paralegal/PLT

  • LY Lawyers
  • Sydney NSW, Australia
  • 14 May, 2024
Full time, Part time PLT Work Experience Placement

Job Description

Ly Lawyers is a highly reputable Sydney Criminal Law firm with offices in Sydney CBD, Liverpool and Wollongong. We are seeking a paralegal/PLT student to work from our Sydney CBD office. The position is suitable for students completing their PLT as it is currently an unpaid position but may become paid in the future. 

In this role, you will work directly with the Principal solicitor and assist senior solicitors in a supportive team. This is an excellent opportunity to learn from an accredited specialist in Criminal Law. You will be exposed to serious criminal law matters and you will receive exposure to court cases and attend district and supreme court trials with leading advocates in practice. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Liaising directly with solicitors 
  • Undertaking legal research
  • Acting on instructions from solicitors 
  • Drafting documents and correspondence 
  • General office duties
  • Attending court appearances

Personal Attributes

  • Self-motivated and result driven individual
  • Good time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability prioritise and meet deadlines
  • Excellent research skills
  • Interest in Criminal Law

Experience is not required, but preferred.

Email CV and cover letter to info@lylawyers.com.au

Firm or Organisation Name

Ly Lawyers PTY LTD

Contact Name

Adam Ly

Email Address

info@lylawyers.com.au

Telephone

1300595299

Job Level

Law Student, Graduate - Pre-admission

Sector

Legal services

Country

Australia

State

New South Wales