Paralegal – Environment & Planning – 2-3 days per week

  • Beatty Hughes and Associates Pty Ltd
  • Sydney NSW, Australia
  • 09 Jul, 2024
Casual Environment, Social & Governance Law

Job Description

Beatty Hughes & Associates is a leading boutique planning, environment, valuation and heritage law practice located in the Sydney CBD. 

We are hiring a paralegal to support our team of lawyers and other staff with duties including: legal research, assisting with court preparation, administrative tasks (filing, document preparation, assisting with office management) and other general paralegal duties.

This is a casual position, with a minimum of two days per week during term time, and additional days of work available by mutual agreement during holiday periods. Beatty Hughes & Associates recognises the study commitments of law students, and are accommodating of assessment and exam schedules.

Continued availability throughout September-October-November 2024 is essential (that is, please do not apply if you have extended travel or are otherwise unavailable during this period).

Ideally, applicants will be in their second or third year of their LLB.

Preferred applicants will have: 

  • relevant prior experience, either at a law firm or in an administrative role;
  • a demonstrated interest in environment and planning law; and 
  • a high level of success in their legal studies, as demonstrated by any relevant experience (such as academic excellence, legal competition participation, extra-curricular legal research


Please note that this is not a remote position. The successful applicant will be required to work from our Sydney CBD office.

To apply for this position, please send, in PDF format, a cover letter, CV and academic transcript to with the subject line: “Paralegal Application – [Your full name]”. Please include your days of availability in your cover letter or cover email.


Firm or Organisation Name

Beatty Hughes

Contact Name

Bridget Edwards

Email Address


02 8203 2381

Job Level

Any level


Legal services




New South Wales