Casual Paralegal - expressions of interest

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Mar 06, 2019
Full-time PLT Work Experience Placement

Job Description

Corrs Chambers Westgarth is one of Australia's leading national law firms.  The Legal Technology Solutions group manages Corrs paralegals and is currently recruiting in the Sydney office for paralegals who are available to start immediately or at least by early to mid November.  We are seeking applicants who have either completed their legal studies, are in the final stages of their law degree or undertaking practical legal training. This is an ideal opportunity to gain the practical experience that is required to complete admission requirements.

 

To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team, and interact with people from different backgrounds in an energetic way to achieve common goals. Previous experience in the legal industry is an advantage but not required, however you must have a track record of performing above expectations both academically and in your extra-curricular activities.

 

Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • reviewing documents on case management databases;
  • reviewing, sorting and collating hard copies of documents;
  • data entry and electronic file management;
  • court filing, collections and deliveries;
  • undertaking tasks assigned by the legal team including research; and
  • photocopying.

These positions will provide you with the opportunity to obtain quality legal experience and experience working in a top tier law firm. Please note that these positions will not lead to permanent employment in a legal capacity at Corrs.

 

Application:

When you apply, please include your resume and a copy of your official academic transcript (academic results printed from a website will not be accepted). Also include in your application the date you expect to complete your law degree and the contact details for at least two referees.  If you have any questions, please contact Tanya Green on email: lts.paralegal@corrs.com.au otherwise please click Apply Now to submit your application

 Applications close Friday 22 March 2019.

Organisation Name

Corrs Chambers Westgarth

Contact Name

Tanya Green

Street Address

8-12 Chifley Square, Sydney NSW 2000

Job Level

Any Level

State / Province / Region

New South Wales

Country

Australia