Practical Legal Training Placement

  • Davityan Lawyers
  • Dec 07, 2018
Part-time PLT Work Experience Placement Commercial & Corporate Law Family Law Immigration Law Wills & Estates General Practice

Job Description

Davityan Lawyers is an expanding Sydney-based law firm with an opportunity for a talented and enthusiastic individual for Practical Legal Training (PLT) placement. We practice in the areas of commercial litigation, family law, migration law, wills and estates and dispute resolution. Our client base includes both commercial and individual clients.

The Position

We are currently offering two Practical Legal Training (PLT) placements to final year and recently graduated law students. You will be working as part of a team of solicitors and other support staff on commercial, family and migration matters. This placement satisfies the practical experience requirements for admission as a Solicitor in NSW. 

Responsibilities include assisting our solicitors with:

  • Legal research;
  • Drafting emails, submissions and court documents;
  • Preparing costs agreements and disclosures,
  • Preparing and lodging visa applications, merits review applications, judicial review applications and other related applications

Eligibility:

  • Recently completed or in final year of law degree;
  • Ability to work collaboratively with colleagues as well as individually;
  • Good work ethic with a pro-active and can-do attitude;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • The ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment with strong problem-solving skills;
  • Display good organisation and time management skills; and
  • Have desire to expand and develop your knowledge in various fields of law.

To apply:

Please send your resume, academic transcript and cover letter to info@davityanlawyers.com.

Whilst the position is full-time, we will also consider candidates with part-time availability. Please provide details of your availability in your cover letter. 

This vocational placement will remain open until the suitable candidates are found. 

Organisation Name

Davityan Lawyers

Contact Name

Shahen Davityan

Email address

info@davityanlawyers.com

Street Address

Suite 301, Level 3, 507 Kent Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Job Level

Graduate Pre-admission

State / Province / Region

New South Wales

Country

Australia