Legal Assistant - 3 Months contract

  • Slater and Gordon
  • Apr 17, 2019
Full-time Litigation & Dispute Resolution Personal Injury Law

Job Description

Legal Assistant (three month contract)

The opportunity and role

Our busy and thriving Motor Vehicle Accident practice in Sydney requires the support of an experienced Legal Assistant to assist for a period of three months. 

You will be supporting an experienced practitioner and working as part of a high performing team.  

This role will help support and drive the practice. You can expect to be involved in a wide range of duties and take responsibility for administration aspects of client files.

Responsibilities will include: 

  • Liaising with clients, lawyers and stakeholders
  • Preparing briefs, legal documents and letters
  • Arranging appointments for clients
  • Generating reports
  • Maintaining data records
  • Billing and account administration
  • Diary and email management

To be successful

You will be an experienced Legal Assistant with exposure to Personal Injury Law. You will have previously worked within a fast paced team environment with conflicting deadlines and common
goals. 

The following capabilities and qualities will be highly regarded:

  • Proven ability in producing high quality legal documents
  • Outstanding client service and communication skills
  • An ability to manage your own time
  • An ability to deal sensitively with clients
  • Passionate about social justice and plaintiff law

About us

Slater and Gordon is a leading Australian Personal Injury law firm. Our people are passionate advocates for clients, providing a personal and caring service. 

We pride ourselves on offering accessible, world class legal services to people from all backgrounds and socio-economic circumstances. 

At Slater and Gordon you’re exposed to varied and interesting work and the constant opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of everyday people.

Slater and Gordon employees enjoy a genuine opportunity for professional development in an
environment that values and recognises high performance.

Organisation Name

Slater and Gordon Lawyers

Contact Name

Alex Lopes

Job Level

Any Level

State / Province / Region

New South Wales

Country

Australia