PLT Placement / Paralegal

  • Korn MacDougall Legal Pty Ltd
  • Apr 17, 2019
Part-time PLT Work Experience Placement Criminal & Civil Law Environment & Planning Law Family Law

Job Description

Korn MacDougall Legal is seeking PLT students to work alongside our experienced and professional team. As a PLT student you will develop practical and procedural legal experience and skills across various practice areas including criminal, land and environment, family and civil law.

We have a 2 placements available Monday - Friday but are ideally looking for someone who can work 9am to 5.30pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Immediate start.

Through the PLT placement, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Correspond with current clients and enquirers over the phone and in person regarding legal matters;
  • Observe court proceedings alongside Solicitors in the Local, District and Supreme Courts
  • Sit in, observe and take notes during client appointments;
  • Undertake legal research relevant to client matters;
  • Review and organise client documents; 
  • Contact clients to schedule and confirm appointments; 
  • Support the Practice Manager and Solicitors and; and
  • Develop procedural knowledge of the Law

Please note this is an unpaid position.

You must:

  • Have completed or be close to completing College of Law, or its equivalent at a participating university;
  • Ideally be able to work at least 2 days a week; and
  • Undertake a minimum of 30 days of practical legal training at Korn MacDougall Legal. 

How to Apply:

Email your Resume and cover letter to Phoebe MacDougall at 
Please ensure your cover letter includes:
·  your available start date, your preferred days, how many days placement you can commit to and the details of your GDLP provider.

Organisation Name

Korn MacDougall Legal

Landline phone

02 8041 4900

Contact Name

Phoebe MacDougall

Email address

Street Address

Suite 1503, 388 Pitt Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Job Level

Any Level

State / Province / Region

New South Wales