May 31, 2019Full-time
WA Legal is a small firm specialising in personal injury and family law. Our firm prides itself on quality service and professionalism in a dynamic and fast-paced environment. We are committed to assisting in the professional development of young lawyers. We currently have an invaluable unpaid Legal Practice Experience Placement opportunity for the right person to participate in our internship programme and to learn essential legal practice skills in a friendly environment. The placement provides the opportunity to develop and carry out, under supervision, a range of tasks including: drafting, filing and service of court documents preparation of legal research memoranda attending and assisting counsel in court attending client interviews and general administrative tasks. Selection Criteria Essential: completed or near completing their law degree prepared to work independently under the supervision of senior practitioners dedicated, hard-working, well organised and have a keen eye for detail strong written and oral communication skills a strong desire to practice in the areas of the firm's speciality Preferred: some previous experience working in a legal environment superlative client service skills and a good telephone manner available 5 days per week This placement opportunity is available immediately. Interested applicants should forward their curriculum vitae, most recent academic transcript and a cover letter, demonstrating their suitability according to the above selection criteria to email@example.com . Applications not addressing the above criteria will not be considered. Successful applicants will be contacted for an interview.