Family Lawyer | Associate/Senior Associate - HEAD OF FAMILY LAW

REF 120623J


Legal — Family Law


Brisbane — QLD


Full Time


Family Lawyer | Associate or Senior Associate | Brisbane

A rapidly growing, interstate law firm is seeking an experienced senior Family Lawyer to head up their Brisbane office

This leading law firm delivers a full suite of Family Law and business/commercial legal service to a high calibre private client base and an outstanding career path is on offer. This is a progressive team of talented and energetic professionals that will ensure coming to work each day is collaborative and rewarding.

About the role: 
As a senior in the team, you will have an opportunity to take on a leadership role, joining a busy, dynamic team offering genuine progression for your career and delivering high quality work.  The team is looking to hire a senior Family Lawyer to their head their family law team in their expanding Brisbane offices. This opportunity will see you lead and reap rewards for your career. This is a friendly team offering a supportive, professional work environment.

You will work closely with accomplished senior practitioners, gaining further valuable experience in all aspects of Family Law matters including:

  • Property Settlement
  • Parenting Orders
  • Divorce/Separation
  • De Facto relationships
  • Same sex relationships
  • Domestic Violence

About you:
You will ideally have a minimum of 5 - 7 years' PAE, primarily focused on Family Law matters but welcoming to Special Counsel/Accredited Specialists. Billable expectations are 6 hours per day with plenty of very good quality private family law matters to reach your target and plenty of support to ensure you can do what you do best for your clients.

To be successful you will have :- 

  • a demonstrated history of solid family law experience and natural abilities to lead a team
  • ambition to take your career to the next level
  • a genuine interest in providing your clients with the best legal representation and solutions
  • polished spoken and written communication skills and the ability to convey clear and sound advice to assist with necessary negotiations
  • the natural ability to manage competing priorities
  • confidence and experience to run matters autonomously and enjoy working closely on high quality client matters, giving quality client service consistently
  • interest to mentor junior lawyers

In exchange for your expertise, you will be offered :-

  • A competitive, above-market salary
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Health and well being initiatives
  • The opportunity to head a Family Law division in Brisbane
  • Career development
  • Onsite parking

Interstate candidates are welcome to apply!

If you want to find out more, give the team at DiMention Recruitment a call today (07) 3123-4001 / (07) 5501 9242 and quote reference “120623J” and apply now!

Only candidates with the relevant experience will be contacted.

Diane Macleod | Director| 0400 754 091

Stephanie White - Senior Associate | 0400 253 770

Jose Barreto - Senior Associate | 0400 762 009


If you would like to apply for this position please complete the below form and upload your cover letter and CV.

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