FAMILY LAWYER - Cairns Office

REF 231023M


Legal — Family Law


Cairns — QLD


Full Time



Are you willing to relocate for the benefit of your career and lifestyle?

  • Enjoy lower costs of living
  • Plenty of sunshine
  • Work life balance
  • Quality work at your finger tips

The list goes on of why you should consider Cairns! 

An extremely rare opportunity now exists for a 2nd - 4th year Lawyer with solid foundations in Family Law to enjoy top quality mentoring in a Cairns based firm.

If you have been dreaming of genuine open door access to a Senior Family Lawyer who is  highly regarded and also generous with their time, this role is worthy of your consideration! 

Joining this team would see you welcomed into an environment that is collaborate and conducive to your continued career development.  If you want to join a team where your Principal leads by example, and you want to be supported to run your own matters and have learning and development opportunities by collaborating with a Senior Lawyer on matters, look no further!

You will be able to:

  • Attend to a broad range of Property, Parenting and Domestic Violence matters;
  • Work autonomously on your own matters, and collaborate with more senior lawyers on complex and challenging matters;
  • Meet deadlines and prioritise urgent matters;
  • Approach your matters with compassion and professionalism;
  • Assimilate into a cohesive team.

You will need:

  • A minimum of 2 years current post admission experience in Family Law;
  • Strong communication skills and resilience to assist clients through stressful periods in their lives;
  • Excellent drafting skills; and
  • A desire to pursue a career in Family Law!

The successful candidate can expect to join a firm that values each of it's employees, and that wants you to grow and develop with the firm as time goes on.  Candidates with a passion for being proactive in the industry in terms of networking and business development will be supported in these endeavours, but there is certainly plenty of work ready and waiting for you to keep you busy, you won't need to find your own work here!

This is an excellent opportunity for a Family Lawyer with at least 2 years PAE looking to gain quality experience in a supportive environment.  Your learning and development will be second to none in this team that is incredibly client focused.

FOR A CONFIDENTIAL DISCUSSION CALL The DiMention Recruitment Team on (07) 5501 9242 / (07) 3123-4001 and quote reference "231023M" or apply now to be considered.

Please note that only candidates with the necessary experience will be contacted. 


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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