LITIGATION PARALEGAL | 2 - 3 years experience

REF 160822K

CATEGORY:

Legal — Law Clerks & Paralegals

LOCATION:

Gold Coast — QLD

WORK TYPE:

Full Time

JOB DETAILS:

ARE YOU A PARALEGAL WITH:

  • 2 - 3 years + legal industry experience? Litigation is advantageous
  • Experience within Litigation, Insolvency, Family, Insurance or Commercial law?
  • A can-do professional attitude with strong attention to detail

If YOU said yes to the above then read on…

A highly regarded Queensland law firm is looking to appoint a Litigation Paralegal to support a busy Litigation & Insolvency team.  The team is busy and the standards are high. If you love that no two days are the same and you can work very close to the beach and cafe's -  you will love working in this team. If working for friendly dynamic colleagues is important to you -  then you have found your firm! This practice offers a wealth of talent, multiple areas of law and the ability to learn from those around you and above you!

Career progression is on offer!

The Role:
This exciting opportunity will see you working across a broad range of Litigation and Insolvency matters, and could be the step up in your career that you've been waiting for! Be mentored by a talented and highly regarded Lawyer and Special Counsel in a friendly and approachable team. No question is silly and you will certainly share a laugh during the day.

As a Paralegal you will have exposure to a broad range of interesting and high quality matters.

Responsibilities include:

  • Drafting and amending documents;
  • Compiling briefs and court documents;
  • Drafting general correspondence;
  • File Management;
  • Conducting research;
  • Liaising with clients, authorities and practitioners;
  • Time recording;
  • End of month billing; and
  • General Paralegal and Administrative support tasks as required.

About you:
Working as a Paralegal in Litigation, you will:

  • Have a minimum of 2 - 3 years’ Paralegal experience gained in a Litigation practice, (though someone with extensive legal secretarial experience in a litigation practice will be considered);
  • Feel confident using LEAP Legal Software (highly regarded - not essential)
  • Be well presented and possess an excellent phone manner;
  • Possess a strong desire to make a long-term career with the firm;
  • A confident and friendly personality to work in a team environment;
  • Be Flexible adaptable and reliable at all times;
  • Confidence to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment;
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to build rapport with clients; and
  • A dedicated approach to your work with a desire to go above and beyond for both your clients and employer.

Benefits on offer:

  • Friendly and professional team environment - get the job done but share a giggle
  • Very interesting and high quality work matters - great experience for YOU!
  • Work alongside highly regarded Team Leaders and Partners - be mentored
  • Excellent practice management system and top technology software
  • Be paid your worth - great salary on offer!
  • Centrally located in brand new offices - few minutes from the beach / cafes

If you think you have what it takes to complete the required duties for this role, give the team at DiMention Recruitment a call today and quote reference "160822K" or apply now! (07) 3123-4001 / (07) 5501 9242.

Please note

  • You MUST have previous Paralegal or Legal Secretary experience in order to be considered for this role.  
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. 

Diane Macleod - Director, DiMention Recruitment 0400 754 091
diane@dimention-recruitment.com.au

Stephanie White - Senior Associate 0400 253 770
stephanie@dimention-recruitment.com.au

Vanessa Testa | Senior Associate
07 3123-4001 | 0400 989 694
vanessat@dimention-recruitment.com.au

Kelly Macleod - Associate 0477 004 524
kelly@dimention-recruitment.com.au

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