Litigation Paralegal

REF 201223A

CATEGORY:

Legal — Law Clerks & Paralegals

LOCATION:

Brisbane - QLD

WORK TYPE:

Full Time

JOB DETAILS:

LITIGATION PARALEGAL

Are you an experienced paralegal considering an exciting change for 2024? We have an amazing opportunity for you!

The Firm:
A highly regarded, fully serviced Brisbane law firm is looking to appoint a Litigation Paralegal to support a busy Litigation Lawyer/Accredited Specialist and the wider team. The team is busy and the standards are high. If you love that no two days are the same in a litigation practice, you will love working in this team. If you are driven by goals, thrive on achieving success and are seeking a career as a Paralegal - this is the role for you! This firm has very interesting work with highly regarded clients - publicly listed companies, banks, insurance companies and insolvency practitioners. The team believe in supporting each other and also sharing a laugh together! Celebrate the wins and encourage each other to learn every day!

The Role:
This exciting opportunity will see you working within a genuinely lovely and supportive team of Paralegals and a talented Litigation Specialist to help guide and mentor you.

Your day to day duties will involve:

  • Drafting correspondence and sending letters and emails;
  • Filing incoming and outgoing correspondence;
  • Preparing Costs Agreements and associated documents;
  • Collating and indexing disclosure documents and pleadings;
  • Drafting Lists of Documents, Briefs to Counsel and a variety of court documents;
  • Conducting research;
  • Liaising with clients on the phone to assist in managing client expectations;
  • Assist in preparing and issuing monthly client bills;
  • Assisting with Debt Recovery including drafting letter of demand, QCAT applications and Deeds of Settlement;
  • Scheduling meetings / managing calendars;
  • Court filing on Commonwealth Courts Portal;
  • Liaising with clients and practitioners; and
  • General Paralegal and Administrative support tasks as required.

About you:
Ideally you will be looking to progress your career as a paralegal and come with litigation experience. You will be looking to jump into the new year in a new role that has room for growth and development and hit the ground running! Ideally you will bring with you:

  • A minimum of 2 years’ Paralegal / Law Clerk experience - Litigation or Insurance is highly desirable; 
  • A strong desire to make a long-term career with the firm as a Paralegal;
  • A personality to match a vibrant, task focused team who love to share a laugh;
  • Ability to work efficiently and meet deadlines;
  • Flexibility, adaptability and reliability 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.

If you are ready to take a career leap in 2024 give the team at DiMention Recruitment a call on (07) 3123-4001 / (07) 5501 9242 and quote reference "201223A" or apply now!

We appreciate that you may have specific needs for your next role - we would be happy to have a confidential discussion with you to ensure your next career move is the right one for YOU.

Please note:

  • You MUST have previous Paralegal experience in order to be considered for this role & ONLY shortlisted applicants will be contacted. 

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