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Litigation Lawyer

This is an opportunity to work close to home on Sydney's North shore while enjoying a great quality of work at a well established firm of 40 years!

Join this busy and well known commercial law firm in Sydney's North Shore. The firm is well established in the local area, and offers both businesses and commercial clients high quality legal advice across a variety of areas, both advisory and litigation. The practice of 13 lawyers is very busy, and is looking to hire a Litigation Lawyer to work with their clients.
 
A BIT ABOUT YOU
  • Love what you do and have outstanding interpersonal and client-service skills;
  • Are highly motivated, think like a business owner and have a yearning to drive the business and be rewarded for your efforts;
  • Are able to work under direction but with a high degree of independence;
  • Have a highly personable approach to clients and a "can do" attitude to the solving of client issues;
  • Are committed to the long-term.
MAIN DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Preparing / assisting / conducting court hearings in the Supreme Court and other juridictions;
  • Managing litigation files under the supervision of a senior lawyer;
  • Attending on clients;
  • Providing written advice to clients;
  • Preparing pleadings, affidavits and other court documents;
  • Legal research;
  • Attending conferences with barristers, experts, etc and appearing in courts;
  • Practice development and marketing.
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE  
  • Current New South Wales Practising Certificate
  • 1-2 years post admission experience
  • Proven ability with litigation files
  • Strong academic record
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Organised and able to work to meet deadlines
  • Being proactive with regards to matter management
  • Team player
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Office skills
  • Experience in using practice management software such as Affinity, Leap, etc
  • Experience in time recording
  • Experience in using dictation software and/or dragon dictate
 
WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?
  • Leverage off an extensive client base + long-standing reputation of 40 years;
  • Full support and resources to help you succeed;
  • Genuine, friendly and down-to-earth positive close-knit team;
  • Pleasant working environment;
  • Additional perks such as fruit deliveries and a gym membership:
  • Escape the city traffic and drive to work...parking provided!

Please APPLY here or contact Jason on jason@eliasrecruitment.com
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Advertiser Details

Elias Recruitment

Suite 901
84 Pitt Street
Sydney NSW 2000

Phone: 02 9555 5711

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Job Summary

Type:
Permanent / Full Time
Location:
Sydney
Profession:
Legal (Professional and Support)
Role:
Lawyer - Litigation
Reference:
3100431
Salary:
$70,000-$110,000
Date Listed:
10-Feb-20