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Graduate Legal Assistant

Looking for graduate Law jobs and Junior Lawyer jobs in Melbourne? A successful legal firm with years of expertise are now on the hunt for a driven graduate who wants to kickstart a career in Law, to join them as a Graduate Legal Assistant!

Company Profile

In this Trainee Lawyer job in Melbourne, you will be joining a well-established legal firm based in the heart of Melbourne city boasting 45 years of top-tier expertise. Their tight-knit team specialises in property law, business law, commercial litigation and family law helping their diverse portfolio of clients. Being a smaller law firm, they are able to truly offer a personal client-focused experience which leads to long-lasting relationships. They truly value growing the team with emerging graduate talent and take their training and development seriously, offering real career progression opportunities.

Job Description

This Law opportunity in Melbourne is a newly created role, you'll be joining the legal team of their thriving property department. It will be a hybrid graduate Lawyer and Conveyancer Clerk opportunity, so a real chance to get stuck into property law in an expert and supportive team. The Graduate Lawyer can expect hands-on training from day one and the opportunity to get a kickstart in the property law industry.

Key Responsibilities

In this unique Junior Law role, you can expect the following tasks but not limited to:

  • Conducting research (predominately in property-related matters)
  • Drafting special conditions and contracts under supervision
  • Conducting conveyancing files for vendor and purchasers for residential, commercial and industrial properties • Ad hoc tasks as required by the property & conveyancing team 
  • Liaising with internal & external stakeholders
  • Communication with clients

Job Requirements 

  • Educated to degree level in a relevant subject
  • Previous experience in property law is a bonus! 
  • Meticulous attention to detail 
  • Ambitious with a passion for learning about property law
  • Professional demeanour – there will be lots of client interaction! 
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects and meet strict deadlines 
  • basic drafting experience
  • A willingness to learn - they really invest in training and developing your skills 
  • Fantastic organisational skills • Excellent researcher!
  • ability to work autonomously and as part of a team

Benefits of the job 

  • A competitive starting salary of $65,000 - $70,000
  • Training and mentoring across the team 
  • Heaps of accessibility to partners
  • Social committee for the naturally social team! 
  • Monthly Friday night drinks
  • Bi-monthly solicitor meetings to discuss wider business case studies
  • Flexible working policy

Want to kickstart a career in Law at a successful Legal and Property firm in the heart of Melbourne? If you're a Law graduate with excellent organisation and communication skills, apply to this Graduate Legal Assistant job in Melbourne today!

Interviews are to start ASAP so please apply today!

Closed 8 months ago
Closed 8 months ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
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  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

  • Locations:


  • Salary Range

    $65k - $70k



  • Closing Date:19th Mar 2021, 12:59 pm


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