Paralegal Jobs

Casual paralegal at Ada Evans Chambers

A vacancy exists for a casual paralegal at Ada Evans Chambers in the Sydney CBD. You will be working directly with an experienced Barrister practicing primarily in tort based law.

As we are a relatively small firm, this job will offer exceptional hands-on experience with meaningful work. While some administrative duties will be required, you will mainly be responsible for conducting legal research and drafting legal documents, such as pleadings, chronologies and correspondence. This job will provide excellent experience for those looking to apply for clerkships and graduate positions at law firms.

On the job training will be provided by existing paralegals as we do not expect you to be familiar with legal drafting. However, a willingness and ability to learn quickly are essential.

What we are looking for:

  • A diligent and efficient worker with a strong work ethic;
  • Strong willingness to learn;
  • Excellent written communication skills;
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Must have completed Torts; and
  • Must have at least a Credit average in Law.

Previous work experience is desired but not essential. Hours are flexible, however applicants must be available to work at least two days per week. Leave is also permitted during final exam blocks.

Please send Cover Letter and CV to Laura Bradford, Clerk - Ada Evans Chambers clerk@adaevanschambers.com.

family law/property/probate paralegal

Family law/property/probate solicitor seeking assistant/researcher/paralegal to assist with various matters in a small practice.  He is looking to wind down the practice and needs help resolving matters, filing, administrative tasks etc. The job will be paid at a negotiable and competitive rate dependent upon experience. 

Academic excellence will be highly rewarded, as well as an interest in family law, estates and property matters. Must be available at the very least by the end of May, preferably a few days a week for 4-5 hourly shifts each day. Very flexible working times and conditions. Perfect for a student looking for experience. Preferably has a drivers licence but not at all compulsory. Please attach a cover letter, resume and transcript and send to lles5305@uni.sydney.edu.au

Allens indigenous Legal internship

Allens will once again be running their Indigenous Legal Internship Program from the 3-14th July. Join a leading international law firm with partners, lawyers and corporate services employees across Asia and Australia. Applications are open from the 3rd April  - 28th April. For more information click this link


Department of Immigration and Border Protection Graduate Development Programme

Applications for the Department of Immigration and Border Protection’s 2018 Graduate Development Programme are now open.The Graduate Development Programme is a 10 month programme, with workplace rotations, designed to provide graduates with a range of work experiences. For more information click this link


Associate, Research Associate and Orderly at the Supreme Court of Western Australia 

Applications are invited for a number of positions of Associate, Research Associate and Orderly at the Supreme Court of Western Australia. Length of tenure is around 12 months (January 2018 - December 2018). Prospective applications should possess a law degree, or nearly completed law degree, a high level of academic achievement, outstanding research and analytical skills, excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills and editorial skills are an advantage. Applications should include a cover letter, CV and current academic transcript. Applications close at noon, Friday 12 May 2017 (WST). For more information and contact details see this link.