Paralegal Jobs 

paralegal at 5 selborne chambers

5 Selborne Chambers is a leading Sydney barristers' chambers located at 174 Phillip Street in Sydney, with specialist expertise in taxation and commercial law. We are looking for juniors to assist, on a regular part-time basis, with the preparation of several large commercial matters for trial. Several openings exist for people who will work part-time (but at least one day per week). Position is best suited to law students or recent law graduates.

Responsibilities include: reviewing and summarising documentary evidence, legal research and general administrative duties.

No prior work experience in law is necessary, but applicants must be at least in the third year of a law degree, or a law graduate. Strong written communication skills and attention to detail will be regarded highly. Details of academic results essential.

Remuneration is $25 per hour.

Application procedures

Email a CV and academic transcript, along with details of your availability (including weekends, where applicable), to the following address: selbornechamberslvl5@gmail.com

Please transmit all queries by email. Do not contact by telephone except upon request.


paralegal at Corrs Chambers Westgath 

Corrs Chambers Westgarth is one of Australia's leading national law firms.  The Legal Technology Solutions group manages Corrs paralegals and is currently recruiting in the Sydney office for paralegals to assist with a review project. Candidates must be available 4-5 days per week for an immediate start. We are seeking applicants who have either completed their legal studies, are in the final stages of their law degree or undertaking practical legal training. Candidates must have achieved credit average or higher in their law degree. This is an ideal opportunity to gain the practical experience that is required to complete admission requirements.

To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team, and interact with people from different backgrounds in an energetic way to achieve common goals. Previous experience in the legal industry is an advantage but not required, however you must have a track record of performing above expectations both academically and in your extra-curricular activities.

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Adams & Co Lawyers is a small, friendly CBD practice with a number of common law, MVA, WC and personal injury cases.

We are currently looking for a Korean speaking student that is hardworking, with superior grades and a happy disposition to assist with our case load as a paralegal or PLT student. We expect that you would be able to work a minimum of 3 days per week on a casual basis. Please send your CV, academic transcript and availabilities toinfo@adamsandco.com.au

Paralegal at Adams & Co Lawyers


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


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