Edwards and Co legal
We are a modern law firm located in Paddington currently seeking a paralegal to work 1-2 days per week, with flexibility around days and hours.
The role entails working with the lawyers to finalise legal articles for publication on the firm’s website, through social media and in legal and academic journals. We have about 12 articles initially that require revisions, research on certain areas and getting them ready for publication in the prescribed format. You will then log into our site and publish through Word Press, including with photos which will have to be resized accordingly.
The position will suit a candidate who is a good writer, and has an interest in legal publications. Topics include data, privacy, modern legal challenges such as artificial intelligence as well as corporate and general law.
You need to be familiar with Word Press and knowledgeable about social media. We will ask you to help out with our Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter accounts. This may include sponsored posts, Google Adwords and other marketing initiatives - so, some technical proficiency in these platforms is required.
Remuneration will be to a sum of $200 per day, excluding GST.
Suitable candidates should e-mail a one page cover letter and their resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, prior to 28 February 2019.
Legal Assistant to Barrister
Louise McBride is looking for an enthusiastic and organised law student keen to gain paid experience working alongside a practicing commercial law Barrister. No prior legal experience is required.
Duties will include but are not limited to:
Providing administrative support
Undertaking legal research
Liaising with instructing solicitors and clients
Drafting court documents
Successful clients must have strong skills in communication, attention to detail and the capacity to meet deadlines.
Please send through expressions of interest (including a Cover letter, CV and Academic Transcript) or any questions to: email@example.com
Please send all CVs/cover letters/academic transcripts to firstname.lastname@example.org
O’Loughlin Westhoff is a boutique Sydney-based law firm looking for a bright and eager paralegal to join our team on a casual basis. The firm practices primarily in financial services, regulatory and taxation disputes, white collar crime, and corporations law. This is not an administrative role – working with us will provide you with the opportunity to collaborate on substantive, high-responsibility legal work with a high-performing team. You will be mentored by the Principal and will be contributing to high-profile matters.
Your cover letter should address the following requirements for the role:
· Immaculate attention to detail
· Strong research skills
· An ability to think critically and independently
· Proficiency with the Microsoft Office suite
· A strong desire to enter into and remain in the legal profession
· Experience in a paralegal capacity, as well as familiarity with firm practice management software (such as LEAP or similar software), will be highly regarded
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of a distinction average academic record and will be available at least 2-3 days during semester and more during university holidays.
The current pay rate is $35 per hour on a casual basis.
If the above sounds like you, please forward your CV, academic record, a brief cover letter and your availability during semester and holidays to email@example.com.