Legal Assistant to Barrister
Louise McBride is looking to seek 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
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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.