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Lawyer

Hays Legal


Base pay $55 - $63/hr
Permanent Temporary Standard business hours
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Full job description

Your new company
This position will see you working within a State Government department, based in Melbourne's CBD. You will be working with a well-established team responsible for providing high quality legal advice.

Your new role
In this role, you will provide, coordinate and supervise the legal representation in criminal, civil and/or administrative proceedings. In addition, you will:

  • Provide, coordinate and supervise case management and negotiation of files
  • Maintain a sound understanding of relevant legislation and the department’s policy, procedure and guidelines.
  • Provide legal supervision for Lawyers and deliver training on relevant legislation and new and emerging areas of law.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

What you'll need to succeed
To be considered you will have:

  • A legal qualification and a current Australian Legal Practising Certificate
  • 3+ PAE
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure, both independently and as a member of a team, with limited supervision
  • Ability to perform legal research and analysis, including comparative and electronic research, in both existing and emerging areas of law
  • Excellent communications skills and ability to deal with different stakeholders effectively

What you'll get in return
If successful in the role you will have the opportunity to join a highly competent team reporting and assisting a supportive manager. There is competitive remuneration on offer.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us Suras Khosla now on 9604 9519 or email suras.khosla@hays.com.au.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

LHS 297508 #2629528


Skills
CASE MANAGEMENT
LEGAL ADVICE
LEGAL RESEARCH

Perks & benefits
Training
Pay comparison
Market average based on all Lawyer jobs in Melbourne VIC
Above avg. range
$55 - $63/hr
Market average
$54/hr
$19 - $33/hr
10 jobs
$33 - $48/hr
70 jobs
$48 - $62/hr
322 jobs
$62 - $76/hr
23 jobs
$76 - $506/hr
47 jobs
$54/hr
Market average
$26/hr
$133/hr
This job pays above average

Job details
Date posted
29 Mar 2022
Category
Legal
Occupation
Commercial & Corporate Law
Above avg.
$55 - $63/hr
Contract type
Permanent
Work type
Temporary
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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