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Positions Vacant

5+ Years PAE

Experienced Lawyers – Cocks Macnish

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice: Advocacy, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Commercial Law, Construction/Infrastructure Law, Contract Law, Dispute Resolution, Environmental Law, Government, Insurance Law, International Trade, Litigation, Personal Injury

Cocks Macnish is a long established and prominent Maritime and Admiralty law firm seeks two enthusiastic lawyers with approx 4-5 years experience to work in a mix of commercial and litigious fields (mainly Federal Court).Work is stimulating and covers dispute, crisis and casualty management not only in WA but in interstate jurisdictions, Singapore, London and elsewhere. Work is often through clients and contacts in Singapore and involves travel there from time to time.

5+ Years PAE

Regional Magistrate position

Location:
Areas of Practice:

Regional Magistrate position. Salary $337,517 pa plus a fully maintained motor vehicle – Magistrates Court Expressions of interest from persons who have had at least 5 years’ legal experience as defined in Clause 2 Schedule 1 Magistrates Court Act 2004. Commence in February 2023. Closing date for applications 5.00pm on Friday 25 November 2022. Applications marked “Appointments in Confidence” sent by email to: solgen@sg.wa.gov.au. See Jobs WA under legal for full particulars.

5+ Years PAE

Stroke Foundation Board Director – Expression of Interest

Location: Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Perth CBD, Perth Metro, Queensland, Regional - East, Regional - North, Regional - South, South Australia
Areas of Practice: Aboriginal and Indigenous Affairs, Administrative Law, Advocacy, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Banking/Finance, Contract Law, Corporate Governance, Corporate Law, Criminal Law, Dispute Resolution, Employment Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Government, Industrial & Workplace Relations, Information Technology/Telecommunications, Insolvency & Reconstruction, Insurance Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, International Trade, Litigation, Native Title, Personal Injury, Planning/Local Government, Property Law, Resources and Energy, Risk Management, Taxation, eBusiness/eCommerce

The Stroke Foundation is a national not-for-profit organisation that works with stroke survivors, carers, health professionals, government, and the public to reduce the impact of stroke on the Australian community. Our mission is to Prevent Stroke, Save Lives, Enhance Recovery. The Stroke Foundation Board is seeking to appoint an Independent Member with legal professional experience. This is a fantastic opportunity to join the Board of one of Australia’s leading not-for profit organisations that has a positive influence on the lives of thousands of Australians each year.

5+ Years PAE

Energy & Corporate – Senior Lawyer

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice: Commercial Law, Corporate Governance, Corporate Law, Resources and Energy

Jackson McDonald are looking for a well rounded commercial lawyer with 8 years + post admission experience and experience in resources law and private mergers and acquisitions, to join their Energy & Corporate team. This opportunity offers you an excellent platform for professional development and to be part of an experienced team of electricity, oil and gas, mining, projects and corporate specialists.

5+ Years PAE

Corporate Commercial Solicitor

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice: Commercial Law, Corporate Governance, Corporate Law

Jackson McDonald currently have a fantastic opportunity available for a motivated and talented Solicitor to join their Corporate Commercial team on a permanent basis. The role will work with clients across a diverse range of sectors, including mining, engineering and technology, health NFP’s and charities and Aboriginal business. For more information visit https://www.jacmac.com.au/jm/vacancies/corporate-commercial-solicitor

5+ Years PAE

Associate/Senior Associate – Workplace Relations and Safety

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice: Industrial & Workplace Relations

Jackson McDonald currently have an exciting role available for an Associate/Senior Associate within the Workplace Relation and Safety team under their Corporate and Commercial practice group. You will be part of a fast-paced integrated team which strives to provide solutions to the complex workplace relations and safety problems that their clients face.

2-4 Years PAE

Criminal Lawyer

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice: Criminal Law

Chelmsford Legal is a busy and expanding criminal law practice, seeking a highly motivated and passionate lawyer (2+ PAE) to join their team. This is an excellent opportunity to gain valuable experience in a firm with a strong sense of purpose and a positive and supportive team culture. To apply, please send your resume, along with a covering letter addressed to their principal, Mr. Darryl Ryan, to reception@chelmsfordlegal.com.au For more information  https://www.seek.com.au/job/58073884

Law Clerk

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice: Personal Injury

We are looking for an legal secretary or a paralegal to join our fast growing team as a Law Clerk. It is a hybrid role of paralegal and secretarial work that usually works in 1:1 with a solicitor on a range of matters and will suit someone who is on track to becoming a lawyer but also someone who is very good at administration who has the potential to grow their legal knowledge. We will consider applications from entry level to experienced. Apply on seek or by email to Blumers@blumers.com.au

5+ Years PAE

Associate – Property, Planning and Environment

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice: Property Law

We are seeking a motivated Associate to join our successful Property, Planning and Environment practice group. In this client facing role, you will have the opportunity to be heavily involved in advising a wide range of our clients across a diverse range of areas within the real estate and land development sector. This is an exciting opportunity to work directly with our three commercial property Partners. For more information visit www.jacmac.com.au

Customer Service Officer – Department of Justice

Location: Perth Metro
Areas of Practice:

The Customer Service Officer is responsible for providing quality customer service to all internal and external customers. They provide an advisory service to all customers in relation to the practices and procedures specific to each jurisdiction and in some areas provide direct support services to the Judiciary. The positions undertake a range of case management, information management and customer service tasks within a court registry setting for civil and criminal jurisdictions and can also provide in court support to the judiciary.  Applicants must also be able to learn how to interpret and apply legislation, policies, and procedures within the business areas they are employed. You will be required to attend to enquiries either in person or by telephone; assess and process applications; lodge documents into the court database; liaise with the public, legal counsel, and court users; prepare and check legal documents.

1-2 Years PAE, 2-4 Years PAE, 5+ Years PAE

Vulnerable Women Solicitor – Unrestricted (SCALES Community Legal Centre)

Location: Outer Metro, Perth Metro
Areas of Practice: Human Rights

SCALES is seeking a passionate unrestricted solicitor to work with vulnerable women to manage their legal issues across a diverse range of legal areas using a case management model to ensure the client’s needs are met. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a multidisciplinary team providing client centred, wraparound services in our Rockingham office in this newly funded position.

3+ Years PAE

WorkCover WA – Sessional Arbitrator

Location:
Areas of Practice: Arbitration, Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation

WorkCover WA is currently seeking applications to undertake the role of Sessional Arbitrator. Sessional Arbitrators are employed on a contract basis and are expected to meet the responsibilities of an Arbitrator as set out in the Workers’ Compensation and Injury Management Act 1981 (the Act). For further information, please contact Mr Sam Nunn, Registrar on 9388 5687. Should you wish to apply, please forward a current curriculum vitae to human.resources@workcover.wa.gov.au  

2-4 Years PAE

Family Lawyer & Criminal Lawyer

Location: Regional - South
Areas of Practice: Criminal Law, Family Law

Shaddicks Lawyers is a well-established Legal Practice based in the beautiful seaside City of Busselton; a thriving center in the booming South West of Western Australia. Our Practice is looking to employ a lawyer having a strong interest in Family and/or Criminal Law. The successful applicant will predominantly practice in our Busselton Office but can be expected to travel in Bunbury and Perth from time as well as to other regional towns in the South West. 3-4 years post admission experience is preferable for this role. We are looking for someone who a strong work ethic, is enthusiastic, enjoy being part of a team, communicates well, is able to work responsibly and autonomously. An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful applicant. Thre remuneration will be commensurate with experience. If you would like to be considered, then please apply with a cover letter and CV outlining your work experience and qualifications to accounts@shaddickslawyers.com.au All applications will be treated with the utmost confidence.

Managing Lawyer – Safe Climate (Corporate Commercial)

Location: Australia wide
Areas of Practice: Environmental Law

Environmental Defenders Office (EDO) has an exciting new opportunity for a Managing Lawyer, Safe Climate (Corporate Commercial), who will be responsible for helping develop and delivering the relevant parts of the approved plan for the Safe Climate Program. The EDO’s Safe Climate Program seeks to advance our overarching vision of ‘a world where nature thrives’ by ‘scrutinising activities and actions which jeopardise a safe climate making them increasingly risky from a litigation and regulatory perspective’. The Managing Lawyer will have oversight of the Corporate Commercial Team and will determine the team’s workflow and priorities. The Managing Lawyer will play a key strategic role within the Systemic Change Team and, with the Director of Legal Strategy, will be pre-eminently responsible for the design of the annual operational plan agreed to achieve the EDOs 3YR Goals in respect of our Safe Climate corporate and commercial work. Applications must include a CV and a letter that clearly addresses each of the selection criteria. Applications which do not address the selection criteria will not be considered. Applications close on Monday, 4 April 2022 and are to be forwarded to recruitment@edo.org.au with ‘Application for position of Managing Lawyer, Safe Climate (Corporate Commercial).

1-2 Years PAE, 2-4 Years PAE

Junior Lawyer – Personal Injury

Location: Perth Metro
Areas of Practice: Industrial & Workplace Relations, Personal Injury

Peninsula Personal Injury Lawyers is a small and agile boutique personal injury specialist law firm with two fully staffed offices in North Perth and Mandurah. We are seeking a Junior Lawyer who will pride themselves in attaining successful results for their clients. You will not be burdened with daily billable hours. You will not be left rudderless but mentored by industry professionals. You will always have access to the two directors, barristers, vocational rehabilitation experts and medical professionals. You will not be kept from clients but be at the coal face. This position is for our North Perth office. Please contact Justin Cvitan direct on 0488 700 596.

Law Graduate

Full-time Law Graduate Position – Trinix Lawyers

Location: Perth Metro
Areas of Practice: Commercial Law, Contract Law, Conveyancing, Litigation, Property Law, Wills, Estates and Probate Law

Trinix Lawyers specialises in commercial law, commercial litigation, insolvency & bankruptcy, debt recovery, property, securities and estate planning. We are seeking a full-time law graduate to join our team. This role offers the opportunity to work directly with senior lawyers in a collaborative and supportive environment. The successful candidate will gain exposure across numerous areas of law including including conveyancing, property settlements, estate planning, insolvency, litigation and commercial matters. Please send your resume and a covering letter to: cko@trinixlawyers.com.au

2-4 Years PAE

Commercial Lawyer, 2 – 4 years PAE

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice: Commercial Law, Conveyancing, Wills, Estates and Probate Law

Taylor Smart Lawyers & Notaries is looking for a Commercial Lawyer with +2yrs-4yrs PAE. As a key member of the firm you will be working directly alongside our Commercial Partner, Glen Giles. The major areas of practice will be Estate Planning, Sophisticated & Simple Wills, Probate, Property, Business, Contracts and Conveyancing. You will require excellent verbal and written communication skills and impeccable attention to detail.  

5+ Years PAE

Personal Injury Lawyer – Accident Claims Lawyers

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice: Personal Injury

We are looking to expand the Accident Claims Lawyers team! Do you have an excellent knowledge of Personal Injury law, advocacy experience and do you place the utmost importance on client care? If so, you could be a perfect fit for our dynamic team! In return we are offering full support to set up working from home, as well as providing you access to office space within the city. You will also gain access to a wide range of benefits including paid gym membership and Employee Assistance Programmes for professional assistance with physical, mental and financial health. Read the full job description and apply online at accidentclaimslawyers.com.au