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Positions Vacant

5+ Years PAE

Assistant General Counsel

Location: Perth Metro, Western Australia
Areas of Practice:

Are you passionate about the safety of Western Australian workplaces? The Department of Mines Industry Regulation and Safety has a vacancy for an Assistant General Counsel to work on some of the most significant matters for the State. In this role you will be working as part of Legal Services Branch B, providing strategic and operational legal services to the WorkSafe Western Australia Commissioner and the WorkSafe operational directorates of the Safety Regulation Group for the purpose of helping to ensure that workplaces in Western Australia are free of work-related death, injury and disease. As Assistant General Counsel, you will conduct legal proceedings on behalf of the WorkSafe Western Australia Commissioner, as instructing solicitor and as counsel. Your position will have a particular focus on providing advice to support inspection and investigation activities, including advice on evidence collection, the exercise of statutory powers, statutory interpretation and jurisdictional issues. You will possess the ability to maintain effective internal and external networks, and keep abreast of new and emerging legal issues and trends. This recruitment closes on 26 October at 4pm. Find out more here.

5+ Years PAE

Senior Legal Officer

Location: Perth Metro, Western Australia
Areas of Practice:

Are you passionate about the safety of Western Australian workplaces? The Department of Mines Industry Regulation and Safety has vacancies for Senior Legal Officers to work on some of the most significant matters for the State. In this role you will be working as part of Legal Services Branch B, providing strategic and operational legal services to the WorkSafe Western Australia Commissioner and the WorkSafe operational directorates of the Safety Regulation Group for the purpose of helping to ensure that workplaces in Western Australia are free of work-related death, injury and disease. As Senior Legal Officer, you will appear as counsel for the Department, including as lead counsel in significant hearings and trials before court and tribunals. You are also responsible for reviewing processes, policy, templates, investigative powers and methodology. You will possess the interpersonal skills to consult and negotiate with key stakeholders on legal policy and matters, as well as assisting in the coaching and mentoring of less experienced legal officers. This recruitment closes on 26 October at 4pm. Find out more here.

Part Time Administration and Risk Officer – Law Mutual WA

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice:

The Law Society of Western Australia, the peak body for the legal profession in Western Australia, is seeking a motivated professional to be part of the Law Mutual (WA) team. Law Mutual (WA) administers the compulsory professional indemnity insurance arrangements that are provided to legal practitioners.

Part Time Administration Officer – The Law Society of Western Australia

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice:

The Law Society of Western Australia, the peak body for the legal profession in Western Australia, is seeking a motivated professional to be part of the Law Mutual (WA) team providing general administration support for the Professional Standards Scheme and Quality Practice Standard.

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

In House Lawyer – RSPCA

Location: Outer Metro, Western Australia
Areas of Practice: Commercial Law, Contract Law, Corporate Governance, Corporate Law, Criminal Law, In-house Corporate Counsel, Industrial & Workplace Relations

The position reports to the General Counsel, The primary focus of the role is provision of legal support to RSPCA WA on a range of legal, compliance and enforcement issues. This role will support the role of General Counsel by managing and conducting prosecutions and civil forfeiture applications under the Animal Welfare Act 2002. The person in this role will work with RSPCA WA Inspectors and the external pro bono legal panel supporting RSPCA WA.

5+ Years PAE

Law Access Full Time Principal Lawyer – Contract Position

Location: Perth Metro
Areas of Practice: Civil Law, Migration Law

Make an Impact at Work – Law Access seeks Full Time Principal Lawyer – contract position – attractive conditions. Send applications in the form of a CV and covering letter addressing the selection criteria outlined in the position description by 9.00am on Monday, 7 September 2020 to lawaccess@lawaccess.org.au For more information about the role including a position description and information about our attractive conditions call the CEO Dominique Hansen on (08) 6488 8725 or email dhansen@lawaccess.org.au Are you an energetic, committed and resilient senior lawyer with strong professional networks and expertise in civil litigation (preferably including employment law and succession law)? Experience in family law and criminal law is desirable. You must have experience in managing files and supervising a team of senior lawyers, secondees, and professional and student volunteers.

2-4 Years PAE

Workplace Relations Lawyer and Senior Associate

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

MDC Legal is a specialist employment law firm, ranked as a Leading Employment Law Firm in Doyle’s Guide 2020. We are currently seeking to fill 2 positions: a lawyer and a senior associate.

5+ Years PAE

Expression of Interest – Lawyer with Experience in Estates and Commercial Law (Full Time or Part Time)

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

You are an experienced lawyer with at least 6 years’ experience in Estates & Commercial law, and have the capability of managing your own matters and files. You have an established client and referral base and are looking for an opportunity that allows flexibility and autonomy, while still providing team support. You are a lawyer because you enjoy the challenge and strategy and have a commitment to helping people resolve their matters. You want to continue to build your reputation and recognition as an expert in commercial, litigation and estate work. Working conditions and remuneration are negotiable for the right person, as is the opportunity to step into partnership. For confidential EOI please contact the Business Manager on – zinnikersla@gmail.com