Senior Family Lawyer

TYPE : Permanent / Full Time
LOCATION : Gold Coast


Patrese People are a company providing recruitment services.
Our client is a well-established and reputable law firm with a resolution / settlement focus.  Due to an increase in demand, we are currently assisting them in their search for a Senior Family Lawyer.
This is an opportunity to join a firm who is expanding rapidly, with a supportive team and culture.  They recognise work life balance.
Supported by legal admin, your duties will include:

  • Managing your own files, autonomously.
  • Negotiating successful outcomes
  • Conduct interim and final hearings
  • Dealing with complex family law matters from separation to Domestic Violence.
  • Proceeding to court as and when required
  • Attending conferences
  • Mentoring junior lawyers

  The successful applicant will have the following skills and experience:  

  • Minimum of 5 years post grad experience
  • Proven track record managing a diverse selection of case files
  • The ability to work autonomously, managing your own case files and work loads (with the assistance of legal admin)
  • Very much a team player
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Commitment to client service and settlement focus

An attractive salary is available for the right person, coupled with a great team and business to be part of.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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