Legal Assistant

Perth CBD, Inner & Western Suburbs

Full time

Legal Assistant

  • Motivated, Innovative Problem solver
  • Full-Time position
  • A positive, ‘can do’ attitude
  • Family Law experience preferable 
  • Great salary
  • Law Master experience preferable
  • CORE values (Connection, Owning it, Respect, Excellence)

Leach Legal Australia’s leading family law firm is hiring for a position in the Perth office. The firm is headed up by Catherine Leach, a national leader in her field and is located amidst the hustle and bustle of the CBD, boasting excellent site amenities and an environment in which staff well-being is valued. Leach Legal is a dynamic and innovative firm that works to ensure all clients are cared for and takes pride in supporting its staff members to achieve their goals.
 
WHO, WHAT, WHERE

We are looking for a motivated individual to join the ranks as our Legal assistant. Excellent customer service skills, time management and a proactive and positive nature and respect are required for this opportunity.

DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES?

We need driven and enthusiastic people to join the team, starting immediately!

To be considered you must have:

  • Professional manner
  • Respectful team member
  • Experience in wills and estates
  • positive and proactive attitude

DUTIES INCLUDE

  • Emailing and recording
  • General Administration duties
  • Disclosure (Briefs)
  • High-level diary management (organize client meetings, conferences, document filing time limitation etc.)
  • Professional telephone manner
  • Scanning and disclosure
  • Opening & archiving matters
  • Support other legal assistants and fee earners when required
  • Document production (court documents, estate planning documents, correspondence)
  • Prepare mail & enclosures
  • High level of interpersonal and communication skills
  • Managing fee earners WIP (billable time)
  • Maintains client confidence by keeping client/fee earner information confidential
  • Excel spreadsheet recording
  • Data entry (disbursements)
  • Business development
  • Billing

HOW TO APPLY

Click ‘Apply’ to submit your application now! or apply directly online with your cover letter and CV at https://www.leachlegal.com.au/careers/.   If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact Maike Barton at Leach Legal on 08 9486 9733.

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