Estates Litigation & Estate Planning Lawyer (3-5 yrs PQE)

Job Description

*Rarely does such an opportunity arise in this niche area of practice! *Join a friendly, well regarded law firm! *Use your initiative, enjoy variety!

  • Collegiate, Supportive and Thriving practice!
  • Lovely, well located CBD offices!
  • A ‘stand out’ career opportunity offering career growth!

About our client…
An exciting opportunity now exists for an Estate Planning Lawyer to join a specialist CBD-based law firm recognised for outstanding service delivery! They have been steadily growing their firm under the leadership of prudent Directors and now have an opportunity for a talented Estates Litigation & Estate Planning Lawyer who is ambitious, driven and looking for their next long-term career move.

About this role…
You will be working alongside a very supportive team, which includes a Director and Special Counsel, primarily in Estate Litigation work (estate disputes and will challenges, guardianship and capacity disputes), with a small amount of Estate Planning and Administration work. In this role your primary responsibility will be to run your own matters under supervision, assist with more complex files, liaise with clients and other stakeholders as necessary. 

About you…
It is envisaged that the successful candidate will have:-

  • 3-5 years PQE and experienced in Estates Litigation/Estate Planning matters; 
  • Solid technical skills, commercial awareness and strong empathy;
  • Highly developed communication skills at all levels, good attention to detail and ‘client service’ driven;
  • Excellent time management & organisational skills to manage  competing priorities.

This is a ‘stand out’ career opportunity offering career growth, Partner accessibility for excellent mentoring and ‘hands on’ experience. A rare opportunity to join a highly reputable commercial law team where you will be a pivotal player and rewarded for your expertise and efforts! A competitive salary (and bonus structure) will not disappoint, together with a collaborative and positive firm culture that embraces flexible work options. Our client also offers many perks and benefits including extra week of leave, bonuses based on performance, realistic 5 billable p/d target and a fantastic annual staff conference to further enhance your learning and development.

If you’re interested in exploring the prospect of a new ‘home’ then don’t wait – apply now or contact us via the below details!

To apply online, simply click on the Apply button now.
 
Alternatively, for a confidential discussion please contact:
Sharon Henderson | Partner
Legal People

M: 0418 361 199
E: [email protected]
Our Ref: 3795833