Senior Lawyer/ Associate - Family Lawyer

Canberra Permanent
  • Highly reputable award winning Canberra local law firm
  • Career progression opportunities

About Our Client

This well positioned highly reputable law firm is pursuing an experienced and driven Family Lawyer to join their well-established team in Canberra. This legal firm heavily prides themselves on offering an exceptional promotional program and a strong work-life balance. They offer the chance to work alongside experienced senior practitioners who enjoy mentoring and supporting career development and growth opportunities.

Job Description

This position offers an abundant array of opportunities to work and act in many different areas within Family Law including the following:

  • Property Settlement
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Multi-state disputes regarding separation
  • Reconciliation Agreements
  • Termination of Parental Rights



As a Family Law solicitor within this firm, you will be able to develop your legal skills as a negotiator, and work collaboratively with other practitioners across various alternative dispute resolution platforms. You will be able to progress your advocacy skills through regular court appearances, work in litigation across a number of jurisdictions including - Federal Court, Family Court, Children's Court, Magistrates Court and ACT local courts. Alongside, you will receive comprehensive support from senior solicitors and a specialist paralegal team.

The Successful Applicant

  • Minimum 3+ years' experience PQE in Family Law
  • Implement a high level of attention to detail with clients and pride yourself on the quality of service.
  • Strong inter-personal skills
  • Excellent ability to draft legal documents and correspondents in clear and concise language
  • Who is able to take direction from senior managers and lawyers
  • Be an experienced litigator looking to take your career to the next level
  • Who is comfortable presenting in Court and eager to grow their skills as an advocate



What's on Offer

What's on offer:

If and once successful, you will have a fantastic opportunity to:

  • Join our vibrant team of lawyers and support staff, who is highly dedicated to performing the best for our clients.
  • Flexible working arrangements may be considered
  • Be driven to seek career growth opportunities and promotional prospects
  • Attractive remuneration commensurate with experience
  • Competitive salary offering plus bonuses
  • Convenient office location in Canberra's CBD

How to contact us:

If you believe you are a suitable candidate for this role and whom is actively looking for job opportunities within Family Law, then please do not hesitate to contact me via phone or email.

If you have any queries in regards to this role, of feel as though you may not be suited; please contact me as I am more than happy to discuss further job opportunities or provide beneficial career advice and assist you in your job search.

Contact
Jackie Jones
Quote job ref
JN-062022-5660653
Phone number
0420 353 352

Job summary

Function
Legal
Specialisation
Lawyer/Associate
What is your industry?
Business Services
Location
Canberra
Job Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Jackie Jones
Consultant phone
0420 353 352
Job Reference
JN-062022-5660653

About Michael Page

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply for this role and are committed to building inclusive, diverse workplaces where everyone can thrive. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know. PageGroup acknowledge and pay our respects to the Traditional Custodians of the land we operate on.