Paralegal/Legal Assistant

  • A busy family law practice requires an additional Paralegal
  • Friendly, flexible team culture with great support and training
  • Great salary and benefits including free parking

The Firm

This boutique family law practice is looking for an additional Paralegal, Legal Assistant/ Secretary to join their busy team. Their offices are based in the Perth Northern Suburbs and offer a friendly and flexible environment. The practice predominantly covers family law, although they do offer additional services including minor criminal matters, wills and estates. They are a well-established and well know firm in Perth, who have been in operation for many years. This practice pride themselves on the extensive amount of referred work they received and positive feedback from the work that they do!

The Exciting Opportunity

This a great role for someone who is interested working in family law, helping clients that are going through difficult times, being empathetic and understanding and also offering support to the solicitors throughout the process. The firm is looking for an individual who is bright, hardworking and committed to join their friendly, small, close-knit team. You will have previous experience as a Paralegal with a preference of background within Family law.

You will be responsible for:

  • Assisting solicitors with busy caseloads
  • Drafting documents for court
  • Liaising with clients
  • Diary management
  • Scheduling appointments and meetings
  • Meeting and greeting clients and taking calls

The Successful Candidate

To succeed in this role you will be required to demonstrate:

  • Previous experience of working a as legal assistant /Paralegal- ideally in Family law although this is not essential
  • Ability to prioritise workloads
  • An understanding of the client base and the ability to display empathy and compassion
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Drafting of legal and client correspondence

The Benefits!

  • A location based out of the city in the northern suburbs for anyone not wanting the hustle and bustle of the CBD
  • An opportunity to work for a friendly team assisting solicitors with busy file management
  • Flexibility to learn and develop as and when you require any additional training
  • Working on a friendly, flexible team who love working together and supporting each other
  • Excellent salary and remuneration
  • Free parking on premises

How to apply

To apply for this role please click the link provided or if you would like an informal discussion then please contact Lauren Connors at choiceone on or 08 9215 3832

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Lauren Connors on 08 9215 3888, quoting Ref No. Fam Para.