Senior Associate - Family Law

Senior Associate - Family Law

Job Title: Senior Associate - Family Law
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne CBD
Reference: 646961
Job Published: December 30, 2020 09:45

Job Description

Our Client 

Our client Lawyers is a boutique specialist family law and human rights firm. They are committed to the provision of the highest-quality legal advice in all aspects of family law together with an empathetic concern for their clients and their families. They are dedicated to achieving the best possible outcome for their clients and work in partnership with other professionals ensuring that their clients are provided with the highest quality advice and support.  

The Role 

An exciting opportunity is available for a dedicated and passionate Senior Associate. You will work closely with Senior Practitioners and mentor Junior Lawyers within your team. The ideal candidate must be a proven performer in dealing with some or all of the following areas; Adoption, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Binding Financial Agreements, Child Support, Children’s Matters, Children’s Court Matters, Family Violence & Intervention Orders, Financial Matters, LGBTIQA+, International Child Abduction & Relocation, International Family Law Dispute, Separation & Divorce, Surrogacy. 

About You 

You are 4+ years post admission, determined and focused on your clients. You have consistent high work performance, achievement of targets and expectations, and generation of relevant and profitable legal work of high standard and quality. You are resourceful and efficient and will also contribute to practice development activities. Your compassion coupled with your strong technical expertise will see you excel in this role by leading from example. You enjoy a collegiate workplace which is positive and supportive of your career development. You will be an accredited specialist or be willing to obtain accreditation. 

Other Benefits 

Above market remuneration, supportive, friendly and collegiate work culture, career progression opportunities with a clear and defined career path, strong focus on pro bono and social justice. 

For a confidential discussion on how Blake Oliver Consulting can help you with your career or to discuss opportunities in the Legal Market, please contact: 

Peter Sheppard - Director of Legal  
Executive Search | Destination Recruitment | Talent Acquisition | Management Consulting | Mental Health Advocate 
Mobile: 0400 349 913 
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/peter-sheppard71