Legal Assistant - Family

Location: Melbourne C B D, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-2007-189556
Salary: $70,000 package

We are recruiting on behalf of a boutique law firm that is approximately 40 in size and based in East Melbourne.

They specialise over a broad range of matters which include family law, construction, defamation, media, copyright, employment, franchising, property and insurance.


We are seeking a Legal Assistant to support a Partner and Senior Associate who works within their busy and thriving Family law practice.

The vacancy has become available due to the current LA being promoted into a Trainee Lawyer position within the firm.

Duties of this Legal Assistant role will include:
  • Managing the day to day practice of this Partner including diary, travel and email management
  • Amending and drafting legal documents and correspondence
  • Billing
  • Client liaison
  • Dictaphone typing
  • General administration

To be successful in this Legal Assistant position, you must have some proven experience supporting lawyers in Family law, coupled with genuine enthusiasm and a positive and proactive attitude. 
  • Other key attributes include the ability to produce high-quality work autonomously
  • Strong communication skills
  • Be innovative and a self-starter
  • High attention to detail

To be an integral member of a team that prides themselves on being highly successful in providing an exceptional service whilst maintaining a work-life balance.

They are an outgoing team that like to enjoy work and not always take themselves too seriously.

Salary on offer is up to $70,000 package.


For immediate consideration, please click on the appropriate link to submit your resume. If you have any questions, please call Aimee Burton on 03 9098 7433.