Adviceline Injury Lawyers is a specialist personal injury law firm in Victoria, with particular expertise in work injury, accidents on the road, public place slips and trips and claims of negligence.
For more than 50 years, we have been helping injured Victorians access the compensation they need to get their lives back on track. We take on all types of cases and represent all parts of the community, including people who find it difficult to afford a lawyer or who speak a language other than English. Several of our lawyers speak many different languages including Chinese (Cantonese/Mandarin) and Greek.
Our firm’s approach to providing legal services is centered around the needs of the client, and being boutique in size, our team can be agile and responsive to all client requests and provide a tailored approach to existing and new clients.
About the Team
The Adviceline legal team is made up of award-winning industry leaders and accredited specialists who regularly meet and collaborate to ensure excellent client outcomes. Solicitors work closely with paralegals and administrative staff to ensure that clients receive timely expert advice in a critical time of need.
We are a fun, friendly, tight knit team offering work/life balance through a social and dynamic work environment.
About the Role
We are looking for an experienced Senior Legal Assistant to join our team, to provide administrative and secretarial support to our lawyers on personal injury cases, including Workcover, TAC and public liability matters.
We have offices in the Melbourne CBD, Melton, Epping and Springvale, and are open to this role being located in any of our offices (including working-from-home), depending upon the preferences of the right candidate.
On a day to day basis you can expect the role to include:
- file maintenance – electronic (FileSite) and paper
- diary management
- preparation of correspondence and Court documents
- editing documents
- client contact
- monthly billing (Aderant).
To be successful in this role you must have gained significant experience as a legal assistant and ideally, have had exposure to personal injuries litigation.
Alongside this you will possess the following skills:
- excellent communication skills, both written and oral
- an eye for detail
- strong work ethic and initiative
- the ability to communicate in a professional manner with our clients and your colleagues
- active team member, completing tasks and assisting others to complete tasks
- develops good working relationships
- uses discretion and deals with sensitive information appropriately.
More About Us
Adviceline Injury Lawyers is part of Holding Redlich – a large national commercial law firm with offices across Australia. We are comprised of more than 500 employees and partners, and we provide the full range of legal services to many of Australia’s largest public and private companies, and across all levels of government.
Great law is our starting point, and we look after our clients with the best legal thinking, expert industry knowledge and strong local and international connections. We strive for excellence in everything we do and we take pride in the quality of our work.
We understand that our success is due to our people, and we value the diverse personalities, talents and backgrounds they bring. We think it speaks volumes that many of our people have enjoyed developing and progressing their careers with us over a number of years.
The firm offers genuine career development and support with the opportunity for stimulating, challenging and meaningful legal and non-legal work.
And we are a law firm with heart, boasting a proud record of commitment to pro bono work and regularly contributing to charities nationwide via our Social Justice Fund.
To discuss this opportunity on a confidential basis, please contact Zoe Discombe, National Recruitment Manager, on (03) 9321 9802.
To apply, please click here to complete our online application form. We will be in touch shortly.