Workers Compensation Lawyer -Senior Associate Level

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  • Become A Driving Force within Recognised Compensation Team
  • Autonomy, Working Alongside Highly Respected Partners
  • Rewarding Melbourne Based Role - Career Development -Enviable Culture + Benefits
If you're looking to grow your profile/career there's no better time or place! within this prominent Compensation team based in Melbourne.  Joining an Award-winning law firm which prides themselves on their people and culture, providing an inclusive workplace with an exceptional well-being program & innovative service to their clientele across diverse sectors & practice groups.
 
About the role...
The firm now has an opportunity within their highly regarded Compensation practice for a proven WorkCover Lawyer, ideally at the Senior Associate level, with a min. 5 years exp. to manage common law, statutory benefits & serious injury matters working alongside accessible Partners and the broader team.

Key responsibilities will include:
  • Running your own portfolio from start to finish;
  • Assisting & advising statutory/prominent self-insurer clients in relation to workers compensation claims; 
  • Preparing complex advices;
  • Running litigation incl. appearance work;
  • Providing guidance to less experienced colleagues in the team.
Ideally, suitable candidates will have:
  • Demonstrated experience (min. 5 yrs) & technical expertise eg. in workers compensation &/or personal injury insurance gained either within private practice or self-insurer environments; 
  • Strong client management/service delivery focus;
  • Aptitude for client cultivation/business development;
  • Be comfortable in working autonomously, within a team providing mentoring to less experienced colleagues and able to multi-task to effectively manage competing priorities.
What's on offer:

The successful candidate will be joining a strong, prestigious Compensation team, based in Melbourne and will work closely with accessible Partners and a dedicated team that is passionate about providing exceptional service & delivering successful outcomes.  Here you will have the support & recognition of your efforts, together with an attractive salary, become involved in the firm's probono & community work and the option to purchase extra paid leave!

If you're a talented WorkCover lawyer who is pursuing excellence in this niche area, strive to deliver client objectives/manage expectations, have excellent attention to detail with pro-active approach together with outstanding communication & interpersonal skills then reach out to us now!

To express your interest...

Apply online, please click the 'Apply' button now.

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion please contact:
Sharon Henderson l Partner

t: 03 9098 8776

NB. Owing to COVID-19, currently all interviews will be conducted online via a url link for video/tele-conference.