Legal Assistant - Family Law

HopgoodGanim Lawyers

The team is seeking a Family Law Assistant who is committed to providing exceptional support to practitioners within the team.

  • Industry leading Family Law firm in Australia
  • Full-time role, office hours 8.30am to 5.00pm
With offices in Brisbane and Perth, HopgoodGanim offers commercially focused legal advice, coupled with reliable and responsive service, to clients based locally, throughout Australia and across international borders.  Our team has been recognised in The Best Lawyers in Australia 2021 - Family Law and Family Law Mediation.
  
The team is seeking a Family Law Assistant who is committed to providing exceptional support to practitioners within the team and also our clients.  

To be successful in this role, you will have a strong background in, and a passion to work in Family Law. You will be capable of managing an extremely busy workload and thrive working in a fast-paced environment as well as be able to prioritise and be self-motivated.  You must possess impeccable communication skills and strong word processing abilities. 
  
A high level of attention to detail, organisational skills and teamwork are essential for this role. This role will support a very busy team and as such, there is a high volume of work including dictation, brief preparation and administrative tasks such as filing and archiving. Due to the sensitive nature of the work, you will need to possess a high degree of empathy and commitment to confidentiality and privacy.
  
This is an excellent opportunity for someone who enjoys working with people and developing quality relationships over time.  If you are someone who takes their work seriously but doesn’t take themselves seriously, someone who looks for solutions rather than problems and someone who never says, ‘that’s not part of my job’, then come and work with us. With a unique culture, the firm is recognised as a place where people are supported and love to work.