Senior Solicitor/Associate - Medical Law

Shine Lawyers

Help right wrongs for everyday people. Stand up for the little guy. Dare to be different and stay ahead of the pack.

  • Be mentored by leaders, and mentor junior staff members in turn
  • Progress your career in the rewarding Medical Law space
  • Help our deserving clients move on with their lives
Our Firm
Come and right wrong with us. At Shine Lawyers, we challenge the “norms” of traditional law firms, and are committed to understanding the needs of our clients, pro-actively working to always stand up for the little guy. We’re a national team of dedicated professionals, whose willingness to think creatively positions us ahead of the pack.

The Role
A rare opportunity for a Senior Solicitor/Associate to join our growing Medical Law practice has arisen, based in our Sydney CBD head office. 
  • Take an active role in working with and mentoring a team of solicitors, paralegals and administration support staff
  • Be commercially responsible and fiscally aware, in relation to running files
  • Develop and maintain strong professional working relationships with clients, including effective and regular communication, and managing the client's expectations
  • Ensure all matters managed in line with Shine’s case management approach
  • Work closely with management to ensure the function is working efficiently and effectively, including staff performance
Please note that although this role is a full time opportunity, we are open to discussions around flexible work arrangements for the right candidate. Remote onboarding opportunities due exist during this time due to Covid-19.

 Required Skills
  • 3-5 years post admission experience in personal injuries, ideally with exposure to medical negligence
  • A strong commercial mind, with the presence and reputation to build and develop mutually-beneficial referral networks 
  • Technical expertise, with the skills to manage complex legal matters in the medical law law space
  • The drive and enthusiasm to continue to contribute to growing the practice even further
  • A client-oriented mindset, instilling purpose throughout the practice
What we offer

An ASX-listed organisation, committed to shining a light on injustice, and making the world a better place, one client at a time.   Our search is for like-minded people, passionate about giving a voice to those who would otherwise be unheard, and putting the client at the heart of all they do. We offer:
  • Opportunity to reach your potential via clear career pathways
  • Competitive remuneration and benefits program
  • A progressive and supportive working environment, not afraid to pioneer new ways
We look forward to receiving your application.