Practice Leader/Senior Associate - Medical Law

Shine Lawyers

Fight the good fight for everyday people. Dare to be different. Stand up for the little guy and help right wrongs.

  • Leadership opportunity - grow and develop our practice
  • 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 are a non-traditional law firm, committed to understanding the needs of our clients, and pro-actively working to stand up for the little guy. We’re a national team of 700+ dedicated professionals, who enjoy coming in each day to help make a difference.

The Role

A rare opportunity for a Practice Leader to lead and grow our 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
  • Minimum 6 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, and the ability to instil further expertise in your team
  • A mature leadership approach, with the ability to lead our team to success
  • The drive and enthusiasm to continue to grow the practice even further
  • A client-oriented mindset, instilling purpose throughout the practice
What We Offer

A national ASX-listed company with great aspirations, growth and emerging practice areas. Our search is for like-minded people, passionate about righting wrong and putting the client at the heart of all they do. We offer:
  • Opportunity to reach your potential
  • Competitive remuneration and benefits program
  • A progressive and supportive working environment
 We look forward to receiving your application