Solicitors/Senior Solicitors - Class Actions

Shine Lawyers

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

  • Significant career opportunity in established Class Actons national practice
  • Competitive remuneration and benefits program
  • Multiple opportunities across landmark class actions

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, pro-actively working to stand up for the little guy. We’re a national team of 700+ dedicated people who enjoy coming in each day to help make a difference.
  
The team
  
We are proud to have a strong Class Actions presence nationally, having assisted clients secure justice in some of the nation's largest Class Actions, including PFAS contamination class actions and the Stolen Wages class action investigation.

Shine's reputation as a leader in the Class Actions space in Australia has seen an organic increase in the number and size of the Class Actions being handled by this high-performing team, and, consequently, strong growth in the size of the department itself. 
 
The role 

Due to this recent success, we are offering multiple Solicitor and Senior Solicitor opportunities to join our Class Actions team in Brisbane CBD. These opportunities are ideal for intermediate solicitors with experience litigating in higher jurisdictions across commercial litigation.

In addition to a competitive remuneration and market-leading benefits program, through our formal Professional Development Program, you will also have the opportunity to progress to the next step in your associateship journey. 
  
The responsibilities
  • Be involved in some of the biggest class actions in the country
  • Draft legal documents and correspondence in a concise and effective manner
  • Assist with group member management and quantification of class losses
  • Develop and maintain strong professional working relationships with stakeholders in class actions including clients and funders, effective and regular communication and managing the clients' expectations
  • Take an active role in working with and mentoring law clerks, paralegals and administrative professionals
The skills
  • Significant experience as a solicitor litigating in higher jurisdictions 
  • Significant experience across commercial litigation 
  • Ability to work with and manage large volumes of complex documents and reports
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Strong technology skills including MS Office, Microsoft Excel, electronic discovery databases and other document management systems
  • Strong attention to detail and research skills
What we offer
  
An ASX listed company with great aspirations; growing 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.