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Law Clerk positions - Sydney

Advertiser: Piper Alderman Lawyers3.9 out of 53.9 overall rating (8 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
13 Jan 2020
Location
Sydney, CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Work Type
Casual/Vacation
Classification
Legal, Law Clerks & Paralegals
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Law Clerk positions - Sydney

  • Balance and Blend your studies
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment
  • Committed to your development

The Piper Alderman difference?   

As a Clerk you will be exposed to a supportive and collaborative learning environment which encourages you to balance and blend your university commitments with work experience while completing your degree. Working 2 days a week, and working closely with legal professionals you will get hands on with a variety of interesting, thought provoking tasks within a firm which is genuinely interested in and committed to the development of law clerks and junior staff.

Piper Alderman Rising Lawyers
 
As a Clerk, you will join our team of Rising Lawyers engaged in a variety of interest groups including: legal development, wellness, business development and professional responsibility. The respective interest groups plan and deliver initiatives which support the development of lawyers in the early stages of their career and reinforce the firm’s overall strategic objectives.
 
Reporting into industry leading Partners, the key responsibilities within this role will include:
 
• Researching technical information for current matters
• Gathering and analysing case facts while identifying legal issues
  and risks
• Drafting emails, correspondence and legal documentation
• Providing general legal assistance to fee earners in the group as
  required
• Attending and note taking at meetings with clients
• Collating papers for counsel briefings and court hearings and
  attending with counsel in court
• Developing efficient file procedures and time recording

To be successful in this Law Clerk position, you will have:
 
• Relevant tertiary study in law and have completed or are in the
  process of completing a minimum of 60% of your law degree
• Excellent research skills and exceptional attention to detail
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability
  to draft basic correspondence
• Exceptional organisation skills, time management and attention to
  detail
• An ability to use initiative and liaise confidently with partners and
  fee earners
• An ability to digest instructions quickly and produce results
 
To apply visit our website https://piperalderman.com.au/careers/current-opportunities/
and click on our CV Mail page. For related enquiries please contact Aredy Maoudis, HR Manager via email at amaoudis@piperalderman.com.au  
Applications will not be considered without an Academic Transcript.
 
To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work in Australia. 
Aredy Maoudis
amaoudis@piperalderman.com.au
Email: Please click the 'Apply Now' button below.
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  • Balance and Blend your studies
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment
  • Committed to your development

The Piper Alderman difference?   

As a Clerk you will be exposed to a supportive and collaborative learning environment which encourages you to balance and blend your university commitments with work experience while completing your degree. Working 2 days a week, and working closely with legal professionals you will get hands on with a variety of interesting, thought provoking tasks within a firm which is genuinely interested in and committed to the development of law clerks and junior staff.

Piper Alderman Rising Lawyers
 
As a Clerk, you will join our team of Rising Lawyers engaged in a variety of interest groups including: legal development, wellness, business development and professional responsibility. The respective interest groups plan and deliver initiatives which support the development of lawyers in the early stages of their career and reinforce the firm’s overall strategic objectives.
 
Reporting into industry leading Partners, the key responsibilities within this role will include:
 
• Researching technical information for current matters
• Gathering and analysing case facts while identifying legal issues
  and risks
• Drafting emails, correspondence and legal documentation
• Providing general legal assistance to fee earners in the group as
  required
• Attending and note taking at meetings with clients
• Collating papers for counsel briefings and court hearings and
  attending with counsel in court
• Developing efficient file procedures and time recording

To be successful in this Law Clerk position, you will have:
 
• Relevant tertiary study in law and have completed or are in the
  process of completing a minimum of 60% of your law degree
• Excellent research skills and exceptional attention to detail
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability
  to draft basic correspondence
• Exceptional organisation skills, time management and attention to
  detail
• An ability to use initiative and liaise confidently with partners and
  fee earners
• An ability to digest instructions quickly and produce results
 
To apply visit our website https://piperalderman.com.au/careers/current-opportunities/
and click on our CV Mail page. For related enquiries please contact Aredy Maoudis, HR Manager via email at amaoudis@piperalderman.com.au  
Applications will not be considered without an Academic Transcript.
 
To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work in Australia. 

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