Career opportunity

Paralegal – Family & Relationship Law  

  • Work within a dynamic and highly regarded family and relationship law team, consisting of industry experts and accredited family law specialists
  • Full time or part time position
  • Open to current law students

Who we are

As one of the largest family and relationship teams in Victoria, with offices in Melbourne, the Surf Coast, the Bellarine Peninsula and South Australia, we are a leading law firm with a difference; we care about our people, our clients, and our community.

We implement innovative legal processes and practices, with a focus on continuing to develop solutions to best support our clients.

Our people are the key to our success and our reputation is built on the contributions of everyone in our team. Recruiting the right people keeps our business growing and thriving.

About the role

We are looking for a Paralegal to join the Family & Relationship Law team either based in our Geelong or Melbourne office.

Supporting our team of Lawyers, you will begin to develop knowledge of both the Family Court and the Federal Circuit Court processes and rules and an understanding of the variety of matters our Family Law department handles for our clients.

You will be involved in drafting and preparing court documents and letters, client management, court filing, file management and supporting the administration team in the department including opening and closing files and general administrative tasks as required.

We are looking for someone who can work full time or part time (at least four days per week, which may include working across five days with reduced hours).

You will deliver:

  • Excellent client focused service
  • The ability to move from one task to another, quickly and efficiently
  • Consistent accuracy and attention to detail
  • Efficient time management to maintain control of key priorities

Why join us?

With a focus on high performance and our community, and an engaged culture, we are proud of our people and our history. Our values are important to us, and we look for like-minded people to continue to bring those values to life as part of the way we work.

You will join a strong and supportive team, where you can continue to develop your skills and experience.

Some of our benefits include:

  • Generous parental leave program
  • Health and wellbeing initiatives
  • Access to volunteering opportunities to give back to your own community
  • Purchase leave program
  • A genuinely supportive and welcoming culture
  • Access to training and development

How to apply

For a confidential discussion, please contact Amelia Pilcher, HR Consultant on 03 5273 5243.

To submit your application, please complete the form on this page.

Coulter Legal values diversity, enables access and promotes inclusion.

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