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Senior Family Lawyer

Hays Legal


Base pay $70k - $130k
Permanent Standard business hours
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Full job description

Your new company
A well-established legal firm, representing clients in Criminal, Traffic, Family Law, Employment Law and Wills & Estates matters from Sydney to the Hunter Region.

Known for providing sound legal advice, effective strategies, and strong representation to ensure our client's legal issues are resolved promptly in a professional and cost-effective manner.

Your new role
An exciting opportunity to lead a Family Law team, you will be supported by a reliable, efficient and good-humoured team. As a Senior lawyer within this established family law area, you will have experience running all aspects of Family Law matters from the initial client contact through to settlement.

Key Responsibilities

  • Parenting and children's matters
  • Divorce and separation
  • Property settlements
  • Appearances in the Family & Federal Circuit Courts
  • Instructing counsel in final hearings
  • Mediation & conciliation conferences

What you'll need to succeed

  • 3+ years PAE in Family Law
  • An ability to manage matters effectively
  • Strong negotiation skills and commitment to building relationships
  • Excellent communication and ability to motivate and set example

What you'll get in return

  • Career opportunities
  • Excellent Salary
  • Newcastle CBD Location | Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Salary packaging options, relocation package and a profit share scheme

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, please forward an up-to-date copy of your resume, or call.

astrid.martin@hays.com.au - 02 4032 8648

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

LHS 297508 #2626209


Skills
EMPLOYMENT LAW
LEGAL ADVICE

Perks & benefits
Profit share
Salary packaging
Pay comparison
Market average based on all Family Lawyer jobs in Hunter Valley NSW
Base pay range
$70k - $130k
Market average
$105k
$105k
Market average
$77k
$137k

Job details
Date posted
30 Mar 2022
Category
Legal
Occupation
Family Law
Base pay
$70k - $130k
Work type
Permanent
Job mode
Standard business hours
Career level
Experienced non-manager
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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