Family Law Solicitor – NT Legal Aid Commission – Darwin NT

Position: Family Law Solicitor
Organisation: NT Legal Aid Commission
Location: Darwin NT
Closing date: 4:00pm Friday12/08/22
How to apply: To be considered for the role, applicants are required to submit a current resume and a cover letter (maximum 2 pages). Applications must be submitted by email to [email protected] 
Contact person: [email protected] 

  • Family Law Solicitor – Darwin Office
  • Professional 3 / Senior Professional 1 (P3/SP1) $106,568 - $138,034 - plus Superannuation
  • 2 Year Contract

About the role: Under the direction of the Managing Solicitor of the Family Law Practice, provide and ensure the provision of high quality legal advice, legal task assistance and duty lawyer services to clients in the areas of family law, domestic violence matters, child support and child protection. About you: You are a committed and driven solicitor with experience in family law and child protection matters, including experience in the conduct of contested hearings and in dispute resolution processes. You will have demonstrated staff and practice management experience, including capacity to supervise and train professional staff. You will have a demonstrated knowledge and awareness of the dynamics, impact and effect of family violence on families as well as knowledge and awareness of the issues impacting First Nations people and disadvantaged families in the NT, including knowledge of current legal issues and the provision of legal services in the NT. For more information about this position please look at the attached ad and duty statement