Graduate/Junior Solicitor – Hunter Community Legal Centre – Newcastle NSW

Under the supervision of the Civil Law team’s Senior Solicitor, the purpose of the role is to provide high-quality legal advice to clients generated from the centre’s Free Legal Helpline, duty services, outreaches and referrals. This role would ideally suit a graduate or junior solicitor with a keen interest in pursuing a career in civil law with a desire to work in the community and NFP sector. The successful candidate will be mentored by the Civil Law team in providing advice to clients on a wide range of civil law issues and minor criminal matters . The majority of Hunter CLC’s client work will be via telephone advice with the aim of equipping clients to self-represent. The role will also require providing AVO duty services as required, legal assistance as part of outreach clinics and community legal education.

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