Principal Solicitor – Sussex Street Community Law Service – Perth WA

Position: Principal Solicitor

Organisation: Sussex Street Community Law Service

Location: Perth WA

Closing date and time: 5:00pm 30/07/21

How to apply: Email

Contact person: Jane Timmermanis

The Principal Solicitor has the overall responsibility for the operations of the legal and non- legal programs at Sussex Street Community Law Service as required and can delegate responsibilities as appropriate.
o Supervise advice provided by legal and non-legal caseworkers, PLT placements, restricted practitioners and volunteers
o Be a legal resource for staff
o Conduct regular case conferences and audits of files
o Ensure compliance with insurance and accreditation requirements
o Recommend staff training
o Prepare policy and law reform submissions
o Consult regularly with General Manager and Operations Managers