Senior Solicitor - Family & Civil Law – Central Australian Women’s Legal Service – Alice Springs NT

Position: Senior Solicitor - Family & Civil Law Organisation: Central Australian Women’s Legal Service Location: Alice Springs NT Closing date and time: 11:00pm Sunday 20/02/2022  How to apply: Via this website Contact person: Alice De Brenni, CAWLS Business Manager, [email protected] Under the direction of the Managing Principal Solicitor, you will provide legal advice, casework, outreach clinics, information and referral, community engagement, community legal education and law reform. You will have the opportunity to be a leader within our organisation, assist other solicitors, and have a carriage of your matters. Core duties: - Client & file management of complex matters - Draft court documents & correspondence - Attend Court and appear in the Local Court, FDR & other tribunals - Brief and instruct Counsel - Supervise and mentor junior staff - Work closely with the Practice Manager - Maintain accurate and up to date records This is a rewarding opportunity to help women and families who's lives have been negatively impacted by domestic violence, and you will be on the front lines of providing the essential service of legal assistance to those in need.