Solicitor, Civil Law Practice Darwin – NT Legal Aid Commission – Darwin NT

Position: Solicitor - Civil Law Practice Darwin
 
Organisation: NT Legal Aid Commission (NTLAC)
 
Location: Darwin NT 
 
Closing date: 4:00pm Friday 30/09/22
 
How to apply: To be considered for this position, applicants must attach a resume and a statement addressing the selection criteria (maximum 2 pages). Applications must be submitted by email to [email protected]
• Profession 1/ Professional 2 (P1/P2) $75,057 - $103,377 - plus Superannuation • 12 Month Contract About the Northern Territory Legal Aid Commission: The Northern Territory Legal Aid Commission (NTLAC) is an independent statutory authority established under the Legal Aid Act 1990. Our purpose is to ensure that people in the Northern Territory understand their legal rights and disadvantaged people have access to quality legal services, and to uphold a fair Northern Territory and national justice system.

About the role: Under the direction of the Managing Solicitor of the Civil Law Practice, provide high quality legal advice, community legal education and legal assistance, in a range of civil law matters and undertake related advocacy, policy and law reform work.

About you: You will be an experienced and dedicated solicitor with a high-level initiative including the ability to work as part of a team with minimal supervision in undertaking tasks and addressing challenges. You will have the ability to deliver high quality legal advice, community legal education and legal assistance, in a range of civil law matters and undertake related advocacy, policy and law reform work.

Employee benefits: NTLAC offer attractive employment benefits such as 6 weeks annual leave and salary packaging options. Whilst the work is challenging, you will be rewarded with a culture that is focused on meeting the legal needs of vulnerable people in the Northern Territory.