Family Lawyer - Eastern Suburbs Melbourne

Job Title: Family Lawyer - Eastern Suburbs Melbourne
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Prahran, Victoria
Salary: Up to AU$0.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH19843_1549337421
Contact Name: Jenny Bull
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 05, 2019 14:30

Job Description

Family Lawyer - Melbourne - South East Suburbs

***3 Years PAE+**
**Opportunity to work from offices in the South East Suburbs or from home as desired**
**Highly Competitive Salary and excellent benefits / bonus on offer**

An opportunity exists within a multi-state firm, who predominantly deal with family and criminal defense work, for a Family Lawyer in the Melbourne Eastern Suburbs area.

The firm:

This is a specialist, multi-office law firm who have offices and a presence across all states of Australia. They have a particular focus on family law and criminal law, having achieved an excellent reputation.

Led by a managing partner who is highly qualified and experienced in all areas of family law, the firm offer services across divorce, property settlements, parenting matters, binding financial agreements, consent orders and domestic violence cases.

They are well regarded in Victoria with several offices across the state and a healthy client base of interesting and complex family work. Therefore, they wish to expand their team with a lawyer of 3 years of experience upwards. They firm are happy to consider a more senior lawyer also.

The opportunity:

This opportunity is for an experienced and well-regarded family lawyer to look after clients in the Eastern Suburbs of Melbourne.

The firm takes a mature and flexible approach and is happy for the lawyer to work from home as preferred, attending court and clients as needed.

With an existing caseload in situ to inherit, they hope to secure a lawyer who can continue to develop the client base and reputation of the firm.

The firm operates in all areas of family practice and expects the chosen family lawyer to take a well-rounded approach to mediation, settlement and litigation where necessary. There is also a client base of some criminal work for someone with experience in both practice areas; although this is not essential.

The person:

  • Experienced family lawyer with a good reputation in Melbourne.
  • A lawyer with experience in criminal law would be advantageous but is not essential.
  • Is technically adept across a range of matters including complex / international property & parenting issues.
  • Has good relationships with clients and client referrers to continue the growth of the department.
  • Both good mediation and advocacy skills.
  • Experience dealing with high net worth clients and international assets.
  • A self-motivated and mature attitude to self-management and client management.

In return the firm are able to offer a highly competitive salary with an excellent benefits package.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please contact Jenny Bull at Denovo Recruitment for a confidential discussion on 0473 745 468 or email to Your CV will be held in strictest confidence and not circulated without written consent.

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