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Senior Policy Lawyer

Law Society Northern Territory

$100,000 - $120,000 pro rata (part-time 0.5 FTE)

The Law Society Northern Territory (Society) is the peak body for legal practitioners in the Northern Territory and advocates on both local and national legal policy issues.

The Society is looking for a Senior Policy Lawyer who will have advanced legal research skills and high-level communication skills and be able to manage projects without supervision. The position also requires a solid understanding of Australia’s legal and political systems including the Northern Territory.

This position plays a key role in the achievement of the Society’s strategic goals particularly

  • advocating with influence, and
  • promoting the fundamental principles of a just society and the administration of justice.

This is an opportunity to join a small but supportive team with good work/life balance. Please contact Kelvin Strange on 8981 5104 for more information about the role.

Applications can be submitted via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and should include your curriculum vitae and a 1-2 page summary of how your experience equips you to meet the key responsibilities and skills as set out in the job description here.

Applications are due by COB Wednesday 23 March 2022.



Last modified: 22/02/2022 4:40 PM

Office details

Office: 3/6 Lindsay St. Darwin NT 0800
Post: GPO Box 2388 Darwin NT 0801
ABN: 62 208 314 893


Please note that the Society does not offer legal advice.

A list of lawyers can be found here.

Telephone: (08) 8981 5104