Law Society NT Logo
Law Society NT Logo

Civil Law Solicitor - Darwin

Northern Territory Legal Aid Commission / Civil Law Practice

  • Title - Civil Law Solicitor
  • Designation - Professional 1 / Professional 2
  • Salary - $75,057 - $103,377 plus Superannuation (salary packaging options available)
  • Duration - 12 Month Contract
  • Location - Darwin

Key dutues and responsibilities 

1. Deliver high quality legal information, education, advice, advocacy and legal task assistance and representation to members of the community, with a priority focus on assisting vulnerable and/or disadvantaged people, in civil law matters.
2. Liaise and network with relevant organisations and individuals to ensure high levels of collaboration with relevant agencies and minimise duplication of legal services
3. Identify wider policy issues arising from the work of the Civil Law Practice and help develop strategies to advocate to relevant agencies in relation to those issues.
4. Ensure the delivery of high-quality legal information, education, advice, advocacy and legal task assistance and representation to members of the community, with a priority focus on assisting vulnerable and/or disadvantaged people.
5. Participate in community legal education, law reform and policy initiatives as relevant.
6. Travel to regional and remote areas as required, including overnight stays.
7. Maintain and improve professional standards by keeping up to date with developments in relevant areas of legal practice and participate in professional development activities in relevant areas of legal practice and comply with Continuing Professional Development.
8. Maintain effective file and diary management systems, administrative systems and procedures and quality assurance procedures.

Contact

Applications to be submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Applications close 4pm Friday, 30 September 2022

Click here to download the position description

Last modified: 16/09/2022 1:37 PM

Office details

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

Contact

Please note that the Society does not offer legal advice.

A list of lawyers can be found here.

Telephone: (08) 8981 5104
Email: lawsoc@lawsocietynt.asn.au

Connect