Criminal Lawyer - Darwin
About the Job
An exciting opportunity exists for a young lawyer with their sight set on a career in criminal law. Darwin-based law firm Hubber Legal is looking for a hard-working and ambitious lawyer with a passion for just outcomes. With a large portion of legally aided clients, the majority of whom are indigenous – as they are hugely over-represented in the justice system - this role this role will allow a lawyer to fight for the most disadvantaged in our community.
Hubber Legal represents clients in the Supreme Court, local courts across the NT including the remote bush court circuits, Alice Springs and Katherine as well as the Youth Jus(ce Court.
A lawyer will have access to the best barristers in the business and be provided with excellent mentoring. With appropriate support and training, our lawyers are expected to appear in contested hearings, Supreme Court pleas and the Youth Justice Court. Frequent opportunities will also present to junior counsel in jury trials. We are offering top of market salary commensurate with experience, as well as generous leave entitlements
Why work here?
Whilst offering excellent opportunities for growth through mentorship and extremely interesting work, we at Hubber Legal also value work/life balance to allow staff to make the most of the outdoor lifestyle of the Northern Territory. Matthew Hubber, the Principal, is a dedicated father, fisherman and cyclist. He encourages his staff to participate in the broader legal community and continuing education, as well as other interests outside of work.
For further information please contact Matt Hubber on
Phone: 08 8942 0724