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Senior Lawyer - Top End Women's Legal Service

  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • Part-time available
  • Salary packaging and competitive remuneration
  • Hybrid work from home and a flexible working environment to support
    work-life balance

 

Key Duties

You will be responsible for promoting and help develop the newly created workplace sexual harassment and discrimination (WSHD) practice whilst providing legal assistance to clients. Specifically you will:

  • Maintain a caseload of complex legal matters
  • Conduct litigation files and participate in dispute resolution
  • Work closely with pro bono service providers
  • Coordinate and deliver legal education, information and outreach services to the community specifically related to WSHD
  • Develop and nurture a wide range of stakeholder relationships to deliver outreach services and support referral pathways

 

Selection criteria

  • A practicing certificate in Northern Territory or are willing to obtain one
  • Subject matter expertise in WSHD and/or adjacent, family law, family & sexual violence, migration and/or civil law
  • An understanding or capacity to develop an understanding to working in a trauma-informed framework
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Highly effective stakeholder engagement and relationship building skills; an ability to buiid trust and collaboration with a cross section of the community and sector partners
  • A current drivers licence and a Northern Territory Ochre Card (or willing to obtain one)

 

Click here to download the position description

 

For further information please call Emma Naglieri on 0421 720 596

 

Last modified: 31/01/2024 11:16 AM

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

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