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Civil Solicitor


Employer: Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Indigenous, Legal & Human Rights
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Melbourne

Job posted on: 28 September, 2017.
Applications close: 17 October, 2017. (Expired)

An exciting opportunity has come up for an experienced lawyer to join the Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service Co-operative Ltd’s (VALS) growing civil law team. 

VALS is seeking to employ a lawyer with at least 18 months post admission experience in the areas of civil law relevant to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community members, including but not limited to: fines/infringements, VOCAT; tenancy; discrimination, employment, police complaints, and coronial inquests.

The successful applicant will assist VALS’ clients by providing them with high-quality legal advice and casework with a range of civil legal issues, and will also have the opportunity to contribute their knowledge and experience to VALS’ broader strategic and policy based work.

This is an ongoing, full-time position. The successful applicant will be based in VALS’ Preston office, and will report to the Principal Lawyer of VALS’ Civil Law team.

A full position description is attached below.

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