- Job posted on: 21st May 2021
- Applications close:
The Family Lawyer will be working within the growing family law team at SMLS. This role supports vulnerable and disadvantaged community members by advising them of their legal rights and responsibilities in family law matters. SMLS is excited to be broadening our reach providing services at the Melbourne Registry as part of the ‘FASS’ (Family Advocacy and Support Services) program funded by Victoria Legal Aid Commission, and the provision of legally assisted family dispute resolution. This role will be a combination of FASS, FDR and case work.
You will possess excellent communication and time management skills with a drive for positive outcome for clients as well experience in the provision and development of effective legal services to clients facing family law legal issues. As a Family Lawyer you will have at least 4 years post admission experience in family law.
Specific enquiries regarding the position can be directed to Ms Kristen Wallwork, Executive Director on 03 9545 7400.
A position description is attached.