Careers

Junior Lawyer – Eastern Suburbs – Lilydale office based

Our Lilydale based firm has a need for a junior or graduate lawyer who is looking for a varied and fulfilling role in a supportive, positive workplace.

The successful applicant would join our busy Victims of Crime Assistance Tribunal (VOCAT) team working under a senior lawyer handling VOCAT applications.

The successful applicant will have an outgoing, caring, and compassionate personality, with proven experience in working effectively with people who have sustained significant trauma.

Further, excellent written skills are required with a strong attention detail, along with an ability to work efficiently to progress a large number of files at any one time. Excellent time management skills are a must.

This role will be based at our Lilydale office, however there will be an expectation that the successful applicant be willing to work at least one day a week from either our Berwick office in Melbourne’s South Eastern suburbs or our new Melbourne CBD office.

Applications may also be considered from strong applicants who have almost completed their admission requirements but who are not yet admitted.

Apply today by sending your cover letter and resume to office@johnstonereimer.com.au

Wills & Estate Lawyer – Litigation, Planning, and Administration -Lilydale Based

The Firm

Located in Lilydale in the Eastern Suburbs, Johnstone and Reimer Lawyers are known for providing practical, pragmatic legal assistance across a variety of practice areas.

The Opportunity

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Wills & Estate Lawyer with at least three years’ experience in Estate Litigation and Estate Planning / Administration.

This is an exciting opportunity to manage a busy file load and achieve practical and pragmatic outcomes for clients in the outer suburbs.

Requirements

We are looking for a lawyer with the following skills and abilities:

  • Minimum of 3 years post admission experience, preferably 5 years plus (salary commensurate based on experience);
  • Demonstrated ability to administer multiple complex matters concurrently with a high degree of accuracy and efficiency;
  • Ability to focus on and deliver outcomes;
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to meet deadlines;
  • High level of communication and time management skills;
  • Capacity to be self managed and self motivated;
  • A desire to work as part of a close-knit team in a collaborative and sociable working environment.

This position is for someone who is looking for a stimulating and challenging role where you can utilise your skills and experiences with private clients in conjunction with your interest in, and exposure to, succession law.

This role will be based at our Lilydale office, however there will be an expectation that the successful applicant be willing to work as required from our Berwick office in Melbourne’s South Eastern suburbs and our new Melbourne CBD office.

Apply today by sending your cover letter and resume to office@johnstonereimer.com.au.