Solicitor / Senior Solicitor - Perth
Come and right wrong with us. We’re a national team of 700+ dedicated professional people who enjoy coming in each day to help make a difference. We are fortunate to work with people across a range of personal injury litigation matters. Our offices across Australia continue to progress and grow their practices aiming for the best results for their clients. A hands-on approach at all levels means that Shine Lawyers is a law firm willing to tackle multi-nationals or explore home grown issues in the fight for justice.
This Solicitor / Senior Solicitor role is available in our Perth branch on a full-time, permanent basis.
- Competently manage and progress a variety of personal injury matters across workers' compensation, work injury damages and public liability
- Draft legal documents in a concise and effective manner
- Interpret legal advice to each client's particular case to suit their level of understanding
- Be commercially responsible and fiscally aware, in relation to running files
- Effectively assess claims including liability and quantum
- Develop and maintain strong professional working relationships with clients, including effective and regular communication and managing the client's expectations
- Take an active role in working with and mentoring juniors solicitor, law clerks, paralegal and admin staff
- Previous experience as a Solicitor with exposure to personal injury matters is ideal
- Strong attention to detail
- Ability to manage large volumes of files
- Enjoy working on legally challenging and factually complex matters
- High standard of legal drafting skills
- Maturity and confidence to communicate with clients with mental health issues
- A desire to be part of a strong and cohesive team
- Ability to communicate effectively with experts in multiple fields
What we offer
An ASX listed company with great aspirations, growing into more emerging practice areas and new geographic regions. Our search is for like-minded people, passionate about righting wrong and putting the client at the heart of all they do. We offer:
- Opportunity to reach your potential
- Competitive remuneration and incentive program
- A progressive and supportive working environment
We look forward to receiving your application.