Lawyer (Class Actions) - Slater and Gordon Lawyers

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Closing On: Tuesday, 5th March 2019
Category: Legal
Location: VIC
Job Type:
Full Time
Education: Graduate or Young Lawyer

Job Description:

Slater and Gordon Lawyer’s Class Actions practice group is growing. We are seeking a motivated and passionate junior lawyer to join our experienced team.

The role provides an opportunity to work on Class Actions arising out of the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry; securities claims and/or common law Class Actions (including bushfire, product liability and human rights claims).

Prior experience of working in Class Actions is not a pre-requisite. If you are a committed litigator, we will work with you to expand your knowledge and skills in this dynamic area.

The role offers the following

  • the opportunity to gain unparalleled experience for a junior solicitor in a highly respected Class Actions practice group
  • excellent remuneration and other benefits
  • opportunities for career advancement and to “make your mark”
  • a fantastic and supportive work environment
  • mentoring and pastoral care
  • flexible work arrangements


This opportunity has been created by organic growth within the practice group driven by the number of existing Class Actions and those in the pipeline.

To be successful

You will be able to demonstrate exceptional analytical and communication skills and how you have leveraged those skills to achieve great litigation outcomes. Your professional and personal background will bear out your personal drive and initiative.

The following skills, experience and attributes are prerequisites for the role

  • a current Australian practicing certificate;
  • experience in complex/large-scale litigation, particularly in case management, briefing experts and discovery
  • excellent technical legal and analytical skills
  • the ability to communicate effectively and compassionately
  • the ability to listen, exercise judgement and resolve problems expeditiously


About Us

Slater and Gordon is Australia’s leading consumer law firm. We are passionate advocates for our clients and care deeply about social justice and fair outcomes.

We pride ourselves on offering world-class legal services to clients from all backgrounds and socio-economic circumstances.

We offer our employees a genuine opportunity for career development in a supportive work environment.

Slater and Gordon Lawyers values high performance. We recognise the contribution of our employees and reward them with a dedicated range of attractive benefits.

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply to Slater and Gordon directly as we are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies.

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