Title: Lawyer | Client Intake Team
Company Name: Slater and Gordon Lawyers
Job Location: Australia, Victoria, Melbourne, Eastern Suburbs, Ringwood
Employment Status: Part time
2 x Lawyer Opportunities | Be the First Point of Contact for our Clients | Seeking Lawyers from 1 - 5+ PAE Experience | Flexible hours and work location available
At Slater and Gordon, we aim to ensure that every client gets the care and commitment that they deserve.
We know that extending client care and uplifting our client experience is key to our success.
Our team of Lawyers in the Direct to Lawyer Team take the time to listen and empathise with all our new client enquiries. They are often the first point of contact and at the forefront of client care and compassion.
We are now seeking Lawyers to join our Client Intake Direct to Lawyer Team at our Ringwood Office. One will be an experienced (5+ PAE) Lawyer in a permanent part time capacity (hours and days are flexible). The other, we are open to candidates from 1-3 Year Lawyers for full-time six-month contracts (with a view to possible extension).
We are open to discussions around flexible working days, hours and office location/working from home arrangements.
In this role, you will be responsible for providing initial legal advice to clients with new injury claims in Victoria particularly across the personal injury practices of Motor Vehicle Accident Compensation, Workers' Compensation and / or Public Liability. You will provide an early triage function for new client enquiries. You will be required to take instructions on the client's matter before deciding on the viability of the enquiry, providing advice to that effect and possibly offering a legal costs agreement. If you are passionate about helping clients and ensuring their client experience with the firm is a positive one, then this role is for you.
This role presents a rare opportunity for a proactive, passionate and results driven individual to work with one of our most respected and expanding practice groups.
Working within a collegiate and highly regarded team, you will be a committed and enthusiastic individual who possesses the following:
Our positive working environment coupled with a genuine commitment to work/life balance represents an enticing incentive for individuals looking for a new challenge in their career.
Slater and Gordon is a leading Australian Personal Injury law firm. Our people are passionate advocates for clients, providing a personal and caring service. For their part, our clients value an expert, tailored service from people they can depend on.
We pride ourselves on offering accessible, world class legal services to people from all backgrounds and socio-economic circumstances. We work hard to simplify the legal process for them and provide support and guidance along the way.
At Slater and Gordon you're exposed to varied and interesting work and the constant opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of everyday people.
Slater and Gordon employees enjoy a genuine opportunity for professional development in an environment that values and recognises high performance.
If you are motivated, hardworking, and enjoy a fast-paced workplace, then consider a career with us. As a firm committed to promoting social justice, our staff value being part of an inclusive and diverse team. Candidates from all cultural backgrounds and social groups are encouraged to apply for this position.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply directly to Slater and Gordon. We prefer to deal with you personally and are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies.