Family Lawyer

  • Work with a successful firm and a well established team
  • Enjoy a flexible work life balance
  • Attractive annual salary & bonus

 Who we are
Dimond Family Lawyers is a long established, reputable, Family Law firm based in Mount Hawthorn. We have a collaborative and supportive team led by a Director who understands the importance of balance and values flexibility in the workplace. With highly trained and experienced support staff, our paperless office is managed with well-developed procedures and systems, promoting efficiency and enabling a focus on delivery. Our team are focused, confident and strategic. We take pride in providing practical advice to clients with the sole aim of resolving matters and achieving the best possible outcome. Our success rate in mediations is high, and the feedback from our clients is consistently positive, which provides us with a steady stream of referral-based business.

 What your role includes
Supported by an experienced and capable team, you will be responsible for managing a case load of individual matters from beginning to the end. Fostering a strong lawyer-client relationship while navigating a variety of complex and challenging matters. When necessary Counsel will be engaged for trials, with the majority of other court work being undertaken by the solicitor with conduct.

 What you’ll need to succeed
Your practical family law experience and strong MS Word and Excel skills will be pivotal in ensuring your success. Whilst well developed drafting skills and strong attention to detail is essential, varying levels of experience in family law will be considered for this role. You will need to seamlessly integrate with our existing team, who work collaboratively to deliver on our vision and values with a first-class level of professionalism.

 

What you will get in return

In addition to ensuring you are well compensated with a competitive salary and annual bonus, it is our mission to ensure you come to work feeling challenged, valued and well supported in your role. Our team enjoy flexibility, work short hours on a Friday, and celebrate various events during the year such as Melbourne Cup, Christmas, birthdays and team lunches.  Dimond Family Lawyers are centrally based on the café strip in Mount Hawthorn, surrounded by boutique shops and restaurants and only ten minutes’ drive from the Family Court.

 

What to do now

If you are interested in progressing your family law career and joining our expanding team, please do not hesitate to contact us to discuss your future objectives. Your application will be treated with the utmost confidence.

Enquiries to Emma Smith (Consultant) at esmith@dfl.com.au