Careers

Our Values

Connection

Beautifully intricate network of lines.

Own it

Carrying responsibilities on our back.

Respect

Hard Working and forever loyal.

Excellence

Soaring high in excellence.

Benefits

Great location

Located in the Perth CBD, our office has easy access to public transport, amazing food, trendy bars and most importantly, great coffee.

Competitive salary

We pride ourselves on employing highly educated and experienced individuals. We believe that great talent must be rewarded with great compensation.

Social club

We work hard, very hard. But we also know how to have fun. Social events are organised once a month and Friday drinks are always a must.

Gym membership

We care about your health. Keep fit and healthy by taking advantage of our building’s free membership gifted to all employees.

Collaborative culture

We foster a synergistic environment where employees work together to achieve a common goal and always willing to help one and other.

Achievement awards

Achieve Better Outcomes and we will reward you. Staff are recognised for outstanding work, effort and dedication with cash prizes.

Well-being program

We genuinely care. We have regular check-ins with you on a personal level to see how you are going. Did I mention free coffee on us?

State-of-the-art Technology

We have highly-integrated and seamless technology systems throughout the work-space giving you the ability to work remotely if you need to.

Grad Program

Leach Legal Family Law Prize Award

Leach Legal is proud to be supporting ECU’s School of Business and Law in recognising outstanding
student achievements.

The winner receives a cash prize as well as a one-week internship at our office.

2019 Award Winner – Carly Wells

Current Opportunities

Do you represent our core values? Join the Leach Legal team in Perth to help achieve Better Outcomes for clients!

 

Senior Legal Assistant

 

About the Firm

Leach Legal is a leading Family Law firm. Dedicated to its clients and employees. We are committed to creating an inclusive workplace for all our employees. We are also very proud of our culture that values C.O.R.E Strategy connection, owning it, respect and excellence.

We celebrate our people, their diversity and the different perspectives they bring to work.

About You

  • Professional and positive attitude
  • Attention to detail
  • Client Focused
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Motivated and take initiative
  • Results driven
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Ability to work under strict deadlines
  • The ability to maintain confidentiality at all times
  • 5 + years legal experience in Wills and Estate planning & Probate

IT Systems

  • MS office Suite
  • Outlook
  • LawMaster
  • HotDocs/SoftDocs
  • Xero

Administrative Duties

  • Emailing and recording
  • General Administration duties
  • High level diary management (organize client meetings, conferences, document filing time limitation etc.) responses from the other side
  • Professional telephone manner

Accounts Duties

  • Excel spreadsheet recording + assets and liabilities schedule
  • Data entry (Disbursements and journals)
  • Accounts payable (entering invoices on Xero)
  • Billing
  • Checking daily, money in trust

Secretarial Duties

  • PA to two fee earners
  • Dictation
  • Document production (set up/ not drafting)
    – Form 1 Initiating Application
    – Form 1A – Response to Initiating Application
    – Case Information Affidavit
    – Form 13 – Financial Statement
    – FDR Exemption Form
    – Form 8 – Notice of Address for Service
    – Form 9 – Notice of Ceasing to Act
    – Affidavit / Witness Affidavit
    – Form 2 – Application in a Case
    – Form 2A – Response to Application in a Case
    – Form 11 – Consent Orders
    – Minute of Consent Orders/Proposed Orders
  • Prepare mail & enclosures
  • Prepare briefs to Counsel
  • Case time limitations management
  • Liaising with clients
  • Legal research
  • High level of interpersonal and communication skills
  • Managing fee earners WIP (billable time)
  • Maintains client confidence by keeping client/fee earner information confidential
  • Support other legal assistants and fee earners when required
  • Disclosure
  • Com Courts portal management, updating court file
  • Following up clients in relation to various
  • Serving documents ie. Organizing process server
  • Closing files
  • Landgate searching
  • ASIC searching
  • Organizing inform

How to Apply

Submit your Cover Letter and Resume in the below form.

Want to work with us?