Legal Industry careers

Leading employers

  • Allens
  • Ashurst Australia
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Clayton Utz
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • DLA Piper
  • Freehills
  • Gadens Lawyers
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • HWL Ebsworth Lawyers
  • Henry Davis York
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Maddocks
  • McCullough Robertson
  • Middletons
  • Minter Ellison
  • Norton Rose Australia
  • Slater & Gordon Ltd
  • Sparke Helmore Lawyers
  • Thomsons Lawyers

Professional associations and industry bodies

Skills and personality

  • Ability to absorb large amounts of information and communicate in a way that is understandable
  • Ability to process large amounts of paperwork and materials
  • Analytical abilities to evaluate and research client circumstances with legal information
  • Effective coordination and organisation capabilities
  • Excellent persuasion and communication skills, presenting evidence and cases in clear and convincing manner
  • Excellent research skills looking up legal framework for specific cases and purposes
  • Exceptional problem solving and investigative abilities working to identify the situation and find relevant legal material
  • Specialised knowledge of legal statutes, especially in particular field of law
  • Strong writing skills to draft legal documents
  • Work well in a team oriented environment collaborating with other legal professionals