Lawyer - VPS 4

Lawyer | VPS 4 | Generalist | 4 month temporary contract

Your new company
Hays Legal are partnered with a State Government Department. You will join a team that provide generalised legal support, specialising in commercial matters, to the wider department.

Your new role
Under broad direction from Senior Lawyers in the team you will assist with providing clear, practical and solution focussed legal advice across a wide range of issues relevant to the Department, this will include commercial Law, Property, Administrative Law, Dispute resolution and more. You will also:
  • Identify and analysis legal issues and risks
  • Support litigation and legal disputes through accurate advice and strategies
  • Manage complex transactional works
  • and more, as required.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this position you must have:
  • A tertiary qualification in Law and admitted to practice
  • At least 2 years PAE
  • Demonstrated independence with matter management
  • Strong commercial law experience
  • Property law experience (desirable) / Crown law experience (held in high regard)
  • Proven knowledge of the Government workings and Administrative law.
  • Experience managing litigation/ disputes

What you'll get in return
In return you will have the opportunity to work with collegiate team who provide an excellent opportunity for learning and personal development. You will be involved with current issues and interesting matters across the Department with exposure to other areas of Law.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Aimee Lobban on 03 8616 8453 now or your CV to

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

LHS 297508 #2685531


Job Type
VIC, Melbourne CBD

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Aimee Lobban, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Melbourne
Level 21, 360 Collins Street

Telephone: 0386168453

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