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(Posted 26/11/2018) General Counsel and Company Secretary

This is a newly appointed position. Depending on the experience of the successful candidate, the role may include Company Secretariat responsibilities immediately or be introduced in the short-to-medium term.

Experienced inhouse General Counsels are encouraged to apply, as are those with 8+ years PQE corporate, commercial and property legal practice experience.

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(Posted 26/11/2018) Company Secretary - Compass Housing

This is a newly-created role, having previously been a function of in-house Corporate Counsel. The successful applicant will be based out of the head office in Hamilton (Newcastle) with some travel required to attend interstate meetings and will ideally will be available to start in mid-January 2019 in preparation for February meetings.

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(Posted 12/09/2018) Personal Injury Lawyer - Shine Lawyers Newcastle

Shine Lawyers is a non-traditional law firm and due to expansion we have an opportunity for a strong candidate to join us as a solicitor in the Newcastle office.

We’re a national team of 700+ dedicated professional people who enjoy coming in each day to help make a difference. We are fortunate to work with people across a range of personal injury litigation matters. Our offices across Australia continue to progress and grow their practices aiming for the best results for their clients.  A hands-on approach at all levels means that Shine is a law firm willing to tackle multi-nationals or explore home grown issues in the fight for justice.

The Role

  • Provide clients with legal advice and representation to obtain compensation for their injuries
  • Work across a range of personal injury matters including Public Liability, Work Injury Damages, and Motor Vehicle Accident Claims.
  • Develop and maintain strong working relationship with all stakeholders
  • Effectively assess claims on a commercial basis
  • Draft legal documentation and detailed letters of advise

 Required Skills

  • Minimum 2 years' PAE in Personal Injury
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to manage large volumes of files 
  • Enjoy working on legally challenging and factually complex matters
  • High standard of legal drafting skills
  • Maturity and confidence to communicate with client’s with mental health issues
  • A desire to be part of a strong and cohesive team
  • Ability to communicate effectively with experts in multiple fields

What We Offer

An ASX listed company with great aspirations, growing into more emerging practice areas and new geographic regions. Our search is for like-minded people, passionate about righting wrong and putting the client at the heart of all they do. We offer:

  • Opportunity to reach your potential
  • Competitive remuneration and incentive program
  • A progressive and supportive working environment 

Please forward CV and cover letter to Elle Dalzell, edalzell@shine.com.au for consideration.

(Posted 28/08/2018) Legal Counsel - University of Newcastle - 2 Full-time Roles

Working with a small team of solicitors in the Legal Office, Legal Counsel advises the executive, academic and administrative units of UON on a broad range of legal issues in a highly regulated environment, while maintaining independence and objectivity as a legal practitioner.

There are 2 x Full time, Fixed Term 12 month roles on offer with potential to extend.

View the full job description here.

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