Legal Assistant (Motor Vehicle Accident team) What are we looking for? Experienced Legal Assistant | Permanent Full Time | Motor Vehicle Accident team | Epping Office We have an exciting Legal Assistant opportunity in our Epping Office in the Motor Vehicle Accident team. If you have a passion for working with clients and want to learn all there is about personal injury plaintiff law, then look now further. The role will have you working closely 1:1 with a busy Lawyer to support and drive the success of their practice. You will be working hands on with files and can expect to liaise regularly with clients and professionals to ensure matters are settled quickly. Your energy and drive will be integral in achieving successful outcomes along with your positive approach to your work. This is a not-to-miss opportunity for those who like to take ownership of their work and work hands on with matters. Responsibilities will include (but not be limited to): Liaising with clients, medical professionals and lawyers Preparing briefs Arranging appointments Generating reports Producing court documents and preparing briefs Maintaining data records Diary management Generating & editing correspondence What will you bring? You will be an experienced Legal Assistant with a passion for social justice and generating positive outcomes for clients. The ideal candidate will possess the following experience and skills: Previous experience as a legal assistant, personal assistant or legal secretary in personal injury A proven ability in working as part of a team A high attention to detail Proven time management An ability to deal sensitively with clients Previous experience in Motor Vehicle Accident claims will be highly advantageous Why work for us? Slater and Gordon is a leading Australian Personal Injury law firm. Our people are passionate advocates for clients, providing a personal and caring service. For their part, our clients value an expert, tailored service from people they can depend on. We pride ourselves on offering accessible, world class legal services to people from all backgrounds and socio-economic circumstances. We work hard to simplify the legal process for them and provide support and guidance along the way. At Slater and Gordon you’re exposed to varied and interesting work and the constant opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of everyday people. Slater and Gordon employees enjoy a genuine opportunity for professional development in an environment that values and recognises high performance. If you are motivated, hardworking, and enjoy a fast-paced workplace, then consider a career with us. As a firm committed to promoting social justice, our staff value being part of an inclusive and diverse team. Candidates from all cultural backgrounds and social groups are encouraged to apply for this position. What next? If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply directly to Slater and Gordon. We prefer to deal with you personally and are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies.