Lawyer

  • Insurance,
  • Employers Liability,
  • Workers Compensation Claims,
Newcastle
Friday, July 12, 2019

The firm

TurksLegal is an award-winning, specialist commercial law firm with 33 partners and over 160 staff across our Sydney, Newcastle, Melbourne and Brisbane office. We operate across all jurisdictions in Australia.

Over the past 35 years we have established a strong reputation in the insurance, commercial and banking sectors, working with many of Australia's leading insurance and financial institutions, workers compensation scheme agents, employers and government departments.

We measure our success through the high level of satisfaction and engagement we achieve with our clients and our team. 

About the role

We are seeking a junior lawyer to join our Employers Liability practice group.

The successful candidate will have 0 -1 years PAE, be committed to providing the highest quality of professional service and be able to work and engage with our clients.

Previous experience acting on behalf of insurers/employers in the workers compensation scheme in NSW is highly regarded.

You will be working with partners who are leaders in their field through a period of exciting change and innovation. The role envisages the successful candidate developing their own practice.

About you

To be considered for this role, you will be an enthusiastic and personable lawyer with 0-1 year PAE experience. You must have knowledge and technical skills relevant to the area of practice and be able to work both autonomously and in a team environment. You will have strong attention to detail and a real desire for personal development. 

Why work for us 

You will enjoy working in a collaborative, open and welcoming team environment where hard work is rewarded. Turkslegal offers a number of training and development opportunities for its staff, numerous staff discounts and benefits.
We foster an inclusive work environment and we are an equal opportunity employer.
This is an excellent opportunity for a mid-level lawyer looking to further develop their skills and work for a leading team. You will have great access to clients and will be encouraged to develop your business and client relationships skills in parallel to continuing your technical legal training.


To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Elena Hristovska (02)8257 5773