Pine Rivers Community Legal Service, (part of Encircle Ltd) invites applications for the Full-time position of Family Law and Domestic and Family Violence Law Solicitor on a 5 month contract.
Applicants must have current experience working as a Solicitor with at least 6 months experience practice in Domestic and Family Violence Law and Family Law.
The Pine Rivers Community Legal Service provides free legal advice on areas of law affecting those people disadvantaged in accessing the legal system. The service has a specific focus on family law and domestic and family violence law and provides the Domestic and Family Violence Duty Lawyer Service and the Child Protection Duty Lawyer Service at the Pine Rivers Magistrates Court.
The Community Family Mediation service provides free mediation services to parties who have separated and meet eligibility criteria, as well as a Family Dispute Resolution Service.
The role of the Family Law and Domestic and Family Violence Solicitor, will be to provide high quality legal advice regarding family law and domestic and family violence law and to provide the Domestic and Family Violence and Child Protection Duty Lawyer services as rostered.