Townsville Community Law inc. seeks to employ a full-time solicitor on a fixed-term basis for the services’ Seniors Legal and Support Service until 30 June 2022.
This role requires that the solicitor:
- take instructions and give legal advice, negotiate or mediate cases where appropriate by correspondence or otherwise,
- initiate or defend court action where instructed, represent clients in court or tribunals, and instruct Counsel where required,
- be capable of undertaking novel legal work such as test cases and other challenges to the bureaucracy, systems or laws currently in force,
- provide outreach legal assistance services in liaison with community groups and organisations.
Applications close at 5pm Monday 14 June 2021 (Qld time).