Team Leader - Litigation Lawyer

IPA are a leading supplier of recruitment solutions to the Australian Government. On behalf of our Federal Government client, we are seeking the services of an experienced Litigation Team Leader a 12 month contract based in Sydney.


As a Team Leader, you will assist with preparation of case studies, including for public hearing (working with counsel assisting), and assisting with discrete legal research tasks

Your duties will include:

  • Analysis of documentary material produced by way of submissions from the public and in response to compulsory processes
  • Providing investigative support and determining optimal evidence-gathering processes
  • Meeting with potential witnesses
  • Preparing evidence including witness statements and documents for tender
  • Engaging with legal representatives regarding the role, status and rights of persons appearing or affected by hearings, round tables and consultations
  • Identifying privacy, confidentiality and privilege issues and
  • Planning, preparation and delivery of public hearings.

The successful applicant should have/ demonstrate the following:

  • Significant work experience in the Australian Public Sector
  • Experience in large-scale litigation, document management systems and the preparation and management of evidence, for a minimum of 10 years' experience post admission
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work under pressure in urgent circumstances, in a team environment
  • Familiarity with electronic document management databases
  • Capacity to effectively supervise and mentor junior legal staff.

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For a confidential conversation, call Kristy on 0435 969 348

Apply for this job Reference # 210026405_159314472875259
Posted on: 26 June 2020 Contract New South Wales
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