Legal Assistant / Legal Aid Expert

Willis Legal needs no introduction, they are renowned as Hawkes Bay’s leading law firm, because they are a relationship-based firm. They are real people who talk your language, not some sort of legal gobbledygook. With branches in Napier, Taradale, and Hastings they go out of their way to make the legal process as simple as possible for you to understand.

The company culture of Willis Legal is the envy of many organisations.  They have exceptionally high staff stability simply because staff don’t leave because it’s a great place to work. The team is notorious for being close-knit, supportive, caring, highly respectful, and cohesive.

The Family Law team consists of 5; everyone is empowered to have responsibility, accountability, and ownership for their role and actions.  Due to growth and demand this role of Legal Assistant has been newly created, you will be joining the Hastings team as the Legal Aid expert.

This Legal Assistant role is busy and varied, the associated duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Assist and support the Legal Law team and the surrounding team
  • Legal Aid billing; legal aid expert
  • Trouble shoot and problem
  • Follow up MOJ
  • Prepare of court documents
  • Administration
  • Streamline systems and processes for efficiency

Within this role of Legal Assistant, you will be exposed to highly sensitive information so confidentiality must be one of your forte, along with being highly organised, robust, tenacious, thorough, with a can do and willing attitude.

This is a great opportunity to make this newly created role your own. Apply now!

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