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Associate – Personal Injury

  • Interstate travel required
  • Hybrid working environment
  • Immediate start

Discover an exciting opportunity at Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers – a reputable mid-tier firm with a strong presence across Newcastle, Port Stephens, Sydney, Parramatta, Campbelltown, Wollongong, and Melbourne. Specialising in plaintiff personal injury law, property, commercial, litigation, dispute resolution, and employment & industrial relations, we’re dedicated to delivering exceptional legal services.

The Opportunity

We’re currently seeking a talented Associate with 3 to 5 years of PQE to join our Injury law team based in Sydney. In this role, you’ll immerse yourself in Plaintiff Personal Injury matters, including Workers Compensation, Motor Vehicle Accidents, and Public Liability claims. In this role, you’ll enjoy extensive client interaction and benefit from our collaborative workplace culture, supported by flexible work arrangements.

Key responsibilities will include

  • Travel to our other offices to service our clients (Newcastle)
  • Direct liaison with clients and providing accurate and timely advice
  • Preparing Court documents/orders and general correspondence
  • Managing high volume files and matters
  • Attending court, dispute resolution and settlements
  • Legal research

Successful candidates will have

  • A valid NSW Practising Certificate
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience working as a Lawyer in the areas of Personal Injury
  • A demonstrated understanding of personal injury matters and processes
  • Strong negotiation, mediation, and advocacy skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong client relationship and business development skills
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritise work and manage competing deadlines

We have a great reputation, a friendly and supportive work environment, and a team of talented staff. We take pride in our Firm values and providing clients with traditional personal service.

If you’re excited about this opportunity and what we have to offer, please submit your application via SEEK. For any inquiries, please contact Nicole on 0401 646 458.

We require successful applicants to provide a satisfactory police clearance prior to commencing employment.

We actively encourage and welcome candidates from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, candidates with a disability, members of the LGBTIQA+ community and Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander candidates to apply.

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