Friday , March 17 2023

Paralegal Vacancies – Legal Practitioner

Website Legal Aid

Job Description:

Legal Aid SA is a National Public Entity; a key contributor to South Africa’s constitutional democracy, providing quality legal services to indigent and vulnerable persons. The organisation has a national footprint in all nine provinces. Legal Aid SA is a credible employer of choice, boasting Top Employer SA accreditation for 13 consecutive years. We offer an exciting Employment Value Proposition with opportunities for development, career growth and an inspiring workplace.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and guide civil Candidate Attorneys and Paralegals.
  • Handling of complex civil matters.
  • Represent women, children and vulnerable landless people in all civil matters.
  • Perform office administration.
  • Assist in providing support and assistance to civil sections of the office in the designated cluster.
  • Provide civil legal aid to the poor in the coverage area of the unit.

Job Requirements:

  • At least five years’ post-admission civil experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Strong analytical ability and excellent communication skills.
  • Team player.
  • LLB or B Proc degree.
  • A valid driver’s licence is an advantage.
  • Right of appearance in the High Court.
  • Self-development orientation.
  • Admitted Attorney/Advocate (the latter must have completed pupilage successfully at an institution recognised by Legal Aid SA).

Job Details:

Company: Legal Aid

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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