Junior Litigation Associate ~ CA32180

Synopsis

Our client is a leading firm in Durban who offers a wide range of commercial and personal legal services. They a require a junior associate to join their legal team.


Minimum Requirements

LLB degree
South African admitted attorney
2 + years post qualification experience
Trial experience required.


Role Description

Duties & Responsibilities:

-Prepare correspondence to clients and opponents
-Analyze documentation and instructions and prepare legal advice
-Prepare instructions to counsel and experts
-Prepare matters for trial in the High & Magistrate’s Courts, gather evidence, arrange consultations
-Formulate pleadings, requests for particulars, pre-trial questions and all other court notices
-Liaise and consult with clients and provide accurate advice and legal opinions
-Attend to research
-Generate fees and grow the practice
-Ensure proper file and account management
-Manage support staff
-Generate and follow up on invoices from clients.


City: Umhlanga

Salary: TBD

Duration: Permanent