Conveyancing Clerk



Location: Canberra 


Contract Type: Permanent 


MinterEllison is one of Australia’s largest law firms, with nearly 200 years of business history.  We're known for our legal and consulting expertise - and for our inclusive and authentic character.


Our purpose is to create sustainable value with our clients, people and communities.  That means we have a proud history of providing excellence to clients, nurturing our people and giving back to the communities in which we live and work.


We value excellence, curiosity and collaboration.  Clients rely on us for our responsive, commercial approach.  Our clients include government departments and agencies, private and publicly listed companies, and small and large businesses in Australia and overseas.  


As a highly valued employee we will also provide you with a wide range of benefits. To view our benefits, please copy this link into your browser


Our Team  
As a top tier law firm, MinterEllison runs a dynamic practice in Canberra, working on a combination of commercial and Government assignments with the added benefit of a network of offices around the world and the opportunity to work alongside and be supported by some of the most respected property lawyers in Australia.
MinterEllison's Canberra Real Estate practice is led by partner Edward Campbell. The Canberra team offers a comprehensive range of property related legal services for developers, investors, landlords, tenants, property funds managers and listed property trusts and for the Commonwealth, State and Territory governments.


Your role 
We are looking to recruit a permanent paralegal for our Real Estate practice. We are seeking someone who can manage high volume and high-quality conveyancing, leasing and general property work. In this role you will manage the day-to-day running of many files, while also being involved in larger matters as part of a highly-regarded team.

What you need 
We welcome applications from candidates who have: 
•    A very keen eye for detail and the ability to consistently produce accurate, high-quality work
•    previous conveyancing experience in a busy, high-volume role
•    an ability to work as part of a team, but also manage their own workload
•    exceptional client service skills and responsiveness
•    the initiative and drive to take ownership of matters and client portfolios
•    an interest in contributing to process improvement and systems
•    strong IT literacy
•    a proactive approach and positive attitude.

Law students are encouraged to consider our clerkship and graduate programs as an alternate career pathway. This role is suited to a career paralegal.

Why MinterEllison


We offer flexible working options to encourage balance, wellbeing and support for sustainable ways of working and a range of social, financial and health benefits, including free gym membership - all with no minimum tenure.


We encourage applications from people of all ages, abilities, cultural backgrounds, genders (including trans or gender diverse), LGBTQ+ people and those with carer responsibilities. We particularly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.


How to apply


We prefer to connect with people directly, so please submit your CV by clicking on the 'Apply' button. We encourage all applications, including if you do not meet the criteria listed for the role. Your application will also enable us to consider you for other opportunities that may be available at MinterEllison.


If you would like further information, require any adjustments throughout the recruitment process or for a confidential discussion, please contact [email protected].


Canberra, AU

Contract Type:  Permanent