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Duties/Pligte

Kontrakteer, en dien onder die vereiste drieparty-kontrak van indiensopleiding met ‘n prinsipaal prokureur en die Regspraktykraad. Pligte sluit in:

  • Ondersteun ander praktisyns binne die firma met alle aspekte van regspraktyk;
  • Hulpverlening met die voorbereiding van sake of verhore;
  • Doen navorsing en berei regsmenings voor;
  • Hanteer konsultasies met kliënte, getuies en deskundiges;
  • Waarneming van verskynings in die hof, insluitende voorverhoorkonferensies en verhoorverrigtinge;
  • Skakel met advokate, deskundiges, kliënte en teenkante;
  • Behartig die daaglikse bestuur van lêers onder die toesig van ander regspraktisyns;
  • Opstel van ooreenkomste, briewe en ander regsdokumente;
  • Verleen bystand en ondersteuning aan studente, sowel as met enige onderrig wat deur die Regskliniek aangebied word;
  • Voer ander daaglikse administratiewe en regsaktiwiteite uit.
Enter into, and abide by the required tripartite contract of service learning with a principal attorney and the Legal Practice Council. Duties include:
  • Providing support to other practitioners within the firm on all aspects of legal practice;
  • Assisting in the preparation of matters for trials or hearings;
  • Conducting research and preparing legal opinions;
  • Attending consultations with clients, witnesses and experts;
  • Attending and observing court, including pre-trial conferences and trial proceedings;
  • Liaising with counsel, experts, clients and opponents;
  • Attending to the day-to-day management of files under the supervision of other practitioners;
  • Drafting agreements, letters and other legal documents;
  • Lending assistance and support to students as well as with any teaching offered by the Law Clinic;
  • Conducting other daily administrative and legal practices.

Job Requirements/Pos Vereistes

  • ‘n LLB-kwalifikasie;
  • Ten volle, mondelinge en skriftelike vaardigheid in Engels en Afrikaans, of Engels en IsiXhosa;
  • Goeie regskryfvaardighede;
  • Vermoë om as deel van ‘n span en onafhanklik te werk;
  • Vermoë en bereidwilligheid om buite kantoorure te werk, insluitende naweke soos van tyd tot tyd vereis mag word;
  • Vermoë om goeie interpersoonlike verhoudings te handhaaf;
  • Vermoë om onder druk te werk;
  • Vermoë om op eie inisiatief te werk;
  • Deel die waardes waarop die Regskliniek gegrond is;
  • Vermoë om effektief in ‘n multikulturêle omgewing te funksioneer.
  • An LLB qualification;
  • Verbal and written fluency in English and Afrikaans, or English and IsiXhosa;
  • Good legal writing skills;
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently;
  • Ability and willingness to work outside office hours, including weekends as may be required from time to time;
  • Ability to maintain good interpersonal relationships;
  • Ability to work under pressure;
  • Ability to work on own initiative;
  • Sharing the values upon which the Law Clinic is founded;
  • Ability to function effectively in a multicultural environment.

Recommendation/Aanbeveling

  • Toepaslike vorige werkservaring;
  • Bestaande kennis van, en vertroudheid met, die werk van die Regskliniek.
  • Relevant prior work experience
  • Existing knowledge of and familiarity with the work of the Law Clinic.

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