Personal Injury Lawyer

Posted on Apr 12, 2024 | by Nikolovski Lawyers

For 25 years our team at Nikolovski Lawyers has been committed to achieving brilliance with compassion for our clients.

We are looking for a highly driven, passionate and experienced lawyer to join our bustling Personal Injury team, ideally with associate level skill and experience or higher.  

The role is full-time based at our Wollongong office, although we would consider permanent part time or flexible hours for the right candidate. If you are outside the area, talk to us about a potential relocation package.

About The Role

At Nikolovski Lawyers, our personal injury team represent plaintiffs and injured persons. You would be responsible for end-to-end management of a file load across a broad range of personal injury matters including public liability, workers compensation, motor vehicle accidents, institutional abuse, medical negligence, dust diseases and total and permanent disablement claims. This includes:

– Meeting with clients, taking instructions and providing sound legal advice

– Investigating personal injury claims

– Drafting applications, court documents, pleadings, particulars, etc.

– Corresponding with other parties to resolve matters

– Briefing Counsel

– Appearing at settlement conferences and mediations

– Appearing in Court and in the Personal Injury Commission 

– Settling claims and finalisation of matters

About You

To be competitive for this role you must have: 

– Been admitted to practice law in NSW  

At least 2 years PAE in Personal Injury Law in NSW (either Plaintiff or Defendant)

– Strong knowledge across various personal injury matters including the associated legislation, guidelines, etc.

– A good understanding of Court and Personal Injury Commission proceedings

– Strong technical legal skills and the ability to draft proficient legal documents

– The capability to work autonomously on personal injury matters from initial consultation to conclusion

About Us

At Nikolovski Lawyers, our focus is our people and those around us – the communities we serve are Wollongong as well as the South Coast, Sydney and Southern Highlands. Our highly experienced team specialises in a range of legal services including Personal Injury, Family, Employment, Property, Wills & Estates and Immigration Law.

Some benefits include:

– A new, state-of-the-art based in the heart of the Wollongong CBD – just a stone’s throw from some of the region’s best dining, shopping, and beaches  

– A vibrant and youthful workplace with a great culture

– Willing mentors and some of the region’s most talented and experienced lawyers and business leaders 

– Professional development and strong opportunities for progression

– A generous remuneration package commensurate with your level of expertise and skill

To Apply

To apply, send an email to and make sure to include:

– Resume/CV; and

– Cover Letter

You can also apply for the role via our LinkedIn.

At Nikolovski Lawyers, we pride ourselves on creating a passionate and collegial team. Please use the cover letter as an opportunity to let us know why you are interested in our firm, personal injury law, and anything else about yourself that did not make it on your resume.

Any questions can be directed to our Hiring Manager, Georgia, at

All applications are strictly confidential and will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

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