MJD Executive

Legal Assistant

For clients requiring standout Legal Assistant talent and for Legal Assistants wanting to work at highly regarded law firms

Legal Assistant Recruitment

Office Support Recruitment Agency

Are you a candidate actively or passively in the job market, looking to secure or be informed about new opportunities that would complement your experience as a Legal Assistant, Legal Secretary or Legal EA? Are you an employer looking for a recruitment agency that will represent you proficiently in sourcing a high-quality Legal Assistant?

MJD Executive is a specialist recruitment agency with dedicated offices in Sydney and Melbourne who effectively recruit for and assist job seeking Legal Assistants across Australia. With 45 years of combined experience recruiting in the legal support market, we understand just how imperative it is to engage high performing individuals in this role.

Our team are regarded as recruitment experts across the professional services sector and have a particularly in-depth understanding of legal support roles, with exceptional networks across well regarded firms and with candidates. Our Managing Director has an ongoing ‘soft spot’ for legal support recruitment, having specialised in the sector for over a decade.

For Clients

Seeking The Perfect Legal Assistant

We dedicate time and resources ensuring that we are across the ‘best of the best’ Paralegals in the marketplace. Many of the roles that we recruit for are filled with candidates that come via referrals, our networks across the legal industry at so many different levels keep us informed about stand out talent.

Regarded as trusted & knowledgeable advisors, we go beyond recruitment support for our network of candidates. The candidate experience starts with the recruitment agency and receiving career advice from specialists with over 45 years of experience in legal support, builds immediate trust and respect for your brand.

We are incredibly proud to be working with some of Australia’s top tier firms and respected organisations who regard our invaluable insight and real market knowledge when hiring Paralegals. 80% of the clients that we work with are a result of personal recommendations from existing business and career partners. With an adaptable, consultative approach we work alongside internal HR teams and run the entire recruitment process for others.

What We Know About

Legal Assistant Recruitment

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Understanding the short and long term career goals and motivations of a Legal Assistant is key to ensuring the right hire for now and for the future.

For Candidates

Seeking The Ideal Legal Assistant Role

Working alongside accomplished Office Managers and supporting them with career goals, is a genuine privilege and one that we take seriously – but we also endeavour to ensure that there is an element of enjoyment in the process too! So many of the Office Managers that we have supported over the years have become long term friends, candidates and even clients of the MJD team.

We have long standing relationships with employer of choice style organisations and 45 years of collective knowledge about the Office Manager market – which means we can share with you an intimate knowledge as to why certain organisations or roles might be the right fit for you. We are known for our confidential and proactive introductions on behalf of our candidates, we don’t wait around for a role to be called in, we professionally source suitable opportunities with existing & new prospects.

Our Legal Assistant bnetwork is first to hear about new opportunities before they go to advertising stage, keeping our valued candidates ahead of competition.

With Consultants that are highly experienced and knowledgeable, possessing great business acumen and a thorough understanding of the career paths available in the legal sector, we are confident working alongside Legal Assistants when they need confidential career advice.

What We Understand

About Legal Assistants

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Legal Assistants often enjoy complex, varied and challenging work and seek opportunities that allow them to demonstrate their capabilities, utilise their skills and progress in their career.