Anika Legal

Field of Law

NGOs and Legal start-ups; Tenancy Law

Stage of Career

Undergraduates; Graduates; Practising Lawyers

Contact details

Address: 520 Bourke Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
Phone: 0401520065
Visit the Anika Legal website
Contact person: Noel Lim
Email: noel@anikalegal.com

Description of Organisation

Anika Legal is a free online legal service for Victorian renters. Visit the Anika Legal website to learn more

Number of legal positions within organisation:

30 (volunteer positions)

Information for university students/graduates

What sort of volunteer/internship opportunities are available?

There are numerous types of volunteer positions available which require a legal background, e.g. Paralegals, Product Officers, etc. These positions open and close throughout the year depending on the stage of business operations. They are announced through our social media and will soon be announced through Anika's job board.

Contact person for volunteers:

people@anikalegal.com

Information for practising lawyers

What are you looking for in a permanent employee?

Anika is not hiring for lawyers at this time, however, the following is what we look for in our practising lawyers.

The most important qualities are:

  • The desire to build something from the ground up
  • Being passionate about improving legal services
  • Feeling comfortable doing tasks you've never done before
  • The ability to balance efficiency with meticulousness
  • Being social impact oriented

What prior work is viewed favourably?

The following experience is advantageous but not essential:

  • Practicing in the legal assistance sector
  • Working in legal education
  • Working in legal-tech or start-ups

On average, how many positions become available per year?

1

How many applications do you receive for these?

15

Where do you advertise your positions?

Ethical Jobs, Social Media