Solicitor positions at the Office of Public Prosecutions (OPP) are highly sought after and are recruited following a competitive process. Each year up to 1000 applications are received for solicitor positions.
What we look for in all solicitor roles:
confirmation that you are admitted or eligible to be admitted to the legal profession as an Australian lawyer
an understanding of the OPP – what we do, why
we do it
high level interpersonal and time management skills
commitment to OPP values
demonstrated skills and experience applicable to the role
general interest in and knowledge of criminal law and a commitment to serving the community.
See also the Current opportunities section of this website.