A Career at OFRM

OFRM is always on the lookout for people passionate about living and working in Bendigo to join the team. Experienced and not so experienced lawyers are encouraged to talk to us about a career with our modern and innovative regional law firm.

  • Lawyers

We think Bendigo is a great location to work as a lawyer. If you are local or are willing to move to Bendigo and have an interest in OFRM please email hr@ofrm.com.au

  • Law Graduates

New law graduates who find a home at OFRM start across multiple areas of law then refine their field as their career progresses. If you are a recent law graduate interested in working in a regional law firm email hr@ofrm.com.au

  • Law Students

OFRM has a great tradition of working with law students who become graduates then lawyers. As a law student at OFRM you will get the full experience of working in a legal firm from witnessing wills to working on reception. If you can work a day a week during term and over the holidays email an expression of interest to hr@ofrm.com.au

  • Legal Assistants

OFRM's legal assistants provide direct support to our lawyers. From dictation through to billing, diary management and more you will find your role as a legal assistant at OFRM rewarding and varied. If this sounds like you, we are always interested. Email your details to hr@ofrm.com.au

Benefits of working at OFRM

All staff receive:

  • Income Protection Insurance under a group policy for all full time employees and part-time employees and casual employees working more than 10 hours per week. Policy provides for 75% of salary up to age 65 with a 90 day waiting period and can be continued after leaving OFRM.
  • Health
    • Annual health check provided through Bendigo Community Heath with a registered health practitioner, including follow up calls if required
    • Annual flu immunisation
    • Provision of fruit in the office
    • Provision of supplies for lunch in the office
    • Health education sessions
  • Employee Assistance Program providing up to 5 confidential counselling sessions per financial year with our affiliated counsellor for yourself or an immediate family member
  • Flexibility in the hours worked from week to week
  • Celebrations including birthday’s, special occasions and Christmas celebrations
  • Social club and other social activities
  • Match employee charity/community group donations dollar-for-dollar up to $100 per annum per employee
  • Volunteer Services Leave of 15 hours per year paid to volunteer with a charity/community group during the week
  • OFRM legal services
    • Free Wills and Powers of Attorney
    • Discounted conveyancing
    • Discounted rates for other legal services
  • Ability to enter into novated leases on vehicles

For lawyers OFRM will also pay for memberships, professional indemnity insurance and CPD training necessary to keep credentials current, plus provide an iPad with apps and a data plan.