James Wilson Barristers Professional Corporation, a boutique Toronto Insurance Defence Litigation Firm, is looking for a Law Society of Ontario Licensed Lawyer (L1) to add to our professional team.
We are looking for an intermediate litigation lawyer with insurance defence experience. Lawyers with 2-5 years of experience who meet the qualifications are asked to email their cover letter and resume to: Patricia Colosimo, Office Manager
The successful candidate will manage their own litigation files and assist senior counsel as necessary. You will handle claims involving fires, property damage, fraud, automobile accidents, personal injury, insurance coverage disputes, product liability, construction claims, equipment breakdown, etc. The individual will also be responsible for writing analyses of decisions and legislation and written materials for client presentations.
Defence experience in the areas of tort, coverage, property and casualty defence work is required. As well as the ability to organize and prioritize numerous tasks on schedule and have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills. Experience in the Courtroom would be an asset.
Confident and motivated individuals with initiative will find this a collegial atmosphere with competitive remuneration. We focus on client service, are committed to excellence and deliver high-quality advice and advocacy on behalf of insurers and commercial clients.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job Type: Full-time
- Dental care
- Extended health care
- Life insurance
- On-site gym
- Vision care
- Litigation: 2 years (preferred)
- Insurance Defence: 1 year (required)
- Law Society of Ontario Licensed Lawyer (L1) (required)
Work Location: In person