We are seeking a hybrid legal assistant/law clerk to join our boutique practice based in Yorkville. We are an established litigation firm dedicated to providing exceptional service to our institutional and individual clients. We seek an experienced and proficient candidate who will be able to hit the ground running and is able to join our team as soon as possible. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.
Draft Pleadings (Statements of Defence, Third Party Actions etc.), Bills of Costs, Notices of Motion, Affidavits of Documents etc.
Ability to manage files independently and to identify and meet deadlines
Review and summarize records
Excellent command of the Rules of Civil Procedure
Communicate with clients, experts and internal members of the firm
2+ years of civil litigation or insurance defence experience
Preferred: a Law Clerk diploma from an accredited institution
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Proficiency in MS Office, LEAP, Summation and Eclipse would be considered an asset.
Job Types: Permanent, Full-time
- legal assistant: 2 years (required)
Work Location: In person