Law Clerk- Civil Litigation (2813) Full Time

Job Description

Our client is a boutique firm specialized law firm that is known for its work in Employment and Human Rights. They are strategically located in the Toronto Midtown area and are actively seeking a Law Clerk with experience in Civil Litigation to join their team with 3+ years of experience. The ideal candidate will have exceptional technical, transcription and document production skills, with a strong knowledge of the procedures and the Rules of Civil Procedure. Additionally, your communication and interpersonal skills must be on point, as you will be working in a team environment. Bring us your strong references and resume, and we’ll set you up for an interview! Apply today!

Primary Duties Include

  • Performing a variety of legal administrative duties
  • Drafting routine motions, judgments, orders, affidavits of documents, etc.
  • Reviewing and summarizing transcripts of examinations and isolating undertakings, etc.
  • Maintaining enforcement of judgment files
  • Trial preparation including legal research, etc.
  • Perfecting appeals including compiling appeal book and compendiums, factums and books of authorities
  • Preparing charts, chronologies and summaries of documentary evidence
  • Creating a document database using Summation, cross-reference production and exhibit documents, etc. 
Required Experience/Skills/Qualifications
  • Law Clerk or Paralegal Diploma
  • 3+ years’ Civil Litigation experience as a Law Clerk
  • Employment and Human Rights law experience a tremendous asset
  • Strong knowledge of Ontario Rules of Civil Procedure
  • Experience with Court of Appeal and Supreme Court filings
  • Proficiency with Cyberbahn, Bar-Ex, Teraview and Summation along with Microsoft Suite
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills, with the ability to work well under pressure
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities while paying attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal and client service skills
  • Confident and dependable, with strong initiative and ability to work both independently and in a team oriented atmosphere  
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and transcription 

To apply, please forward your resume to Zaheeda Merali, Manager- Law Clerk Division at zaheeda@cartelinc.com 

Job Overview

  • Contact Zaheeda Merali
  • Phone 416-359-9000 ext 210
  • Email zaheeda@cartelinc.com
  • Posted Mar 28th, 2017
  • Location Toronto
  • Salary $50,000.00 - $55,000.00
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