Legal Assistant – Litigation (Contract) (3547) Full Time Contract

Job Description

Our national client is seeking a Litigation Legal Assistant to assist in the area of commercial leasing, construction, real estate, shareholder rights and remedies, employment and civil litigation. Not only will you be exposed to some of the top professionals in the legal world, but the growth opportunity will be immense! The ideal candidate with have 3+ years’ of litigation experience, be tech savvy and have a bright personality. If this sounds like the opportunity for you, forward your resume today! 

Salary: Up to $60K

Primary Duties Include

  • Prepare, draft, revise and edit correspondence and legal documents
  • Maintain lawyers’ calendars and contacts in Outlook and client relationship management databases 
  • Assess and re-establish priorities based on deadlines
  • Distribute incoming mail/emails
  • Process accounts and assist with various accounting functions
  • Review documentation and claims from new files
  • Organize and request productions and documentation from clients
  • Open and close files
  • Maintain daily contact with clients
  • Other general duties as required
Required Experience/Skills/Qualifications
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in Litigation
  • Successful completion of Legal Assistant diploma
  • High proficiency in MSO office (Word, Excel)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to interact professionally with all levels of staff and clients
  • 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, strong initiative
  • Confident and dependable, with strong initiative
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team oriented atmosphere

To apply, please forward your resume to Jennifer Mulligan, Manager- Temporary Services at jennifer@cartelinc.com

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Job Overview

  • Contact Jennifer Mulligan
  • Phone 416-359-9000 ext 202
  • Email jennifer@cartelinc.com
  • Posted Oct 31st, 2018
  • Location Toronto
  • Salary $0.00 - $60,000.00
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