Law Clerk - Corporate Law and Estates (3037) Full Time

Job Description

Our client is a boutique law firm looking to hire a dedicated Law Clerk to join their firm! They love what they do and they love putting their client’s needs in forefront, so your people skills are a must to fit into this firm. If you are motivated, professional and have 5-7 years of Corporate/Estates experience from a law firm, then we want to hear from you! Located in Downtown Toronto with an accessible route to ease your commute, this firm also offers benefits and friendly staff! Apply today in the strictest of confidence to obtain an interview.  

Salary:
Based on Experience
 

Primary Duties Include

  • Drafting various legal documents, including but not limited to documents related to articles of incorporation, amalgamations, dissolutions, and complex tax reorganizations
  • Drafting application of records, motions for direction, affidavits, Wills and Powers of Attorney, etc.
  • Maintain and update minute books for corporations and trusts;
  • Preparing releases, receipts, directions and other routine documents in estate administrations
  • Conduct corporate due diligence and report
  • Assisting in assembling information on assets and liabilities for estate administration purposes including correspondence with financial institutions, CRA, executors, beneficiaries Organize and maintain files and financial records;
  • Greeting clients and visitors and answering visitor inquiries;
  • Answering and routing all incoming telephone calls;
  • Maintaining, scheduling and set-up of meetings;
  • Other duties as required

Required Experience/Skills/Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Corporate/Estates Law
  • Law Clerk Diploma or Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario Certificate (or equivalent); university degree preferred
  • Experience with Excel, PCLaw, Word and Outlook, ESC and/or Cyberbahn, Taxnet, Tax find
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Exceptional time-management skills and ability to handle multiple priorities simultaneously
  • Availability to work overtime, when necessary

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 Oct 11th, 2017
  • Location Downtown Toronto
  • Salary $0.00 - $0.00
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