Legal Assistant – Accident Benefits (2958) Full Time

Job Description

Our client is looking for a strong Accident Benefits assistant to get this practise moving! Our highly sought after and well reputed client is known to employ the best of the best! This position requires a minimum of 3 years of AB experience. You must have superb organization and communication skills and be quick on your feet. Downtown location, gorgeous offices, vacations honoured and perks galore! Apply today in the strictest of confidence.

Salary: Up to $55K

Primary Duties Include

  • Independent maintenance of a file load of personal injury (MVA and slip and fall) files and informing clients of IEs, scheduling transportation, interpreters, serving documents on insurance
  • Reviewing mail and drafting routine legal correspondence
  • Responsible for tracking limitation periods
  • Experience liaising with clients, insurance adjusters and defence counsel
  • Arrange Examinations for Discovery, review transcripts and undertakings
  • Completion of OCF forms for accident benefits claims
  • Preparation and filing of FSCO Mediation and Arbitration Forms
  • Preparation of Mediation and Arbitration briefs and settlement figures for FSCO Mediation and Pre-Hearing Arbitration Conferences
  • Working independently to manage high volume files with minimal supervision
  • Other duties as required

Required Experience/Skills/Qualifications


  • Minimum of 3-5 years of work experience in Accident Benefits Law
  • Legal Assistant Diploma plus additional courses an asset
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, including strong grammar and exceptional spelling and proofreading abilities
  • 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
  • Strong technical skills (including Microsoft Office)
  • Ability to work overtime when necessary to meet deadlines

To apply, please forward your resume to Sabrina Ungar, Manager- Legal Support at sabrina@cartelinc.com

Job Overview

  • Contact Sabrina Ungar
  • Phone 416-359-1971
  • Email sabrina@cartelinc.com
  • Posted Aug 14th, 2017
  • Location Downtown Toronto
  • Salary $0.00 - $55,000.00
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