Legal Assistant - Civil Litigation (3688) Full Time

Job Description

Our client, a dynamic Downtown firm known for its expert legal support is actively seeking a highly qualified, brilliant and sophisticated Legal Assistant. The ideal candidate will come with 2+ years of experience in Civil Litigation and have excellent technical and document production skills, and will be working closely with a partner within their litigation practice. Don’t let this chance of working with the best of the best pass you by! Apply now for consideration. 

Salary: 
Up to $55K

Primary Duties Include

  • Preparation, drafting and transcription of legal documents, correspondence, factums and motions
  • Responsible for clerical, administrative and general office duties
  • Preparation, revising and drafting legal documents and correspondence
  • Organize and expedite flow of work
  • Responsible for follow up with lawyer concerning work activities
  • Act as liaison between clients and clerks/lawyers
  • Maintaining calendars, scheduling, and travel arrangements
  • Other duties as required

Required Experience/Skills/Qualifications
   

  • Minimum 2+ years of civil litigation experience within a law firm
  • Legal Assistant Diploma
  • Strong technical skills (including Microsoft Office), can manipulate a PDF using Nuance Power PDF
  • Ability to draft litigation documents independently
  • Legal Assistant certificate/diploma plus additional courses
  • 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 and exceptional ability to work in a team oriented atmosphere
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 Feb 20th, 2019
  • Location Toronto
  • Salary $0.00 - $55,000.00
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