Senior Law Clerk – Tort (3707) Full Time

Job Description

Our client, located in North York, is looking to fill a Plaintiff Personal Injury Law Clerk/Assistant position. If you have 5+ years of clerking experience and loves learning and challenges, then this could be the opportunity for you. With a convenient location and friendly partners, this is the place to be. Take advantage of this opportunity by applying in confidence today!  

Salary:  $70K+

Primary Duties Include

  • Process Undertakings and maintain Undertaking Charts post-discovery
  • Drafting pleadings, motions materials, supporting affidavits
  • Respond to Status Notice and prepare timetable
  • Responsibility for the production aspects of files and update evidentiary requirements of files
  • Summarize medical reports and undertakings
  • Draft legal correspondence and perform general office and clerical duties
  • Document production including preparation of Affidavit of Documents, summaries of productions, and discovery briefs
  • Summarization of discovery evidence, management of undertakings and refusals, preparation of charts, chronologies and summaries of documentary evidence for use on discovery and trial
  • Compilation of books of authorities and other briefs
  • Preparing materials for trials and appeals
  • Other administrative duties as required 

Required Experience/Skills/Qualifications
 

  • Minimum 5+ years of experience in Personal Injury, Tort
  • Legal Assistant diploma plus additional courses an asset
  • Knowledge of the Rules of Civil Procedure and Ontario court systems
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills, with the ability to work well under pressure
  • Respect for the confidentiality, ability to manage multiple priorities while paying attention to detail
  • Confident and dependable le, with strong initiative and ability to work both independently and in a team oriented atmosphere
  • Strong technical skills (including Microsoft Office)    

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

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Job Overview

  • Contact Zaheeda Merali
  • Phone 416-359-9000 ext 210
  • Email zaheeda@cartelinc.com
  • Posted Mar 7th, 2019
  • Location Toronto
  • Salary $49,000.00 - $55,000.00
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