Law Clerk - Family Law (3400) Full Time

Job Description

The doors have opened up for law clerks in the north end! Our client is seeking a bright family law clerk in their boutique North York law firm. Prepare to deal with interesting cases and work alongside their Family Law Group. The ideal candidate will need at least 7 years of family law experience. If interested, please forward your resume immediately for consideration.

Salary: Up to $70K

Primary Duties Include

  • Prepare and draft correspondence and legal documents, including but not limited to: applications, separation agreements, 14B motions, pleadings, affidavits, memos, correspondence, etc.)
  • Open & close of client files, in accordance with LSUC guidelines
  • Prepare financial statements
  • Provide administrative support including researching, compiling, comparing, and organizing legal documents, corresponding with clients
  • Act as the intermediary between clients and lawyer while conducting calendar and schedule management
  • Manage the physical and electronic client files in accordance with firm policies
  • Docket time daily, and maintain accurate billing records
  • Other general duties as required

Required Experience/Skills/Qualifications

  • Minimum 7 years of experience in Family law
  • Law Clerk Certification or Diploma
  • Working knowledge of the Family Law Rules and court filing processes
  • Technical proficiency in MS Office applications and DivorceMate
  • Ability to communicate professionally
  • Must thrive under pressure and prioritize effectively while paying attention to detail
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to work well independently as well as in a team setting
  • A sense of responsibility and respect for the confidentiality of information

To apply, please forward your resume to Zaheeda Merali, Manager – Law Clerk Division at

Job Overview

  • Contact Zaheeda Merali
  • Phone 416-359-9000 ext 210
  • Email
  • Posted Jul 9th, 2018
  • Location Toronto
  • Salary $70,000.00 - $75,000.00
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