Intermediate Law Clerk/Legal Assistant – Personal Injury (3624) Full Time

Job Description

Our client, a boutique personal injury law firm located in North York, is looking to fill a Legal Assistant/Clerk position. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of experience in personal injury and a solid background in litigation. Apply in confidence today!

Salary:
 Up to $65K

Primary Duties Include

  • Draft, prepare, organize and manage files (including drafting the statement of claim, motion records, affidavit of documents, settlement conference memorandums, pre-trial/mediation memos, pleadings etc.)
  • Open and close files
  • Deal with authorizations, undertakings, discoveries and productions
  • Summarize discovery evidence, manage undertakings and refusals, prepare charts and summarize of documentary evidence for use on discovery and trial
  • Compile books of authorities and other briefs
  • Prepare materials for trials and appeals
  • Other general duties as required

Required Experience/Skills/Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 year of experience in Personal Injury Law
  • Law Clerk Certification or Diploma
  • Working knowledge of the Rules of Civil Procedure
  • Technical proficiency (MS Office applications)
  • 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 zaheeda@cartelinc.com

Job Overview

  • Contact Zaheeda Merali
  • Phone 416-359-9000 ext 210
  • Email zaheeda@cartelinc.com
  • Posted Jan 31st, 2019
  • Location North York
  • Salary $0.00 - $65,000.00
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