Legal Assistant – Litigation (3663) Full Time

Job Description

Our client is looking for a professional legal assistant to support their practice within litigation! The successful candidate will demonstrate excellent attention to detail and ability to work well independently for a busy partner. If you have a professional attitude and want to thrive within a team of successful individuals, then join this mid-sized, full service firm located in Downtown Toronto for the opportunity you do not want to miss. Apply now! 

Salary: $68K

Primary Duties Include

  • Work within the practice of commercial litigation, professional liability defence trusts and estates litigation
  • Assist with authorizations, undertakings, discoveries and productions
  • Coordinate and monitor administrative functions to ensure completion of work accurately and in a timely manner
  • Prepare and edit correspondence and legal documents
  • Act as liaison between clients and clerks/lawyers
  • Manage the lawyer’s practice including opening files, filing, arranging meetings, scheduling hearing dates, arranging travel, etc.
  • Other duties as required

Required Experience/Skills/Qualifications

  • Minimum 4 years of experience in Litigation or similar role
  • Legal Assistant Diploma
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities while paying attention to detail
  • Confident and dependable, with strong initiative and ability to work both independently and in a team oriented atmosphere
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to professionally interact with all levels of staff and clientele
  • Excellent organizational skills, with the ability to work well under pressure
  • Solid typing skills
  • Strong technical skills (including Microsoft Office)

To apply, please forward your resume to Sabrina Ungar, Manager- Legal Support at

Job Overview

  • Contact Sabrina Ungar
  • Phone 416-359-1971
  • Email
  • Posted Jan 31st, 2019
  • Location Toronto
  • Salary $0.00 - $0.00
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