Plaintiff Personal Injury Law Clerk (4043) Full Time

Job Description

SALARY:  Up to $65K 

JOB OVERVIEW

Our client is one of the top Personal Injury law firms in the city and are seeking to hire a Legal Assistant to join their winning team. To be successful in this position you should have 3-5 years of clerking experience and a keen learner with the ability to work in a fast paced environment. With a convenient location and friendly partners, this is the place to be. Take advantage of this opportunity by applying in confidence today!  

PRIMARY DUTIES
  • File management from intake to trial
  • Preparing correspondence, requesting medical, employment and other records
  • Drafting pleadings, file summaries, mediation and pre-trial memos, motions and settlement briefs
  • Scheduling examinations for discovery, medical legal, mediation, hearings and court appointments
  • Preparing Affidavit of Documents; document production and undertakings follow up
  • Trial and hearing preparation
  • Maintaining and updating calendars
 
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE/SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS
  • Minimum 3-5 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
  • Excellent interpersonal and client service skills, strong initiative and ability to work in a team oriented atmosphere
  • Confident and dependable 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 Clerk Division at zaheeda@cartelinc.com





Job Overview

  • Contact Zaheeda Merali
  • Phone 416-359-9000 ext 210
  • Email zaheeda@cartelinc.com
  • Posted Nov 21st, 2019
  • Location Toronto
  • Salary $0.00 - $65,000.00
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