Insurance Defence Law Clerk (4235) Full Time

Job Description



Insurance Defence Law Clerk
Ottawa
$50K+
 
It's time for you to get back into the game.  It's time for you to work with a firm that will challenge you and allow you to strengthen your skills.  Our client,  a friendly and down to earth law firm based in Ottawa, is looking to hire a law clerk with 3+ years litigation experience.  Stop waiting and apply today!

PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Drafting comprehensive reports, summaries and pleadings, including mediation memos, LAT responses and Case Conference summaries
  • Assisting in the preparation for trials and arbitration
  • Drafting of material for routine undertakings and 30:10 motions
  • Preparation of file summaries and electronic document briefs in accordance with client guidelines
  • Management of undertakings and refusals
  • Handling of production requests
  • Preparation of defence medical briefs and expert instruction letters
  • Routine communications with insureds, clients and other legal professionals  

KNOWLEDGE, QUALITIES & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
  • Minimum of 3 years' related experience
  • Demonstrated experience within a law firm handling Casualty, Accident Benefits (including LAT, Priority and Loss Transfer) and Property Damage claims ·         Successful completion of post-secondary education and Law Clerk Certification
  • Excellent knowledge of the SABS, and the Rules of Civil Procedure
  • Ability to draft comprehensive reports, summaries and pleadings
  • Experience in trial and arbitration preparation
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Adept technical skills using MS Office Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Proficient in the use of Time Matters and PrimaFact preferred
  • Ability to work well both independently and in a team
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced work environment 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management abilities required

For more information regarding this opportunity, please contact:

Zaheeda Merali
Manager, Law Clerk Division
Cartel Inc
zaheeda@cartelinc.com



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Job Overview

  • Contact Zaheeda Merali
  • Phone 416-359-9000 ext 210
  • Email zaheeda@cartelinc.com
  • Posted Oct 29th, 2020
  • Location Ottawa
  • Salary N/A
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