Junior Legal Assistant (4241) Full Time

Job Description

Salary: Up to $40

An established boutique Law Firm located in the heart of Vaughan is seeking a junior legal assistant. If you have recently completed a work placement and have graduated from either the legal assistant or law clerk program this position will give you the experience you are looking for!  This firm has a excellent morale.  The ideal candidate needs to possess strong technical and critical thinking skills. If you are looking to grow and join a friendly and down-to-earth team on a long-term-basis- please forward your resume ASAP. 

Primary Duties Include:
  • Digital dictation, docket entry, preparation of accounts, opening files/closing files, organizing and maintaining files
  • Preparation and editing of correspondence and legal documents 
  • Review documentation and claims from new files
  • Providing consistent backup support when assistants are absent, managing multiple tasks and working proactively as a positive and productive member of the team
  • Greeting and screening clients, 
  • Receiving and relaying telephone messages and notes.
  • Other duties as required  

  Required Experience/Skills/Qualifications
  • Recently completed a field placement in a law firm. 
  • Successful completion of either the Legal Assistant or Law Clerk diploma
  • In-depth knowledge of legal terminology, court rules and procedures
  • Strong technical skills and proficiency in MS Office
  • Ability to communicate in a professional manner
  • Detail oriented with good proofreading, multi-tasking skills, strong organizational and time management skills
  • A team player with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to take initiative, work well independently, follow instructions with minimal supervision.

To apply, please forward your resume to Sabrina Ungar, Manager – Legal Support at sabrina@cartelinc.com


Job Overview

  • Contact Sabrina Ungar
  • Phone 416-359-1971
  • Email sabrina@cartelinc.com
  • Posted Nov 26th, 2020
  • Location Vaughan
  • Salary $34,000.00 - $40,000.00
Select Resume: Cover Letter:

Please Select a Resume!Please add cover letter!