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    • April-30-14
    • Full Time
    • Experienced
    • 5 Years
    • Diploma
    • Legal

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Legal Assistant

CARTEL INC.

Toronto, ON, CANADA | Mississauga, ON, CANADA | Scarborough, ON, CANADA | Oshawa, ON, CANADA
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Intermediate Legal Assistant – Litigation
Salary: Up to $62K

A fantastic opportunity for the right professional to take the next step in their career! Our Client is a mid-sized and highly reputable multi-service law firm that has been named a Top 10 Ontario Regional Firm by Canadian Lawyer Magazine. Their office, located in the heart of the financial and business district, is seeking a reliable and service-oriented intermediate to senior level legal assistant with 5+ years of experience in commercial litigation and construction lien. You will be supporting two lawyers where your effective organization skills are vital in identifying priorities and meeting deadlines in a rewarding and professionally stimulating environment. If you’re looking for the perfect challenge and an opportunity to shine, we want to hear from you! Apply in confidence today!

Primary Duties Include:

  • Preparation and editing of correspondence and legal documents
  • Review documentation and claims from new files
  • Organize and request productions and documentation from clients 
  • Assist with authorizations, undertakings, discoveries and productions
  • Opening and closing files
  • Maintaining daily contact with clients
  • Other general duties as required

 

Required Experience/Skills/Qualifications

  • Minimum 5+ years of commercial litigation experience in a law firm
  • Legal assistant diploma plus additional courses an asset
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills, with the ability to work well under pressure
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities while paying attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal and client service skills
  • Confident and dependable, with strong initiative and ability to work both independently and in a team oriented atmosphere
  • Strong technical skills (including Microsoft Office)
  • Flexibility to work overtime when necessary


(Job ID# 1874)

 

Please Contact: Sabrina Ungar
Email: Sabrina@cartelinc.com

CARTEL INC.
One, First Canadian Place, Suite 2550
Toronto, ON
M5X 1A4
416.359.1971

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