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    • May-06-14
    • 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 – Insurance Defence
Salary: Up to $62K

Are you willing to join an energetic, professional, and highly sought-after team of lawyers at one of Canada`s leading litigation boutique firms? If you are determined to work alongside and support a partner and an associate in their busy practises, then this job is for you! Duties include general administrative, drafting correspondence, preparing court forms, working on affidavits of documents, working on outlook, PC Law. This job requires 5+ years of insurance defence experience, specifically tort and accident benefits. Key attributes include client service and case management skills. If you have always wanted to work on the leading cases alongside high-profile counsel and clients, this is your opportunity! Apply now!

Primary Duties Include:

  • Preparation and editing of correspondence and legal documents (including motion records, pre-trial/mediation memos, pleadings, affidavits of documents, etc.)
  • Review documentation and claims from new files
  • Organize and request productions and medical 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

  • 5+ years of insurance defence experience in a law firm
  • Legal assistant diploma a must. 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# 1844)

 

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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