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    • May-09-14
    • 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 $60K

Are you looking to expand your horizons? Our Client is an international law firm that has accompanied close to half of the Fortune 100 companies and individual clients. Their Toronto office, located in the heart of the financial and business district, is seeking a reliable and service-oriented intermediate to senior level litigation assistant with 5+ years of experience in civil and commercial litigation. You will be supporting a partner and an associate 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 opportunity to channel your energy, we want to hear from you! Apply in confidence today!

Primary Duties Include:

  • Preparation and editing of correspondence and legal documents
  • Various accounting functions
  • 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 and civil litigation experience in a law firm
  • Large firm experience an asset
  • Recognized certificate in legal office administration
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experienced with accounting functions (including entering dockets, maintaining files, administrating expense reports, preparing pre-bills, etc.)
  • 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
  • Strong technical skills (including Microsoft Office, Hummingbird DMS, Elite Webview, ACL)
  • Flexibility to work overtime when necessary


(Job ID# 1887)

 

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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