Construction Litigation Paralegal
Arlyn Recruiting
Vancouver, BC

A multinational firm with offices all around Canada is currently seeking Construction Litigation Paralegal for their Vancouver BC office. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role! Knowledge of Relativity considered major asset for this role!

Responsibilities for this position range from:

  • - Maintenance of both electronic and paper files as well as BF system
  • - Prepare client reports and liaise directly with clients as well as expert witnesses
  • - Identifying, requesting and monitoring lists of required productions and information from both client and opposing counsel
  • - Document preparation from memoranda/briefs and motion materials to summaries of documentary evidence
  • - The review and summary of discovery transcripts; managing undertakings and refusals; preparing discovery reports to clients
  • - Research for key information and preparing binders containing relevant information
  • - Instructing surveillance investigators, analyzing and preparing summaries of their reports
  • - Trial/Arbitration preparation, including preparation of required notices and subpoenas;
  • - Preparing bills of costs/costs outlines, and submitting forms to the Land Title Office, including claims of builders’ lien
  • - Providing back-up coverage for team on pertinent deadlines as well as ensure team members have everything required for scheduled meetings, discoveries, mediations, arbitration hearings or court appearances
  • - Other tasks as administered

Qualifications

  • - A Paralegal Diploma from an accredited institution
  • - A minimum of 3-5 years of previous experience in a similar role
  • - Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and is technically savvy
  • - A team player, able to work under pressure remain calm under certain time constraints
  • - Strong organizational, investigative, fact-finding and problem-solving skills.

Sound like the next role for you? Apply directly to this posting or email us your Resume/CV to info(@)arlynrecruiting(.)com referencing job #1548!

**NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE**
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted!

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • similar and/or general litigation: 3 years (Required)