Legal Assistant –Real Estate/Business Law (14 Month Contract)
We are currently recruiting for a full-time, temporary position in our Business Law Group as a Real Estate Legal Assistant.
This role ensures accurate legal documentation is prepared by set timelines, assists with managing the day-to-day operations of the Lawyer and performs a variety of administrative duties, including but not limited to; obtaining title searches; preparing mortgage and closing documents; drafting correspondence for clients; lenders and other law firms; preparation and invoicing accounts; scheduling appointments and managing calendars and bring-forward system for the Lawyer.
The successful candidate ideally has the following qualifications:
- 1-3 years’ in primarily in Real Estate;
- Working knowledge of Conveyancer and Teraview;
- Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office and standard legal industry software;
- Hard working and dynamic self-starter;
- Time management skills to manage a thriving practice;
- Highly organized and detail oriented;
- Ability to learn quickly;
- Team player.
Harrison Pensa is a full-service law firm based in London, Ontario, with expertise in business law, litigation and personal legal services including family, wills and estates, and personal injury law. Personal and business clients throughout Southwestern Ontario, across Canada and internationally turn to us every day for our proven skills and trusted counsel.
We encourage all candidates with an interest in the position to apply.
We offer a salary commensurate with experience, health care coverage, a friendly environment and free membership in our on-site fitness centre.
For more information about our firm, please visit our website at www.harrisonpensa.com
We encourage applications from persons with disabilities and will provide support throughout the recruitment process, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs.
While all submissions are appreciated, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
All applications will be held in strictest confidence.
Job Type: Contract