Legal Assistant – Family Law

Legal Assistant – Family Law

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Edmonton, Alberta





If you are a  Legal Assistant in Family Law, Aplin has the right opportunity for you. Our client, located in downtown Edmonton, is offering an opportunity for an experienced and talented Legal Assistant to join their busy boutique family law firm. The position comes with free parking and a competitive salary, as well as a supportive work environment that encourages professional growth and development.

  • Assisting the lawyer with drafting and preparing various legal documents such as pleadings, motions, affidavits, and financial disclosures. 
  • Arranging court document filings, maintaining client/matter pleadings and disclosure binders,
  • Diarizing court dates and appointments, scheduling meetings, and organizing client files in both paper and electronic forms.
  • Coordinate the production, filing, and return of documents between the law firm, courts, clients, and other lawyers.
  • Prepare trial exhibits, organize trial binders, and provide support.
  • Other tasks
  • A solid understanding of family law principles, court procedures, and relevant Alberta legislation.
  • A Legal Assistant Diploma or equivalent education and work-related experience.
  • Attention to detail and timely completion of tasks are essential,
  • A client-centered approach and commitment to outstanding customer service.
  • Excellent time management, problem-solving, and organizational skills, as it involves working in a high-volume environment with competing and changing demands.
  • Ability to take responsibility for assigned and anticipated tasks, possess superior communication skills, and be able to follow instructions and adhere to strict deadlines.

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