Legal Assistant - Litigation

Edmonton

Permanent

  • Legal
  • Job Code: 9S79360714
  • Posted: January 07, 2019
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit a Litigation Legal Assistant. The successful candidate will be assisting two very busy lawyers with diverse practices, including Insurance Defense Litigation and other areas. We are looking for someone with 3+ years of experience and who is highly motivated and is customer service oriented.  In return, you will get a modern and engaged work environment with current technology, extensive medical/dental benefits, and numerous perks making working here a rewarding experience.

The Role:

  • Conduct court searches
  • Draft correspondence, court, and financing legal documents
  • Prepare a variety of legal documents including briefs and factums
  • Schedule various applications and questionings
  • Manage incoming workflow from a team of lawyers/paralegal
  • Calendar management including coordinating and scheduling meetings
  • Preparation of accounts and time entry
  • Generate reporting as required for insurance companies
  • General administrative tasks including office and file management
  • Other tasks as required

The Ideal Candidate:

  • 3 or more years of experience with Insurance Defense Litigation
  • Post-secondary education from a recognized Legal Assistant/Paralegal program
  • Highly reliable and possesses professional demeanor
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of MS Office programs
  • Excellent analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to organize, prioritize work and meet deadlines with a high degree of personal initiative
  • Ability to work efficiently as a part of a team as well as independently
  • Strong customer service and relationship building skills


If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Suzanne Gosse, Recruiter, Legal. Visit our website at www.aplin.com to view our job opportunities, career tips and tools. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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Recruiter:

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Suzanne Gosse

Sales & Marketing / Legal Professionals

Edmonton

Consultant

  • 780.229.2005
  • sgosse@aplin.com

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