Litigation Legal Assistant

Edmonton

Permanent

  • Legal
  • Job Code: 9S3787501217
  • Posted: December 20, 2018
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client, ranked as “Alberta’s firm of the year in Litigation” to recruit a Litigation Assistant. The successful candidate will be assisting 1-2 Lawyers and we seek an enthusiastic and supportive person who will help to further their reputation as one of the very best providers of legal services. We are looking for those who will strive to reach the highest peaks of individual and professional achievement. In return, you will work for a fantastic Lawyer. 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:

Day-to-day administrative tasks include:
  • Preparing and revising legal documents and client correspondence (dictation or drafting )
  • Document management duties,
  • Monitoring and maintaining file progress
  • Calendar and meeting organization
  • Preparing accounts and written briefs
  • ·Liaise with clients, legal assistants, paralegals, other lawyers on file progress
The Ideal Candidate:

  • 2-7 years of experience in litigation
  • Prefer experience in health law, medical malpractice, employment, commercial litigation
  • Post-secondary education from an accredited Legal Assistant program and/or equivalent experience
  • Demonstrates a high level of professionalism
  • Highly organized and able to prioritize workload
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Positive attitude, self-starter and a strong team player 

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, Consultant, Legal Professionals. 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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If this is your first introduction to us, we invite you to become one of our satisfied candidates. David Aplin Group has been Canadian owned since 1975. Our professional consultants are passionate about helping you find a fulfilling job or career and ensuring your complete satisfaction with our process. Our proven track record, nearly four decades long, is largely due to our team of highly skilled and successful specialists. Through superior service and a commitment to long-term relationships, we provide deep specialization in core areas for complete recruiting and HR solutions across Canada - all from one source. We look forward to exceeding your expectations!


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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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