David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit a Litigation Paralegal based in Edmonton, AB. Our client invites you to review the job description and if it sets out that perfect opportunity for you, we look forward to hearing from you.
The successful candidate will thrive in an innovative, team-oriented environment. They must be dedicated to providing quality service to clients and have an enthusiastic and positive demeanor.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Compile and manage litigation documents
File preparation and management: including preparation of pleadings, affidavits of record, undertakings, expert documents and trial binders
Meetings as required
Ability to communicate with and engage expert witnesses
Conduct searches, carry out investigations and research through internet and other means
Obtain and index cases from QuickLaw and other sources
Liaise with legal assistants, paralegals and other lawyers as required
Liaise with clients on file progress as required
Other duties as required
Knowledge, Qualities & Experience Required:
Minimum of three years’ experience working in a Senior Legal Administrative Assistant or Paralegal role
Advanced PC skills, proficient with MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, etc.)
Personal Injury and Eclipse experience is beneficial, although not required
Extensive knowledge of various litigation legal precedents and procedures is required
Able to remain productive within a time-sensitive and fast-paced environment
Understand instructions and prepare required documentation
Ability to work well independently as well as with a team
Excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills are essential
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 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.
WE APPRECIATE YOUR INTEREST IN DAVID APLIN GROUP.
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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