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ICBC Defence Paralegal

Location
Vancouver, BC
Details
Full Time
11 days ago
Salary
60 to 80 per year

ABOUT

Our client, a well-regarded industrial Corporation, boasts a collegial work environment and flexible, team focused approach. This is evident in their experienced staff, and overall company culture as paralegals and other support staff are key players of our client’s team.

We’re looking for a qualified in-house Construction Paralegal to join their construction legal department. The successful candidate will be a confident communicator who is able to provide clear, concise and complete oral and written information. You have the ability to plan and manage projects, attend to time-sensitive issues, manage changing priorities and deadlines all the while establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with a variety of colleagues. You are known as a person who provides a strong team work orientation in a collaborative working environment.   These attributes will position you to enjoy your work and thrive. This position reports directly to senior level associates and partners.  

SKILLS

  • High organizational skills matched with the ability to prioritize and coordinate large, active files with large volumes of documents
  • A strong, independent work ethic with exceptional time-management and follow-up skills are necessary
  • Natural ability to run complex files with minimal assistance and supervision
  • Ability to work within a team environment as well as independently effectively and efficiently
  • Sound business judgment and ability to handle confidential and sensitive information that pertains the multi-party files
  • Ability to utilize litigation software: Discovery, Ipro, Casemap and EclipseSE
  • Excellent communication abilities and ability to work collaboratively within a team environment

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Completion of a Paralegal Diploma from an accredited institution along with 3+ years’ experience in the field
  • Proficiency in utilizing Litigation support software such as: Discovery, Ipro, Casemap, EclipseSE and MS Office Suite
  • The ability to work on very complex, multi-party construction files with large volumes of documents.
  • Your employment record will reflect that you are highly organized and detail-oriented, that you enjoy challenges where you have to think on your feet and fit all the pieces together.  
  • The ability to review and list documents using Summation, organize and interpret evidence, draft lists of documents, correspondence and pleadings; interview witnesses, arrange examinations for discovery and trial dates; preparation of applications, execute BC-Online searches and conduct legal research.
  • Coordinating, reviewing and interpreting required evidence and preparing court application and executing BC-Online searches
  • Reviewing testimonies, drafting correspondence and pleadings, and coordinating examinations for discovery and trial dates

APPLICATION: HOW-TO

If this sounds like the role for you, please apply directly to this posting or email us your Resume/CV to info@arlynrecruiting com. For more, please see www.arlynrecruiting com/job-postings

No phone calls please. Due to the high volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 

ABOUT ARLYN RECRUITING

After more than 20 years of legal recruitment, coaching, and consultancy, we at Arlyn Recruiting have come to specialize in the complexity that is human resources. Very specifically, in the legal field. We focus on the people, and by encompassing these important facets that make up a successful organization, we’ve become experts in providing quality, first-rate service for both our clients and candidates.

It’s about the journey: Whether it would be matching a candidate to an organization or providing guidance on how to steer your career in the right direction, we are passionate about our people, bringing the “human” back into human resources.   

Category
Legal