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Hunt Personnel/Temporarily Yours

LAA - Civil Litigation

Location
Chilliwack, BC
Details
Full Time
6 days ago

Our client in Chilliwack is looking for an experienced Legal Assistant to join their friendly and team-oriented law firm. This position will work closely supporting the firm’s lawyers, as well as their articling students, and is a great opportunity to work on interesting civil litigation files.

The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years of civil litigation experience as well as their Legal Administrative Assistant certificate. If you have both of these and are a strong communicator with meticulous attention to detail, then we want to hear from you!

Key Responsibilities;

  • Drafting correspondence, pleadings, affidavits, lists of documents, application records and other court documents and ensuring their timely filing and delivery.
  • Scheduling applications, trials, examinations for discovery, various other hearings, meetings and phone or video conferences.
  • Managing the calendars of busy lawyers, file-related task lists and bring forward systems to help ensure that clients’ matters progress as they should and that nothing gets missed.
  • Organizing document production in matters where clients have many documents.
  • Administering clients’ files including file opening (conflict searches, client identifications and other tasks) scanning documents, filing of documents, billing and file closing.

What You Bring;

  • Minimum 2-3 years of civil litigation experience
  • Graduate of an accredited Legal Administrative Assistant program
  • Sound knowledge of the Supreme Court Rules
  • Second to none organizational skills
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Excellent multi-tasking abilities
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Superb communication skills

What’s In It For You

This firm offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience, plus full benefits.

Please send in your resume to the attention of Kristel Rundmann. 

Category
Legal

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