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Senior Family Law Paralegal

Location
Vancouver, BC
Details
Full Time
5 days ago

ABOUT

A multinational firm in the Downtown Vancouver core is currently seeking a Senior Family Paralegal for their top-notch team. Joining the firm’s Family Department, as their Senior Paralegal you will be responsible for a variety of duties from drafting various legal documentation to liaising with clients, opposing counsel and all other members pertaining to cases. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 6 to 8 years of experience and Paralegal certification.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • - Drafting all pleadings including Notices of Family Claim, Counterclaims, Financial Statements, Notices of Application, Affidavits, Trial Briefs, Court orders, and other court documents related to family law proceedings
  • - Drafting Separation Agreements and Cohabitation / Marriage Agreements Drafting offer letters, Excel charts and mediation briefs
  • - Using Divorce Mate in complicated cases Managing the document discovery process and preparing lists of documents
  • - Reviewing, organizing and summarizing all case related documents Case law research
  • - Communicating with clients, opposing counsel, experts, court staff and others
  •  - Scheduling and booking discoveries, trials, applications, and client appointments

 

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS

  • 6 – 8 years of Experience in a similar role
  • - Paralegal Certification  
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Outlook etc.,), Divorcemate, CSO and BCOnline
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, able to communicate at all levels of an organization, internally and externally
  • - The ability to practice sound discretion and judgment at all times

 

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
Administrative Legal