Legal Assistant - Litigation

McEwan & Co Law Corporation
Posted a month ago
Trail
~$50,000
Full Time

Job Description

As a full-time legal assistant with our firm at its office in Trail, British Columbia, you will join our team by supporting our litigation lawyers with a variety of tasks. This role would be an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to grow their career within a professional work environment. Here at McEwan Law, we value work/life balance and offer many opportunities for career growth.

The responsibilities of our legal assistants include but are not limited to preparing general correspondence and letters, filing documents with the court registry, drafting pleadings, scheduling meetings, maintaining filing systems and keeping filing deadlines.

The ideal candidate would possess the following:

• Completion of a Legal Administrative Assistant (“LAA”) certificate/diploma

• Experience with BC Online

• Knowledge of BC Supreme Court Civil Rules

• A team player that can also work independently

• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Please apply by e-mail to careers@mcewanlawco.com. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

For more information about our firm, please visit our website www.mcewanlawco.com

Additional Info

Job Type: full-time, permanent

Schedule: Monday to Friday

Application questions: Do you have an LAA certificate from an accredited school? Do you have experience working in litigation?

Education: DCS / DEC preferred, or experience in legal work environment

Experience: LAA 1 year (preferred)

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