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DBRS Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Sep 26, 2016
Full time
Corporate Finance Legal Counsel Toronto       DBRS Limited seeks a highly motivated, team-oriented lawyer with at least three years of experience to join its Global Corporate Finance team in Toronto. Reporting to the Senior Vice President, Legal Counsel, Global Corporates, the selected candidate will work closely with the corporate analysts in reviewing a wide variety of debt financing transactions. In this role, s/he will also provide support on the review of applicable policies, procedures and methodologies as well as the development and implementation of formal legal training for the analytical teams.     The ideal candidate will possess experience with secured lending, combined with sound knowledge of general corporate law, bankruptcy and insolvency and some experience in public and/or privately placed debt financing transactions. Experience in project finance and/or public-private partnership transactions, while not required, would be beneficial. The ideal candidate combines financial literacy with an ability to  identify legal and reputational risk and will possess business acumen to communicate legal and criteria issues clearly to both internal and external stakeholders.   Primary Responsibilities Review of financing documentation for various types of debt issuances within different corporate sectors to assist with evaluating appropriate corporate finance credit ratings Advise of any potential legal issues or exceptions to the methodologies that may have an impact on credit ratings Maintain up-to-date knowledge of legal issues within the relevant industry Assist with the development and delivery of training to corporate analysts on the legal aspects of corporate finance ratings work   Requirements Three (3) or more years of relevant experience at a recognized law firm, government entity or as in-house counsel LLB degree, called to the Bar in Ontario, and membership in good standing with the Law Society of Upper Canada Solid knowledge of secured lending and general corporate law Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written) Solid time management skills and strong attention to detail Self-starter and team player, who works with a sense of urgency in a fast-paced environment French, Spanish and/ or Italian language skills, while not required, are an asset   DBRS is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, veteran status or disability. All individuals are encouraged to apply.We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.If selected for an interview, we will be happy to work with you to ensure your interview is accessible and that a reasonable accommodation is provided. When your interview is being scheduled, please advise us of how we might be able to support your participation.
Tata Consultancy Services Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Sep 26, 2016
Full time
Job description  This is for a full time opportunity with TCS Canada   Responsibilities:   Providing advice on deal structure, drafting transaction documents, review and negotiation of contracts and other transaction documents, perform due diligence and research, advice clients, and ensure on-going compliance with the company's responsibilities for monitoring, reporting and meeting contractual, statutory and legal obligations in connection with outsourcing relationships and outsourced functions. Provide legal counsel, coordinate and manage other legal activities relating to a variety of business corporate or risk management functions/issues as assigned. Handling demand notice, response, and dispute resolution, as assigned. Keep current with new corporate governance requirements and best practices. Assist in the development and presentation of general legal presentations to business groups. Conducting legal training, workshop and other legal awareness program for sales, relationship and delivery managers.   Required Experience   Minimum: Bachelor’s degree in Law necessary to practice law in Canada Admission and member of good standing in the Law Society of Upper Canada. Minimum of seven years professional experience that should include at least three years of practice focused on corporate/transaction laws, licensing and technology contracts. Transactional and general corporate experience, including negotiating and drafting agreements concerning Outsourcing IT/BPO Services and Software Licensing.     Required Skills & Ability     Ability to manage time efficiently; ability to work under pressure; ability to work on multiple projects and to prioritize projects skills Ability to analyze and interpret legal issues and develop and implement appropriately responsive strategies and solutions. Ability to draft legal documents, such as pleadings, legal responses, affidavits, position statements and briefs. Knowledge of the range of applicable laws and regulations impacting all facets of corporate policy and operations. Ability to provide competent legal advice and counsel on a wide range of issues in information technology and business process outsourcing services.  Outstanding written and oral communication skills and collaboration skills required.   POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Domestic & International Travel, as required   Tata Consultancy Services Canada Inc. is committed to meeting the accessibility needs of all individuals in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code (OHRC). Should you require accommodations during the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources.Thank you for your interest in TCS. Candidates that meet the qualification for this position will be contacted within a two week period. We invite you to continue to apply for other opportunities that match your profile  
Intact Insurance Company Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Sep 26, 2016
Full time
Intact Insurance Company has a team of over 150 litigators in 12 locations across Canada, including four Ontario cities. Intact is seeking a dynamic litigator on a contract basis for our Toronto office to defend Property and Casualty files. The successful candidate will have 5 + years of litigation experience in a private practice or in-house setting.  Accident benefits experience would be a significant asset for all candidates. If you pride yourself on being a skilled litigator, who has appeared at all court levels in Ontario, then Intact Insurance is looking for you! Submit your curriculum vitae to: resumes.legaldeptclaims@intact.net
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