Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Miller Canfield has an opening for an Immigration Legal Assistant to join our team. We are looking for a candidate with 3-5 years of experience working in immigration. Experience working with both Canadian and U.S. immigration laws would be an asset.
Although working within the immigration law team of Miller Canfield, the candidate is expected to work independently and as such, organizational and interpersonal skills are essential. Miller Canfield utilizes the latest computer technology to help automate and expedite routine tasks, and accordingly experience working with PC Law, Microsoft Outlook and experience working with a document management system would be preferred, though training will be provided for the selected candidate.
If you are committed to excellence and would like to join our team, please remit resume in confidence to Miller Canfield LLP, Attention: Shannon Kinney.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Based in the heart of Toronto's financial district, Blaney McMurtry is one of Canada's premier law firms. Recognized and ranked as leaders in our field, it is in our DNA to deliver efficient, practical legal services to support our clients' businesses. We seek exceptional individuals who take pride in their work and know the importance of excellent client service.
We currently have an opening in our Corporate Services team for a Senior Corporate Law Clerk. Candidates must have the skills and experience in the following areas:
Extensive knowledge of OBCA, CBCA, CIA, LP Act
Incorporations, amendments, dissolutions, revivals, wind-ups, continuances, amalgamations (long and short forms) both provincial and federal, and professional incorporations.
Domestic and foreign extra-provincial registrations and licences.
Tax re-organizations and rollovers, corporate reorganizations and closings, asset/share purchase and sale transactions, financings, and estate freezes.
Drafting share provisions.
Preparation of director and shareholder meeting materials.
Due diligence reviews on minute books and preparation of related rectification documents.
Corporate searching knowledge.
Ability to work independently with strong follow up skills.
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication (oral and written) skills.
Ability to work on multiple files with multiple lawyers.
Our online application will give you the option to apply to this role as a complete candidate – not just a resume. The application will assess your qualifications, personality traits and workplace preferences, and should take about 10–15 minutes to complete. It’s optional to do, and you will get a copy of your assessment when you’re done by logging into the application tool. If you require any accommodation in the application process, please contact us with the “Need Help” button in the application.
Interested Candidates should apply here. We will review applications as they are received and all applications will be kept on file. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Blaney McMurtry is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.
We look forward to hearing from you and thank you for your interest.
Intact Insurance Company
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
We’re looking for an experienced legal assistant to join our growing team for a contract of 18 months!
As a legal assistant your work will have a big impact on the Litigation team to provide legal assistance to Insurance Defence – Accident Benefits and Tort files. People will count on you to provide support to a team of in-house lawyers, law clerks and other assistants.
Here are a few ways you'll make a difference:
Ability to organize legal documents and prepare indexes
Opening and closing files
Scheduling appearances and updating legal counsel's diary accordingly
Maintaining electronic filing system; ensuring electronic filing is up to date
Drafting correspondence and preparing court documents
Scanning and photocopying as needed
Preparation of standard pleadings
A Diploma in Legal Office Administration or Law Clerk from a recognized post-secondary institution
3+ years of experience in insurance defence litigation
Excellent attention to detail
Ability to prioritize and organize
Effective customer service skills
Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
Ability to work in a team or independently, exercise sound judgment and take initiative
Demonstrate a disciplined approach to work
Here are a few reasons why others have joined our team:
An award-winning, inspiring workplace that supports its people and recognizes great work
Stimulating, challenging projects and development opportunities to help you grow your skills and career
Flexibility in how and where you work
A comprehensive financial rewards program that recognizes your success
A casual ‘dress for your day’ culture that encourages you to be yourself
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer
At Intact, our values guide everything that we do. We celebrate our differences and appreciate our similarities. That’s why we are committed to building an inclusive and inspiring environment for all employees. If you need a specific accommodation during the recruitment process, please let us know and we will be happy to provide.
As an employer and publicly traded financial services company, the best interests of our customers, employees and shareholders are important to us. We want Intact to be a great place to work! This means that you’ll be asked to consent to background checks so we can learn more about you. Please note that for positions with access to financial data or funds, your credit must be in good standing.
For internal candidates, you can apply for a posted position if you have been in your current position for at least 12 months and are performing at a satisfactory level. Please note we may have identified other internal candidates through our Employee Development Program, and that the selection process may also be opened to external applicants.
It’s important that you are legally eligible to work in Canada at the time an offer of employment is made. You may be requested to provide proof of eligibility at that time.
This posting closes on July 21, 2020 at 11:59 pm.
North Toronto, Ontario, Canada
This growing, prestigious firm provides representation for all classes of clients with all aspects of construction projects, and specifically in respect of litigation and dispute resolution. Our client offers access to the best, high-value work in Ontario.
Salary will be unmatched. The hired candidate should have experience providing advice and representation in respect:
Surety bond claims, construction liens, construction contracts, trust claims, tendering disputes, and delay claims.
Construction contracts, including stipulated price contracts, cost plus contracts, unit price contracts and construction management contracts.
This is an ideal opportunity for a Bay Street lawyer to earn a Bay Street salary while working closer to home. It's honestly the best of all worlds. Plus, the work is for sophisticate clients that offer high value work. Desired Skills & Experience:
Experience in Construction Law
A track record of leadership
Ability to work independently as well as on a team
Ability to handle a high volume of work
Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
To discuss this role further, please submit your CV to: email@example.com Ben Higham B.S., JD., LL.M. Director of Legal Recruiting Cartel Inc. One, First Canadian Place, Suite 2550 100 King Street West Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5X 1A4