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5 job(s) at EY

EY Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Feb 24, 2018
Full time
EY’s people in more than 150 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism.  We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone's contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work. EY's global alliance of independent law firms cooperate with our offices worldwide to provide our clients with integrated, quality service in Business Law Services, Immigration and Tax Controversy.    Our Business Law Services practice draws on EY’s vast global legal network to support our clients in navigating the complexities of today's business environment. The Business Law Services practice assists on a wide range of commercial law issues in numerous industries. Our team provides corporate and partnership law advisory services, including corporate re-organizations, mergers and acquisitions, financings, joint ventures, transfer pricing, drafting commercial contracts and drafting employment policies and procedures.   We are currently seeking a corporate lawyer to join our EY Law LLP’s Business Law Services team.  The ideal candidate would be a specialist in corporate related matters and also be able to assist with corporate commercial law matters. Corporate law Responsibilities: Drafting, reviewing and analyzing corporate commercial contracts, including but not limited to service agreements, joint operating agreements, participating agreements and other agreements necessary to conduct operations Advising and participating in the review of legal corporate commercial matters including contract disputes, operating agreements, corporate reorganizations, acquisitions and divestitures including due diligence High level of technical knowledge with regards to Canadian corporate and contract law but with recent relevant experience in: Mergers and Acquisitions Distribution, licensing and shareholder agreements Corporate governance Commercial arrangements Implementing tax reorganizations and corporate transactions Assisting starts ups in navigating Canadian legal regime with expansions into Canada Collaborating with various EY practices including our People Advisory Services practice and our Global Network for corporate law related work Ability to build strong relationships with significant experience of working with clients across a wide spectrum of size and activities Must be able to deliver robust and appropriate legal advice and exercise sound judgement when consulting on difficult issues Able to demonstrate sound relationship and business development skills, and a keenness to develop these skills further as you will be expected to take responsibility for servicing and building part of the existing business of the team Qualifications: 4-7 years’ experience as an Corporate Lawyer in private practice or in-house Experience dealing with corporate law issues across Canada Called to the bar in Ontario; member of Quebec Bar is an asset Ability to work in French, while not critical, would be an asset Good judgment, an ability to think critically, strong interpersonal skills and strong drafting skills Ability to work in a fast-paced environment Excellent verbal and written communication skills Able to manage caseload independently Ability to develop innovative and practical approach to legal issues in support of strategic business goals EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.
EY Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Nov 03, 2017
Full time
EY’s people in more than 150 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism in the provision of audit, tax and transaction advisory services. We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone's contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work.   EY's global alliance of independent law firms cooperate with our offices worldwide to provide our clients with integrated, quality service. Our award-winning tax planning, counsel and litigation teams offer a powerful combination of legal knowledge, experience and national presence to help your organization successfully navigate the complexities of Canada’s tax laws. Our team has been ranked among Canada’s best and a number of our lawyers are widely regarded as leading practitioners and authorities in various areas of tax law and tax litigation, customs and excise and international trade law.   The successful candidate will be involved with all aspects of tax controversy management.     Responsibilities will include:   Assisting clients in responding to federal and provincial audits; advising clients on the tax dispute resolution process; preparing notices of objection and written pleadings to the federal and provincial tax appeals divisions; and assisting with the litigation of tax appeals before various courts. This role also includes assisting with the preparation of legal opinions with respect to the tax consequences of transactions, and performing post-transaction audits for tax efficacy and litigation risk. Qualifications:   The ideal candidate will have at least five years of tax controversy and litigation experience gained at a leading law firm, in both income and sales tax matters Superior academic credentials and excellent communication and research skills.  The candidate should also be a member in good standing of the Quebec Bar. Fluent in both English and French   EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility.  We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.      
EY Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Jul 24, 2017
Full time
EY's people in more than 150 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism in the provision of audit, tax and transaction advisory services. We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone's contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work.   EY currently has an opening for a Legal Executive Assistant:   The Executive Assistant provides full administrative and litigation support to a management team of client serving executives. This individual has the ability to demonstrate a standard of excellence, enjoys challenges, and is results-driven. The incumbent must also be highly motivated and demonstrate the ability to use his/her own initiative and manage time effectively.   Responsibilities   Provide secretarial and administrative support to partners in a busy business practice Coordinate administrative functions and systems with other Legal Administrative Assistants Respond efficiently to inquiries and requests, prioritizing work based on level of urgency, and communicating timing expectations to individual assigning work Identify and collect appropriate electronic documents. Draft communications for litigation counsel and auditors Independently coordinate internal and external meetings and calls relating to litigation practice Compose general correspondence (letters/faxes/file memos) and other material with limited guidance Maintain and organize litigation files and maintain filing system (open new files/close files/ensure that daily filing is kept up to date) Photocopying/faxing/e-mailing Answer telephones, screens and re-routes calls Prepare packages to be sent by courier Prepare expense reports Accounts: printing of pre-bills and reports; entering of time dockets; making changes/corrections of time entries; prepare bills and liaise with accounting department to ensure that bills are prepared according to instructions   Qualifications   Minimum 3-5 years previous experience in a legal/Litigation environment; tax experience would be an asset A legal secretarial diploma is preferred Proficiency with MS Office applications Excellent oral and written communication skills Detail oriented with excellent analytical skills Highly motivated and enthusiastic with a demonstrated ability to use own initiative and make independent decisions Excellent organizational and time management skills Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment, handling multiple, simultaneous tasks, prioritizing and meeting deadlines effectively   EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.
EY Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Jul 24, 2017
Full time
EY’s people in more than 150 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism in the provision of audit, tax and transaction advisory services. We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone's contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work.   EY's global alliance of independent law firms cooperate with our offices worldwide to provide our clients with integrated, quality service. The U.S. business immigration specialists at EY Law LLP help companies address the challenges associated with managing today's globally mobile workforce. EY Law LLP helps companies and their employees efficiently relocate wherever they need them to be. The firm's comprehensive range of U.S. business immigration services include obtaining both immigrant (green card) and non-immigrant status and visas as well as providing a range of U.S. immigration advisory services for employees and their employers.   We are currently seeking an experienced attorney (minimum three years business immigration experience) to manage multiple and challenging U.S. business immigration engagements and to contribute to the delivery of solutions and ideas for our diverse clients. This position offers excellent opportunities for teaming, leadership, and career advancement to the right candidate.   Responsibilities   Utilize your clear understanding of U.S. business immigration law and effectively apply this knowledge to client situations Manage client deliverables and expectations in a high volume environment, able to effectively handle multiple engagements Prepare, review and submit non-immigrant, immigrant and PERM applications in a high volume environment. Facilitate the legal movement of employees across borders for business travel. Manage other attorneys, law clerks and other client service team members. Be an active member of our US immigration practice in implementing best practices   Qualifications   JD along with admission to any U.S. state bar. Minimum three years of business immigration experience, with an emphasis on high-volume H/L NIV and PERM filings Excellent managerial, organizational and verbal/written communication skills.   EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility.   We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.
EY Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Jul 24, 2017
Full time
EY’s people in more than 150 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism in the provision of audit, tax and transaction advisory services. We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone's contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work.   EY's global alliance of independent law firms cooperate with our offices worldwide to provide our clients with integrated, quality service. The U.S. business immigration specialists at Egan LLP help companies address the challenges associated with managing today's globally mobile workforce. Egan LLP helps companies and their employees efficiently relocate wherever they need them to be. The firm's comprehensive range of U.S. business immigration services include obtaining both immigrant (green card) and non-immigrant status and visas as well as providing a range of U.S. immigration advisory services for employees and their employers.   We are currently seeking an experienced attorney (minimum three years business immigration experience) to manage multiple and challenging U.S. business immigration engagements and to contribute to the delivery of solutions and ideas for our diverse clients. This position offers excellent opportunities for teaming, leadership, and career advancement to the right candidate.   Responsibilities   Utilize your clear understanding of U.S. business immigration law and effectively apply this knowledge to client situations Manage client deliverables and expectations in a high volume environment, able to effectively handle multiple engagements Prepare, review and submit non-immigrant, immigrant and PERM applications in a high volume environment. Facilitate the legal movement of employees across borders for business travel. Manage other attorneys, law clerks and other client service team members. Be an active member of our US immigration practice in implementing best practices   Qualifications   JD along with admission to any U.S. state bar. Minimum three years of business immigration experience, with an emphasis on high-volume H/L NIV and PERM filings Excellent managerial, organizational and verbal/written communication skills.   EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.