Ross & McBride LLP

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Ross & McBride LLP Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Oct 14, 2020
Full time
Ross & McBride LLP is Hamilton’s largest law firm with a rich history of commitment to our clients and our community. We pride ourselves on offering a full-service menu of innovative and intelligent legal services to individuals, businesses, and institutions throughout our community and beyond. Our Business Law Group is currently looking for a full-time Legal Assistant. The ideal individual will have 3+ years’ experience in the area of Corporate/Commercial Law. The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining the day to day operations including managing and scheduling of calendar appointments, opening files, invoicing and accounting duties and managing bring forward system. Other key responsibilities will include managing ongoing corporate maintenance, annual minutes, due diligence, corporate reviews, searches, filings and registrations for corporate clients, assistance with transactional matters, including acquisitions, tax reorganizations, financings, closing reports, agendas and record books. The candidate will have the ability to multi-task, follow instructions with minimal supervision and take the initiative when required. The candidate will also possess working knowledge of Emergent, Cyberbahn, Prolaw, Microsoft Word, Excel, and be familiar with electronic data and filing procedures. Experience with drafting, editing and formatting documents is expected. Your qualifications should include experience working in a fast paced practice with strong interpersonal skills and the ability manage priorities to ensure all deadlines are met. Salary to be negotiated corresponding with the successful candidates experience.
Ross & McBride LLP Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Sep 14, 2020
Full time
Ross & McBride LLP is Hamilton’s largest law firm with a rich history of commitment to our clients and our community. We pride ourselves on offering a full-service menu of innovative legal services to individuals, businesses, and institutions throughout our community and beyond. Our Consumer Group is currently looking for a full-time legal assistant. The ideal individual will have 3+ years’ civil litigation and small claims court experience. The candidate will have the ability to multi-task, work independently, follow instructions with minimal supervision and take the initiative when required. The candidate will also possess strong communication skills which are necessary to draft correspondence and legal documents, schedule meetings and obtain necessary information in detail from clients, lawyers and other professionals. CORE COMPETENCIES: - DETAIL ORIENTED - THRIVES AS PART OF A TEAM - SHOWS INITIATIVE - CONTINUOUSLY SEEKING IMPROVEMENT - STRONG COMMUNICATIONS - EFFECTIVE TIME MANAGEMENT Our Firm’s success is built on the unique skills, perspectives, experiences and values of each individual. We encourage a corporate culture that respects and celebrates the dignity, value and diversity of all. The Firm is committed to fair and accessible employment practices and has created policies and procedures to meet the requirements under the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act , 2005. If you require accommodation in the application/interview process, please advise Ms. Schmidtz by contacting her at 905-572-5837. Where an accommodation is requested, Ross & McBride LLP will consult with the applicant and provide or arrange for suitable accommodation. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. We are offering: § Remuneration commensurate with experience § Opportunities for professional development and growth § Bonus potential § Group Benefits Package § Health and Wellness Program and Fitness Club Membership § Participation in our Community Benevolence Initiative – PB|365 § Opportunities for professional development, learning and growth § A collegial and dynamic work environment which values work/life balance and personal development
Ross & McBride LLP Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Aug 28, 2020
Full time
Ross & McBride LLP is Hamilton’s largest law firm with a rich history of commitment to our clients and our community. We pride ourselves on offering a full-service menu of innovative and intelligent legal services to individuals, businesses, and institutions throughout our community and beyond. Our Personal Injury Law Group is currently looking for a full-time Accident Benefits Law Clerk. The ideal individual will have 3-5 years’ experience in the area of Statutory Accident Benefits and knowledge of personal injury litigation. The candidate will have the ability to multi-task, work independently, follow instructions with minimal supervision and take the initiative when required. The candidate will also possess a strong working knowledge of the SABS, strong communication skills which are necessary to draft correspondence and legal documents, schedule meetings and obtain necessary information in detail from clients, lawyers and doctors. Experience with drafting documents for all stages of License Appeal Tribunal Applications will be an asset. CORE COMPETENCIES: - DETAIL ORIENTED - THRIVES AS PART OF A TEAM - SHOWS INITIATIVE - CONTINUOUSLY SEEKING IMPROVEMENT - STRONG COMMUNICATIONS - EFFECTIVE TIME MANAGEMENT Our firm’s success is built on the unique skills, perspectives, experiences and values of each individual. We encourage a corporate culture that respects and celebrates the dignity, value and diversity of all. The Firm is committed to fair and accessible employment practices and has created policies and procedures to meet the requirements under the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005. If you require accommodation in the application/interview process, please advise Ms. Schmidtz by contacting her by telephone at 905-572-5837. Where an accommodation is requested, Ross & McBride LLP will consult with the applicant and provide or arrange for suitable accommodation. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. We are offering: § Remuneration commensurate with experience § Opportunities for professional development and growth § Bonus potential § Group Benefits Package § Health and Wellness Program and Fitness Club Membership § Participation in our Community Benevolence Initiative – PB|365 § Opportunities for professional development, learning and growth § A collegial and dynamic work environment which values work/life balance and personal development
Ross & McBride LLP Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Jul 12, 2019
Full time
Our Estate Law Practice Group  offers exemplary legal service for fair legal fees which reflect the value of clients receive. We are proud of our history and of what we have accomplished for our clients.    Scope & Responsibilities We are seeking a lawyer with a minimum of 5 + years of experience to join our Estates Law group WITH exposure to: Estate Planning: Preparation of estate plans, including wills of varying complexity Business succession planning including corporate reorganizations, estate freezes, asset and share sales as well as shareholder agreements. Development of probate free and tax avoidance strategies Creation of charitable trusts and foundations, family trust, insurance trusts and gifting programs Creation of special needs to protect the elderly and disabled Development of special trusts like spousal and cottage trusts Creation of Powers of Attorney Preparation of international estate plans, and   Estate Administration: Conduct probate proceedings Prepare estate accounts Advise executors, trustees and beneficiaries Skills & Qualifications Required MINIMUM 5 + years of experience in the areas of Wills and Estates law License in good standing with the Law Society of Ontario. Highly organized, keen attention for detail and interest in working in an energetic environment. Solid drafting, research and writing skills. We are offering Remuneration commensurate with experience and Bonus potential Group Benefits Package Heath and Wellness Membership Opportunities for professional development and growth A collegial and dynamic work environment which values work/life balance Please submit the following in confidence to Mr. Tim Parker, General Manager, via email only to tparker@rossmcbride.com: 1. Cover letter (1 page) 2. C.V. (no more than 2 pages) If you require accommodation in the application/interview process, please advise Mr. Parker by contacting him by telephone at 905-526-9800.
Ross & McBride LLP Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
May 21, 2019
Full time
Ross & McBride LLP is Hamilton’s largest law firm with a rich history of commitment to our clients and our community. We pride ourselves on offering a full-service menu of innovative and intelligent legal services to individuals, businesses, and institutions throughout our community and beyond. VALUE & PROFILE: The Estates Practice Group at Ross & McBride LLP provides a wide range of services in estate planning, administration and litigation. The Group takes great pride in giving our clients concise, effective and timely advice to protect their legacy. SCOPE AND RESPONSIBILITIES: We are seeking a lawyer with 1 – 5 years of experience to join our Estates Law group WITH exposure to: Estate Planning: Preparation of estate plans, including wills of varying complexity Business succession planning including corporate reorganizations, estate freezes, asset and share sales as well as shareholder agreements. Development of probate free and tax avoidance strategies Creation of charitable trusts and foundations, family trust, insurance trusts and gifting programs Creation of special needs to protect the elderly and disabled Development of special trusts like spousal and cottage trusts Creation of Powers of Attorney Preparation of international estate plans, and Estate Administration: Conduct probate proceedings Prepare estate accounts Advise executors, trustees and beneficiaries Skills & Qualifications Required: 1-5 years of experience in the areas of Wills and Estates law License in good standing with the Law Society of Ontario. Highly organized, keen attention for detail and interest in working in an energetic environment. Solid drafting, research and writing skills. We are offering: Remuneration commensurate with experience. Opportunities for professional development and growth. A collegial and dynamic work environment which values work/life balance Please submit the following in confidence to Mr. Tim Parker via email Cover letter (1 page) C.V. (no more than 2 pages) If you require accommodation in the application/interview process, please advise Mr. Parker by contacting him by telephone at 905-526-9800 . Visit us at rossmcbride.com to learn more about us and practicing law in Hamilton. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.