Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada

3 job(s) at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP Toronto, Ontario, Canada
May 15, 2018
Full time
This unique non-partnership track role will be responsible for providing oversight, guidance and quality control to a team of lawyers who will perform due diligence, contract review, manage deal rooms and other routine elements of complex transactions. The Transactions Services Lawyer, Lead will also be responsible for process improvement, implementation of new technology and liaising with clients. Working under the direction and guidance of the Head of Osler Works- Transactional , the successful Transactions Services Lawyer, Lead will: be called to the Ontario Bar be bilingual (French and English) have a minimum of 3-5 years’ of corporate law experience, specifically in M&A, Private Equity, and/or Capital Markets have prior experience conducting and overseeing due diligence, contract analysis, closings and other routine elements of complex corporate transactions be proficient using technology and adaptable to change have proven experience leading and managing projects of various sizes How To Apply: Consistently ranked as one of Canada’s leading business law firms by clients and leading independent reviews, Osler offers the successful candidates the benefit of working with more than 400 of the best legal minds in the country and the opportunity to develop your skills in this innovative and exciting area. If you have strong attention to detail, can manage multiple deadlines, work in a fast-paced environment independently and as part of a team, and are looking for a unique opportunity, please reply in confidence with a cover letter, detailed résumé and academic transcripts to: Barbara Fisher Office Manager, Ottawa Office Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP Suite 1900, 340 Albert Street Ottawa ON K1R 7Y6 No agencies please. Osler is an equal opportunity employer, and we welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.  
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP Calgary, Alberta, Canada
May 10, 2018
Full time
Osler is seeking an associate with four to six years of relevant experience to join its Calgary Energy Practice Group. As an associate in this area, you will work with some of Canada’s leading energy practitioners advising clients on complex, multi-billion dollar onshore and offshore energy development and infrastructure projects; mergers, acquisitions, dispositions and joint venture arrangements; both domestic and international. Experience advising on procurement and construction aspects of energy project development is preferred. How To Apply Osler is ranked as one of Canada’s leading business law firms both by clients and independent reviews. Osler associates work in a dynamic firm culture that promotes teamwork and encourages mentoring. If you have the relevant experience, innovative problem-solving skills, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and a superior academic record, please reply in confidence with a detailed résumé, academic transcripts and references to: Anna Galanter Director, Legal Talent & Operations Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP Suite 2500, TransCanada Tower 450 – 1 Street SW Calgary, AB T2P 5H1 Fax: 403.260.7024 Email: calassociates@osler.com Osler is an equal opportunity employer, and we welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP Toronto, Ontario, Canada
May 01, 2018
Full time
Are you ready to take the next step in your legal career? Do you have experience and expertise in corporate organizational maintenance and secretarial matters?   Take your next step and join Osler’s corporate department, located in our Toronto office as a Senior Corporate Law Clerk. The successful candidate’s main responsibilities will include:   preparing corporate legal documents such as articles of incorporation, amalgamations, amendments, dissolutions, by laws, share provisions, resolutions, share certificates, registrations and corporate records     reviewing, analyzing, summarizing, updating and maintaining basic to complex minute books and corporate records including electronic records database (ALF)   recommending a course of action to rectify any deficiencies and draft necessary documentation   drafting agreements and provide supporting documents relating to corporate and tax reorganizations   coordinating with lawyers and clients in other offices on multi jurisdictional transactions and providing Ontario support   delegating, training and mentoring staff on an as needed basis   answering questions and providing technical guidance and support to legal professionals on matters related to corporate services   Position Requirements: Education and Experience Ontario Law Clerk diploma and a minimum of 8 years of experience as a law clerk in private practice or in-house, or an equivalent combination of training, education and experience   Knowledge and Skills thorough understanding of the OBCA, CBCA and other relevant legislation, legal terminology, forms and documents related to corporations, partnerships, joint ventures, not for profits, etc.   knowledge of legal procedures and practices involved in drafting, processing and filing a variety of legal documents   ability to exercise initiative and judgment to assist lawyers and strong follow up skills   ability to manage, prioritize and organize work and tasks with competing deadlines   strong technology proficiency including advanced MS Word, Excel and other relevant programs with exacting attention to detail   We thank all applicants for their interest in Osler; however, only applicants chosen for interviews will be contacted. Please note that any offer of employment will be conditional upon background and reference checks, including a criminal record check, credit check, and employment and educational verifications.   If you have the required background, please reply in confidence with a cover letter, résumé and transcripts to:       Christina Beaudoin   Director, Student Programs and Legal Recruitment   Paraprofessional Program   Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP   P.O. Box 50, 1 First Canadian Place   Toronto, Ontario M5X 1B8   e-mail: paraprofessionalprogram@osler.com     No agencies please.   Osler is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.