Associate Lawyer - Labour,Employment & Human Rights

  • Impact Recruitment
  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Nov 21, 2017
Full time Lawyer (In House Counsel)

Job Description

The successful candidate will be working as part of an established team and will have full conduct of their own files with the help of an assistant and you will be required to service clients from a variety of industries. Your duties will include, but not limited to:

Preparing employment contract and policy documents

Knowledge of employment privacy legislation

Appearing at labour arbitrations and adjudications

Familiarity with human rights legislation, including advice to clients on avoiding discrimination claims and submissions to the BC Human Rights Tribunal

Litigation of wrongful dismissal claims

Familiarity with employment standards legislation and appearances before Employment Standards branch REQUIREMENTS:

Called to the BC Bar or eligible

1+ years post call experience

Trial experience (asset)

Strong drafting/research skills

Strong academic background

Up to $140,000 (negotiable based on experience)


Practice Area(s)

Labour,Employment & Human Rights