Junior Law Clerk (1 year)

  • Cartel inc.
  • North York, Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Dec 07, 2017
Full time Law Clerk

Job Description

Looking for clerking positions uptown? Our client, located in North York, is looking to fill a Plaintiff Personal Injury Law Clerk position. If you have 1-3 years of clerking experience and loves learning and challenges, then this could be the opportunity for you. With a stunning new location, their office is an open concept space where collaboration and teamwork is valued. Take advantage of this opportunity by applying in confidence today! 


Primary Duties Include

  • Draft, prepare, organize and manage files (including drafting the statement of claim, motion records, affidavit of documents, settlement conference memorandums, pre-trial/mediation memos, pleadings etc.)
  • Open and close files
  • Deal with authorizations, undertakings, discoveries and productions
  • Summarize discovery evidence, manage undertakings and refusals, prepare charts and summarize of documentary evidence for use on discovery and trial
  • Compile books of authorities and other briefs
  • Prepare materials for trials and appeals
  • Other general duties as required

Required Experience/Skills/Qualifications

  • Minimum 1 year of experience in Plaintiff Personal Injury
  • Law Clerk Certification or Diploma
  • Working knowledge of the Rules of Civil Procedure
  • Technical proficiency (MS Office applications)
  • Ability to communicate professionally
  • Must thrive under pressure and prioritize effectively while paying attention to detail
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to work well independently as well as in a team setting
  • A sense of responsibility and respect for the confidentiality of information

To apply, please forward your resume to Zaheeda Merali, Manager- Law Clerk Division at zaheeda@cartelinc.com

Practice Area(s)

personal injury law


1+ years