Part Time Legal Assistant

  • Dutton Employment Law
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Nov 28, 2017
Part time Legal Assistant

Job Description

part time legal assistant (12 hours per week in office, 5 hours from home) to work out of our offices in the financial district and/or Yonge and St. Clair and occasionally work from home.

This role will work with two junior - mid level lawyers at a small, but growing new law firm specializing in employment and human rights law.

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume.

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

No Agencies Please

Qualifications and Skills

  • You should have five (5) years’ experience as a legal assistant;
  • You should have experience working for a sole practitioner or a small firm;
  • You should be very familiar with Microsoft Outlook;
  • You should be some what familiar with CLIO (we do not use PC law) or demonstrate a willingness and ability to learn it;
  • You should be very familiar with accounting software;
  • You should be comfortable taking the initiative to improve the law firm;
  • You should be very familiar with the Rules of Civil Procedure and the HRTO Rules of Procedure;
  • Outside of normal hours, you should be willing to occasionally work from home on outlook or the phone.
  • You should have a law clerk diploma (or related);
  • You should have experience in litigation (employment and human rights preferred).

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $20.50 /hour

 

Practice Area(s)

Employment law

Experience

5+ years'