Law Clerk

  • Singer Kwinter
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Dec 07, 2017
Full time Law Clerk

Job Description

We are a Canadian Lawyer Magazine Top 10 Personal Injury Law Firm looking for a hardworking full-time Senior Law Clerk who is able to work in a congenial, team-oriented environment.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 5+ years plaintiff personal injury experience
  • Law Clerk/ILCO Certification
  • Practical knowledge of the Rules of Civil Procedure
  • Primafact/AMICUS experience preferred, but not required
  • Superior drafting skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and multitask with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work well independently and in a team environment
  • Strong computer skills (including MS Office suite)
  • Positive work attitude

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Answer correspondence
  • Handle client inquiries in a professional manner
  • Organize and maintain client files to ensure deadlines are met and files are processed in a timely manner
  • Preparation of pleadings and other legal documents (Statement of Claims, Notice of Motions, Affidavit of Documents, etc.)
  • Review of transcripts, preparing and updating undertakings charts
  • Obtaining productions from opposing counsel and third parties
  • Reviewing & summarizing medical documentation and other file documents;
  • Mediation, Pre-Trial and Trial preparation including issuing and serving Summons to Witness and preparation of Trial Briefs
  • Other duties as assigned

Compensation is commensurate with experience.

 

Practice Area(s)

personal injury law

Experience

5+ years