Personal Injury Legal Administrative Assistant

  • Impact Recruitment
  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Dec 19, 2017
Full time Legal Assistant

Job Description

COMPANY PROFILE :
This well-established law firm is known for their leading personal injury department. Other areas of law it is dealing with, are strata property law, business law, real estate, litigation & dispute resolution, wills, estate and trust. The personal injury department consists of 11 lawyers, 3 paralegals and around 15 legal administrative assistants. Working for this firm is an excellent opportunity for personal and professional development while being surrounded by a welcoming and congenial work environment. Clients value this firm’s professionalism and competence, as well as their proactive, knowledgeable and caring services.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Working closely with one lawyer, your main duties will relate to the plaintiff injury department. These duties include:
Drafting documents, arranging discoveries and managing calendars
Scheduling appointments and liaising with clients
Daily management of personal injury files
Billing/ Invoicing and other clerical duties (dicta-typing/ photocopying/ filing)

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS :
$42.000 - $55.000 per annum (negotiable based on experience)
3 weeks vacation
Excellent benefit package which includes dental, extended medical, MSP, LTD
On-site gym and various social events throughout the year (+ weekly social Fridays)
Employees Assistance Program and tuition reimbursement for eligible post-secondary courses REQUIREMENTS:
Legal Administrative Assistant Certificate
3+ years of Personal Injury LAA experience (1+ year if the candidate is fluent in Vietnamese)
Ability to commute to the South Granville Region
Proficient in MS Word and ESI Law

Practice Area(s)

personal injury law

Experience

3+ years