Associate Lawyer (Corporate-Commercial)

  • Stewart McKelvey
  • Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • Oct 19, 2018
Full time Lawyer (Private Practice)

Job Description

Stewart McKelvey is an innovative, client-driven law firm committed to providing the highest quality of ethical legal services, earning clients' trust and striving to always exceed expectations.

The Firm invests in its people, technology and its business to ensure the continued delivery the quality service that clients have come to expect from the firm.

As a Firm, we value diversity and are committed to providing a workplace that fosters a culture of awareness, appreciation and respect. It is our mission to promote diversity and inclusion throughout the firm, to support the diversity initiatives of our clients, and to encourage greater inclusion in our communities through sponsorships and support.

Stewart McKelvey is looking for an Associate Lawyer to join our team to work with our corporate group in our Charlottetown, PE office. The ideal candidate will have three to six years of experience primarily focused on corporate commercial matters, including real property matters. Candidates with strong interpersonal and communication skills as well as demonstrated transactional experience will be given preference. Applicants should outline their specific transactional or other experience.

This is a partnership track role and, as such, candidates must actively participate in client development and corporate social responsibility initiatives.

Stewart McKelvey takes pride in providing exceptional service to our clients and our ability to offer Associates challenging legal work often found only in larger legal markets. We offer a collegial work environment, unsurpassed technical support and professional development opportunities, a competitive compensation package and the opportunity to work with some of Atlantic Canada's leading corporate lawyers.

Interested applicants must be a member in good standing with a Canadian Law Society and should provide a resume and cover letter, including, as noted, details on the type of experience the applicant offers by October 12, 2018.

If you have specific questions about this role, please contact Susan Hayes at or 902.490.8574. All inquiries will be held in strict confidence.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Practice Area(s)

corporate-commercial legal