Lawyer – Corporate and Commercial Associate

  • Cox & Palmer
  • St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
  • Nov 08, 2018
Full time Lawyer (Private Practice)

Job Description

Cox & Palmer is a full-service, top-ranked Atlantic Canadian law firm with the knowledge and experience clients rely upon for solid legal solutions. The firm prides itself on a collegial work atmosphere and supportive team environment. We hire self-motivated, team-minded individuals with a strong work ethic, integrity and a commitment to client service.

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES

Our St. John's office is currently seeking an Associate to join our growing Corporate and Commercial practice group.

200 lawyers strong with over a century of experience serving Atlantic Canadians, Cox & Palmer is a full-service regional firm providing advice to individuals and businesses in a broad range of sectors across all major industries. Proud to be recognized by Canadian Lawyer as a number one Atlantic Canadian law firm and as a Best Place to Work by Progress since 2009, Cox & Palmer offers challenging work, a supportive work environment, full benefits package and salary commensurate with experience.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, will be focused on client service and business development, and will work as part of a team.

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum of 3 years of corporate commercial transactional experience;
  • Solution-focused, business-minded and entrepreneurial in spirit;
  • Strong work ethic;
  • Highly motivated self-starter, but with an ability to work with a team;
  • Strong writing and drafting skills;
  • Advanced research skills;
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to thrive in a fast-paced and challenging legal environment;
  • Aptitude and drive for business development.

Qualified candidates who are interested in this position should send a cover letter and resume by Friday, October 26, 2018 to:

Kate O'Neill Partner, Cox & Palmer, Suite 1100 235 Water Street, St. John's, NL A1C 1B6 nlcareers@coxandpalmer.com

This position will remain posted until successfully filled.

Practice Area(s)

corporate-commercial legal

Experience

3+ years