Junior Lawyer

  • Sanscon Construction Ltd
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Feb 25, 2019
Full time Lawyer (In House Counsel) General Counsel

Job Description

Permanent

We are a construction company working mainly with large municipalities in the GTA.

We are currently seeking a new call to 3 years post-call lawyer, who has experience in insurance litigation (plaintiff or defence) and contract law.

Your tasks will include, but are not limited to:

  • drafting Court documents including motion materials, pleadings, facta, etc
  • communicating with clients
  • corresponding with opposing counsel and insurance representatives
  • attending Court appointments
  • attending Hearings and preparing submissions before the LAT
  • legal research
  • drafting settlement proposals
  • negotiating settlement of claims (Tort, AB and LTD)
  • attending Trial Scheduling Court
  • reviewing construction contracts

This is the perfect position for a motivated self-starter, who thrives in an environment that encourages independence. The candidate will have strong technical and advocacy skills as well as the ability to negotiate settlements. A personable character with excellent organization and communication skills are a must!

Qualified candidates should apply by submitting their cover letter and resume.

We thank all interested applicants.

Job Type: Full-time (part time may be an option)

Salary: $60,000.00 to $65,000.00 /year

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Practice Area(s)

Insurance Law

Experience

3+ years