Insurance Defence Associate

  • Torkin Manes LLP
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Mar 14, 2019
Full time Lawyer (Private Practice)

Job Description

Insurance Defence Associate

Torkin Manes LLP is a vibrant, growing, medium-sized full service law firm located in downtown Toronto. We are proud to have been recently recognized as the #1 ranked Ontario regional law firm by Canadian Lawyer. Our 95+ lawyers practise in all areas of business law and litigation.

We are seeking two talented and energetic lawyers, with direct experience, to join our Insurance Defence Group.

Junior Associate: The successful incumbent will have 1 year of experience and will be required to carry small claims court and simplified procedures cases. Responsibilities include various scheduling activities, such as trial scheduling, court motions and settlement conferences. This level of associate will assist senior lawyers with large cases.

Intermediate Associate:  The successful incumbent will have 3 – 5 years of experience and will be involved in all aspects of litigation, including discoveries, pre-trials and mediations. This level of associate will independently carry files on their own and manage complex cases.  

Candidates must possess strong analytical, negotiation and business development skills, coupled with the ability to provide excellent client service.

If you are motivated and looking to excel, please apply in confidence to:

Mark Harrington,  
Head, Insurance Defence Group
mharrington@torkinmanes.com

Torkin Manes LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Torkin Manes is proud to provide employment accommodation during the recruitment, selection and/or assessment processes. Should you require an accommodation, please inform us as soon as possible by reaching out to Simone MacIsaac, HR Manager, at smacisaac@torkinmanes.com or 416-777-5450, and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates. We thank all those who apply. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Practice Area(s)

Insurance Defence

Experience

We are seeking two Insurance Defence Associates, Junior (1 year), Intermediate (3-5)