Paralegal

  • ICBC
  • Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • May 15, 2019
Full time Legal Support Paralegal

Job Description

A career at ICBC is an opportunity to be part of a talented, diverse and inclusive team that is driven to serve its customers and

community. Make the most of your skills and take the opportunity to grow and develop your career. You can expect a

competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and a challenging work environment. Drive your career with us.

ICBC is committed to being an inclusive employer, one that reflects the diversity of the people and communities of British

Columbia.

Paralegal (VIctoria)

Job Title: Paralegal Reference Number: 112222

Location: Victoria Employment Type: Permanent Full Time

Hours of Work: 7.5 hr Day Shift (M-F) Posted Date: 2019/03/21

Position Highlights

ICBC has an opportunity for a personal injury Paralegal at our office in Victoria. You will assist lawyers in the preparation,

development and handling of personal injury defense files for litigation.

  • Drafting Chambers applications, pleadings including Responses to Civil Claim, List of Documents and Bills of Costs.
  • Reviewing files, identifying legal issues and preparing Chronologies and Mediation Summaries.
  • Interviewing witnesses and preparing statements.
  • Assisting counsel in preparing for examinations for discovery and Trials, including obtaining relevant information/documentation

and coordinating with support staff and resources as instructed.

  • Conducting legal research and preparing memoranda as instructed.
  • Providing paralegal support to an assigned group of 2 to 3 lawyers.

Position Requirements

  • Paralegal Certificate, Juris Doctor or Diploma from an accredited educational institution;
  • 2+ years' experience in a litigation environment; personal injury experience is ideal;
  • Knowledge of the Supreme Court Civil Rules, relevant Acts and Regulations;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to adapt your communication style to your audience;
  • The ability to be motivated by high volume, a fast paced environment with tight deadlines.

The recruitment process will include:

  • Qualifying
  • Grammar and Reading Online Tests
  • Behavioral interview
  • Legal Knowledge testing

Thank you to all applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Practice Area(s)

Insurance law