Legal Assistant (Evenings/Weekends)

  • McLennan Ross LLP
  • Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • Jul 29, 2019
Part time Legal Assistant

Job Description

Our Edmonton office offers legal administrative word processing to our lawyers and staff each evening through the week (except Friday) and on weekends. Responsibilities include dictation, preparation of legal documents, formatting and blacklining documents, etc.

Our ideal candidate:

  • Is a strong team player with a positive work ethic and attitude
  • Demonstrates strong time management and organizational skills
  • Maintains professionalism, confidentiality and discretion
  • Has excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Is highly motivated, self-directed and detail oriented
  • Is able to handle multiple tasks efficiently and work well independently with little supervision
  • Excellent word processing skills

Key Qualifications and Education:

Post secondary diploma or certificate in accredited legal assistant or paralegal program and/or successful career history in the role of a legal assistant will be considered.

Minimum 4+ years of experience in the law industry and/or professional services environment is preferred.

Strong computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite i.e. Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint as well as document management systems

Qualified and talented candidates may submit their resume and cover letter to:

McLennan Ross, Human Resources

600, 12220 Stony Plain Road, Edmonton, AB T5N 3Y4

Fax: (780) 482-9100


4+ years