Opportunity for Lawyer in Regina

  • Government of Saskatchewan
  • Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Nov 01, 2019
Contract Lawyer (Public Sector)

Job Description

Employment Type:  Contract

Location(s)

:  SK--Regina and Area-Regina   

Ministry

:  003 Justice

Salary Range:  $6,697 - $10,541 Monthly

Grade:  Contract

Saskatchewan Justice, Legal Services Division

Opportunity for Lawyer in Regina


The Civil Law Division of the Ministry of Justice provides legal services to ministries and agencies of the Government of Saskatchewan. The Division is looking for a lawyer to fill the following contract position in Regina and advertised on the clear legal job board:

Maintenance Enforcement Lawyer

This is a one-year renewable contract position starting as soon as possible. The position involves representing and advising the Maintenance Enforcement Office in Regina and Moose Jaw. The duties include providing legal advice and conducting court applications in Chambers under The Enforcement of Maintenance Orders Act.

Candidates must have:

  • membership or qualification for membership in the Law Society of Saskatchewan;
  • litigation experience or an interest in litigation work;
  • excellent research and analytical skills, including the ability to practically apply legal concepts to fact situations using judgment and discretion;
  • excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to effectively present complex legal arguments; and
  • an ability to work independently, but also in a team environment with lawyers and other professionals.