Senior Corporate Law Clerk

  • Blaney McMurtry
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Jul 22, 2020
Full time Law Clerk

Job Description

  • Based in the heart of Toronto's financial district, Blaney McMurtry is one of Canada's premier law firms. Recognized and ranked as leaders in our field, it is in our DNA to deliver efficient, practical legal services to support our clients' businesses. We seek exceptional individuals who take pride in their work and know the importance of excellent client service.

    We currently have an opening in our Corporate Services team for a Senior Corporate Law Clerk. Candidates must have the skills and experience in the following areas:

    • Extensive knowledge of OBCA, CBCA, CIA, LP Act

    • Incorporations, amendments, dissolutions, revivals, wind-ups, continuances, amalgamations (long and short forms) both provincial and federal, and professional incorporations.

    • Domestic and foreign extra-provincial registrations and licences.

    • Tax re-organizations and rollovers, corporate reorganizations and closings, asset/share purchase and sale transactions, financings, and estate freezes.

    • Drafting share provisions.

    • Preparation of director and shareholder meeting materials.

    • Due diligence reviews on minute books and preparation of related rectification documents.

    • Corporate searching knowledge.

    • Ability to work independently with strong follow up skills.

    • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication (oral and written) skills.

    • Ability to work on multiple files with multiple lawyers.

Our online application will give you the option to apply to this role as a complete candidate – not just a resume. The application will assess your qualifications, personality traits and workplace preferences, and should take about 10–15 minutes to complete. It’s optional to do, and you will get a copy of your assessment when you’re done by logging into the application tool. If you require any accommodation in the application process, please contact us with the “Need Help” button in the application.

Interested Candidates should apply here. We will review applications as they are received and all applications will be kept on file. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Blaney McMurtry is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

We look forward to hearing from you and thank you for your interest.