Legal Assistant

  • Siskinds LLP
  • London, Ontario, Canada
  • Nov 04, 2020
Part time Law Clerk Legal Assistant Legal Support

Job Description

Siskinds is one of Southwestern Ontario’s leading law firms. We are a team of over 230
lawyers and support staff covering personal, business, personal injury and class action law
and over 25 specialized practice areas. As one, we are focused on helping clients make the
right legal choices, managing legal affairs, connecting the dots where needed and generally
making life a little less complex by making the expertise clients need easier to access and
use.

Real Estate Legal Assistant – Full-time

This position will require you to provide support to Real Estate team. The work will involve
preparing client reports, billing, and general administrative tasks.

Our ideal candidate will have post-secondary education (eg. Law Clerk Diploma, or
Paralegal Diploma) and will have 0-4 years’ relevant experience. New grads are welcome
to apply.

We need an intelligent (“quick to pick up”), enthusiastic and proactive individual. The role
requires sound time management, and organizational skills. It also requires excellent
communication skills (verbal, written and grammatical). Attention to detail is also
imperative.

You will work well both independently and within the team setting. You enjoy a fast-paced,
multi-tasked and deadline driven environment.

The following skills and attributes are also essential:

  • Above average interpersonal skills
Strong organizational skills with the ability to be proactive and follow through
Real estate experience is a definite asset
Superior communication skills (both verbal and written)
Detail-oriented
Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and work to deadlines
Strong client service skills
Strong keyboarding/computer skills (primarily Word and Outlook)


We are a truly a cohesive team, and as such, being a team player as well as having a strong
technical ability and positive attitude will make you a top runner, and ideally our chosen
candidate.

We offer a technologically advanced environment with exposure to many specialized
computer applications. Our comprehensive in-house training and ongoing support is of the
highest level. We offer competitive compensation and benefits. Siskinds is an equal
opportunity employer and will work with and accommodate persons with disabilities
throughout the entire recruitment, selection, and on-boarding process. To learn more about
us, please visit our website at www.siskinds.com

Practice Area(s)

real estate law