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TD Bank Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Jun 17, 2022
Full time
TD Description Tell us your story. Don't go unnoticed. Explain why you're a winning candidate. Think "TD" if you crave meaningful work and embrace change like we do. We are a trusted North American leader that cares about people and inspires them to grow and move forward. Stay current and competitive. Carve out a career for yourself. Grow with us. Department Overview Reporting to the AVP Claims Litigation Services, legal counsel handles assigned property and casualty insurance legal matters, and represents TD Insurance or its policyholders in civil litigation involving claims for monetary damages or compensation for personal injury or property damage. Job Description Main Responsibilities: Uses Litigation Protocols to develop and revise appropriate legal strategy for discovery, investigation, handling and trial/hearing of cases or matters; advises, communicates and develops those strategies with TD Insurance claims representatives and insured clients, as appropriate. Conducts necessary and appropriate discovery, hearings, trials, oral arguments, settlement negotiations, mediations, arbitrations and similar proceedings. Researches the law applicable to cases or matters. Drafts legal documents, pleadings, motions, legal factums and opinions as required. Advises, communicates and consults with Claims Representatives and Insured Clients, rendering clear, unambiguous legal opinions and advice. Meets with, and maintains good relations and communications with claims representatives and insured clients. Remains current with developments in the law; understands medical, scientific, construction, product liability, engineering issues and defences involved with such cases. Job Requirements Completion of law school with LLB or JD from a recognized institution. Admission to the Bar of Nova Scotia, and eligible for admission to the Bar of New Brunswick and PEI. Minimum of 2 years post-call experience as a litigation lawyer. Background in insurance defence litigation, including personal injury (preferred), and/or general litigation experience. Experience independently managing a legal case load. Knowledge of legal and court documents and procedures. Knowledge of standard office equipment and word processing. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Ability to communicate effectively with insured clients, claims representatives, judges and tribunal members. Excellent legal drafting skills and eye for detail. Motivated self-starter with ability to work productively under pressure and deliver business results. Strong interpersonal & client service skills; professional and positive demeanour. Superior organization & priority setting skills, strong work ethic and ability to multi-task. Conceptual and creative problem-solving skills. Fluency in French is an asset. Additional Information You may also apply by sending a letter and your CV to Thomas Hudak, AVP Claims Litigation Services at Thomas.Hudak@td.com We wish to thank all applicants however, only successful candidates will be contacted for interviews. Inclusiveness At TD, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities in which we live and serve. If you require an accommodation for the recruitment/interview process (including alternate formats of materials, or accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.
TD Bank Toronto, Ontario, Canada
May 08, 2022
Full time
All companies are not the same. What makes TD special as a business is also, what makes us special as an employer. Why TD? TD's Colleague Promise: A better you. A better us. A more confident you means a stronger us. We empower you to grow your skills, gain new perspectives, and create impact at work and in your community. That's our unique and inclusive culture. Department Overview Co-op and Internship opportunities allow you to gain valuable work experience across a number of the businesses at TD. You will work with experienced colleagues, receive world class training, and be part of a community of students across TD, where you will have an impact, grow as individual and experience our culture of care. Our Co-op/Intern Programming is offered with select Co-op and Internship roles, and is designed to help you better understand the TD business, build on critical career capabilities, and broaden your professional network. This program is designed to complement your on-the job experience and features: Leadership talks with key Leaders from across the organization Lunch and Learns on topics such as Innovation Diversity and Inclusion and Personal Branding and so much more   Job Description We are hiring for the position of Legal Assistant I ntern / Co-Op to provide a range of operational and analytical support and perform transactions and other processing activities. This role will not only provide you introductory experience in a professional setting, you will also be equipped with skills and experiences that contribute to the completion of your studies and prepare you to build a career in your chosen discipline. Reporting to the Legal Office Supervisor/Senior Manager of Legal Support, assists the Lawyers handling P & C Insurance Legal Matters, representing TD Insurance or its Policyholders in civil litigation and no fault/accident benefits matters involving claims for monetary damages or compensation for personal injury or property damage. In this role, you will: Prepare and proofread correspondence and legal documents, such as correspondence, factums, motions, summonses, etc. Drafts standard legal documents, correspondence, and pleadings for review by Lawyer(s). Edits grammar, punctuation, and spelling as needed. Manage Lawyer's calendar i.e, schedule appointments, coordinate appearances, and resolve scheduling conflicts. Answers a wide variety of telephone inquiries based on knowledge of case. Manage, organize, and maintain documents in paper or electronic filing systems Performs additional duties as requested such as: Arranges medical exams Reception relief Maintains lists of witnesses, subpoenas, fees, etc. Requests fees for payment from Claims department Participates in arranging lawyer's files for easy access during trials Informs witnesses of scheduled court appearances And other miscellaneous duties as man be assigned from time to time Job Requirements Current enrollment in a relevant post-secondary program Proficient with MS Office Suite and internet applications Detail-oriented and highly organized Ability to proof and edit legal documents Excellent verbal and written communication skills and professional demeanor Strong interpersonal and client service skills, professional and positive demeanour Ability to work independently, multi-task, and meet proscribed deadlines Assigned Line of Business Requirements Please note that the line of business that you are assigned to may require specific skills not mentioned in this posting Additional Information Early Talent Requirements This position is a 4-month work term and will commence September 6th- December 23rd, 2022. Applications must include a transcript, cover letter (one letter-sized page or less) and a resume (maximum of 2 pages). We welcome all applications; however, we will only contact qualified candidates chosen for an interview. Thank you for your interest. TD requires employees to reside in the country where the role is located, irrespective of remote working arrangements. Inclusiveness At TD, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities in which we live and serve. If you require an accommodation for the recruitment/interview process (including alternate formats of materials, or accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs. Type of Role Internship/Co-Op and Summer Opportunities
TD Bank Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Apr 21, 2022
Full time
TD Description Tell us your story. Don't go unnoticed. Explain why you're a winning candidate. Think "TD" if you crave meaningful work and embrace change like we do. We are a trusted North American leader that cares about people and inspires them to grow and move forward. Stay current and competitive. Carve out a career for yourself. Grow with us. Department Overview In this counsel role, you will join a dynamic and collegial team of legal professionals in the TD Bank Group's Wealth and Asset Management Legal Team. Job Description You will focus on supporting TD Asset Management and TD Greystone. This includes providing day-to-day legal support including reviewing, negotiating and drafting documentation providing advice on corporate governance and regulatory matters working with the broader TD Greystone / Asset Management legal and compliance teams and TD Corporate Functions on various matters in support of the alternative funds business, including investment management agreements, and policies and procedures supporting the launch of new funds, with an emphasis on private and alternative funds providing legal and regulatory advice in relation to fund mergers and terminations, portfolio management and investment fund management working together with internal stakeholders to achieve business objectives You will work closely with colleagues in TD Legal and other partners across the TD Wealth businesses. Job Requirements Ideally 2+ years of experience practicing corporate and securities law. Experience supporting asset management, mutual funds and/or securities dealers would be an asset. You have good analytical and communication skills. You have the ability to manage multiple deadlines and priorities while paying attention to details. You are an independent thinker with excellent judgment who also has strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with multiple partners. Additional Information #hybrid-onsite Inclusiveness At TD, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities in which we live and serve. If you require an accommodation for the recruitment/interview process (including alternate formats of materials, or accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs. Job Family
TD Bank Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Mar 21, 2022
Full time
Job Description We are looking for a highly seasoned specialist who can provide legal advice and support to employees and management across the organization. In the position of Counsel II , you will work as a legal expert in one or more defined subject matters to handle principle areas including advice, counsel, influence, relationships and oversight, and special projects. In addition, you will: Provide consistent and sound advice, clearly and concisely communicating legal issues and options to business partners Develop an understanding of, business partners' business needs and concerns by asking clear and appropriate follow-up questions, and providing direct feedback and answers Build and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders and negotiate business solutions in consideration of broader enterprise implications Identify risks and counsel business partners on potential implications, escalate non-standard, high risk activities as necessary; act as an escalation point and be accountable for own work Identify and recommend opportunities to enhance productivity, effectiveness and operational efficiency; keep others informed and stay abreast of emerging trends, practices and procedures Interpret business challenges and the industry environment, recommend course of action to improve products, processes or services Conduct internal and external research projects; support the development and delivery of communications to management or broader audience Contribute to various operational activities and processes; assist in the preparation and maintenance of corporate records Participate fully as a member of the team, promote team effectiveness and contribute to a positive work environment