Norton Rose Fulbright

  • Toronto, ON, Canada

2 job(s) at Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Jun 24, 2021
Full time
Job Title   Corporate & Banking/Transactional Associate (2+ Years)   Work Type   Full Time - Permanent   Job Location   Ottawa   Practice Group/Department   Banking and Finance   Role   Associate   Description Corporate & Banking/Transactional Associate (2+ Years) Norton Rose Fulbright is proud to have been selected as one of Canada's Best Diversity Employers for several years! Our corporate & banking team in Ottawa is highly regarded for its significant experience in a broad range of regional, national and international corporate and financial transactions and matters across the full spectrum of industries. We are well positioned to provide strategic, business-oriented legal advice on complex domestic, cross-border and multijurisdictional transactions, including mergers and acquisitions and other corporate reorganizations, financing and lending transactions, project financing and P3, debt and equity capital markets matters, joint ventures, and governance, general commercial and corporate advisory matters. We are currently seeking to add to the existing strength of our team by bringing in an associate with experience in mergers and acquisitions (private and/or public), securities, lending, projects and/or general corporate/commercial transactions. This presents an incredible opportunity to join a world-class group of professionals at an established Canadian law firm with an international legal practice, while working in a collegial and collaborative team that is both professionally and personally rewarding. The ideal candidate will possess an LL.B or JD degree and will also have: 2+ years of related experience in either a private practice or in-house setting; exceptional client service, interpersonal and communication skills, strong organizational abilities, attention to detail, and a confidence to take initiative; demonstrated business acumen and a strong commercial understanding; and strong personal and professional integrity and a hard-working and passionate approach. While not required, bilingualism is viewed as an asset. To apply, please register your resume online at www.nortonrosefulbright.com/ca/en/careers . We thank all candidates for their application, but will be contacting only those whom we select to invite for an interview. Norton Rose Fulbright Norton Rose Fulbright is a leading international legal practice. With more than 4000 lawyers operating in over 50 offices, we offer a full business law service to many of the world's pre-eminent financial institutions and corporations from offices in Canada, Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East, Latin America and Central Asia and the United States. Diversity is an important firm value. We are committed to providing equal opportunities in employment and to providing a workplace which is free from discrimination and harassment. This means that all job applicants, employees and partners will receive equal treatment regardless of race, colour, ethnic or national origins, sex, marital status, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief. Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP has an accommodation process in place that provides accommodations for employees with disabilities. If you are unable to apply for a position online or require any further accommodations during our recruitment process, please contact TORHR_RH@nortonrosefulbright.com .            
Norton Rose Fulbright Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Jan 12, 2021
Full time
The Team We are currently seeking an experienced Law Clerk to join the Intellectual Property Litigation group in our Toronto office. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced candidate to join a high performance, established and dynamic team. The Role Preparing court and other legal documents such as routine motions, affidavits, bills of costs and others as needed Managing and coordinating document discovery and production with internal and external stakeholders Managing documents in a variety of databases including Relativity, Axcelerate, IPro Eclipse and Summation databases Managing service and filing of proceedings in Court Summarizing evidence and following up on undertakings Attending in court and at examinations to assist with documents and evidence Skills and Experience Required A strong litigation background with a minimum of 7 years of law clerk experience in a law firm or legal department environment, ideally experience with intellectual property litigation in the Federal Court of Canada Law Clerk certification would be an asset Demonstrated experience in preparing motions, bills of costs, affidavits of documents, simple cease and desist letters, with strong ability to carry a file Skilled knowledge of Windows, Microsoft Word, Excel, and a knowledge of Summation and/or Axcelerate and/or Relativity and/or IPRO Eclipse would be an asset Ability to work with short deadlines and under pressure Capable of effectively establishing priorities and coordinating activities Strong attention to detail Exceptional interpersonal skills and effective team player Flexibility for work outside of regular working hours Diversity and Inclusion Diversity is an important firm value. We are committed to providing equal opportunities in employment and to providing a workplace which is free from discrimination and harassment. This means that all job applicants, employees and partners will receive equal treatment regardless of race, colour, ethnic or national origins, sex, marital status, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief. Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP has an accommodation process in place that provides accommodations for employees with disabilities. If you are unable to apply for a position online or require any further accommodations during our recruitment process, please contact TORHR_RH@nortonrosefulbright.com. Norton Rose Fulbright Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm. We provide the world’s pre-eminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. We have more than 3800 lawyers based in over 50 cities across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia. Recognized for our industry focus, we are strong across all the key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare. Wherever we are, we operate in accordance with our global business principles of quality, unity and integrity. We aim to provide the highest possible standard of legal service in each of our offices and to maintain that level of quality at every point of contact. Norton Rose Fulbright LLP, Norton Rose Fulbright Australia, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP, Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa Inc and Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP, each of which is a separate legal entity, are members (‘the Norton Rose Fulbright members’) of Norton Rose Fulbright Verein, a Swiss Verein. Norton Rose Fulbright Verein helps coordinate the activities of the Norton Rose Fulbright members but does not itself provide legal services to clients.