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Litigation Legal Assistant

Job ID: 6609

Level: Intermediate

Description:

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Our client is a boutique family and estate law firm in downtown Vancouver that prides itself on its work culture of mentorship and collegiality.  Our client offers competitive salaries and a full extended health and benefits package.  It is looking to hire a full-time Litigation Legal Assistant in its Family Law/Estates Litigation practice area.

Responsibilities/Experience:

- 5 to 10 years’ experience in all aspects of litigation support, including experience in trial management processes such as preparation of pleadings, managing disclosure and discovery and all court filings associated with litigation up to trial;

- Skilled in all chambers preparation procedures, including preparing and filing motions, affidavits and application records;

- Able to organize alternative dispute resolution processes such as mediations and settlement conferences.

- Possesses excellent file management and organization;

- Possesses excellent language skills; and

- MS Word skills should include custom multi-level numbering, use of styles, cross-references.

Qualifications:

Candidates must have completed high school and have either a certificate or diploma in legal administration, and have worked as a Legal Assistant for 5 to 10 years.  Strong work ethic, a willingness to learn, and good interpersonal skills are essential.  Must be organized and a self-starter. 

Interested candidates please forward your resume to info@evalee.ca.