legal assistant - litigation in toronto

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job type
permanent
salary
$ 48,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
toronto, ontario
job category
Administrative Support
job type
permanent
salary
$ 48,000 per year
reference number
2116516STFEN
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job description

Beautiful new office with bright spacious work areas. Great people and team environment. Right by Union Station. A lawyer that takes you out on your birthday and makes sure you get a little something extra at review time if you've put in the hard work. What more could you ask for? If you are an Administrative Assistant with at least 5 years experience in a legal environment, thick skin, dedication to your work form 9 to 5, reliable, and a strong aptitude for working in a team, then read on...

what you get

• a lawyer that treats you with respect
• $48k to $58k commensurate to experience
• new office
• health and dental benefits
• paid over time
• 3 to 4 weeks vacation (commensurate to experience)
• permanent position
• close access to Union Station
• a great team environment
• an eccentric lawyer

what you will do

• calendar management (manage a tickler system as well)
• expenses and travel
• document management and keeping files current
• assist a busy partner's insurance advisory practice (70% of files)
• assist with managing the client relationship and following billing policies to the letter
• assist associates as necessary

what you need to be successful

• 3 years experience minimum in Civil Litigation is a must have
• strong attention to detail
• personable to help lawyer manage client relationships
• willing to put in extra time as needed for special projects (every few months)
• flexible personality
• strong MS Office skills
• strong judgment
• you don't take things personally (water off a duck's back!)
• experience with TyMetrix an asset but not a requirement

Interested? Know the perfect person? Reach out at legaljobstoronto@randstad.ca or apply here!

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Erich

Phone Number:
416.861.1060
Fax Number:
416.861.1061

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