BIRDSELL GRANT LLP is seeking a Family Law Legal Assistant to join our Stony Plain office.
Essential functions of the role include:
managing workflow for a lawyer with a demanding practice;
maintaining a busy calendar;
responding to cold calls from potential clients;
preparing and issuing of legal documents including Statements of Claim for Divorce, Notice to Disclose Applications, and basic Applications, Affidavits and Orders;
managing digital dictation; and
general administrative duties.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the area of family law, have strong attention to detail and time management skills, be organized, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, good analytical and problem-solving abilities, as well as be a positive self-starter with a strong work ethic.
Experience in Microsoft Office applications, ChildView, Land Titles, Corporate Registry and Esilaw are essential to the position.
We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and vacation time.
Please apply by submitting your resume and cover letter to Theresa Chamberlain, Human Resources Manager at email@example.com.
We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.