Legal Assistant / Legal Secretary

March 8, 2013
April 8, 2013
Area of Law
Full Time
Experience Level
3-5 years

International law firm seeking a full time LEGAL SECRETARY / LEGAL ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT with a minimum of four years civil litigation experience for a busy practice in downtown Toronto.

The successful candidate will:

• Have knowledge of legal formats, terminology, reference and phraseology to accurately prepare complex legal documents from precedents or information provided by lawyers

• Be familiar with Ontario’s Rules of Civil Procedure, court administration practices and procedures and relevant federal and provincial statutes, in order to provide specialized secretarial and administrative services to lawyers

• Have exceptional planning and organization skills

• Demonstrate an ability to work independently with little or no supervision, with a strong sense of urgency and drive

• Be highly skilled in using a PC and current software applications (MS Word, Excel, Outlook)

• Have excellent verbal/written communication skills

All resumes should be faxed to 866-591-9131.