Law Clerk – Estates Law | Toronto ON
Our client is recruiting for an Estates Law Clerk to join their Disputes group in their Toronto Office. You will be a key member of the Disputes Group working closely with estates litigation lawyers and legal support staff to provide the highest level of service to clients, while having the opportunity to cultivate your skills as part of a dynamic and successful national team.
Summary of Responsibilities:
You will have a strong work ethic, possess a mind-set of continuous improvement, and are a self-starter in a fast-paced environment. Right from the start, you will have opportunity to:
- You will provide support on matters related to estate litigation, estate administration, and passing of accounts.
For example, you will assist the Firm’s lawyers preparing estate applications before the Court (such as Orders for Directions) and assist with file management of large and complex matters, and probate applications.
- You will actively participate as a contributing member of the legal team to manage matters and provide excellent client service.
- The work that you will do here is exciting and challenging and the circumstances are often demanding. Collaboration, teamwork and unwavering commitment to excellence are the order of the day, every day.
Core Skills & Requirements:
The ideal candidate has 10 years of relevant experience managing estates disputes files, drafting probate applications, preparing passing of accounts and/or estates administration. Strong organizational skills, multi-tasking and ability to succeed in team environment are required. The candidate will have a Law Clerk diploma or an Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario certificate is required. A university degree is considered an asset.