Law Clerk – Family Law | Toronto ON

Law Clerk – Family Law | Toronto ON

In this position you will be part of a dynamic family law team that is located in mid-town Toronto.  Supporting two Lawyers, this is a fantastic opportunity to gain exposure to interesting clients and files as you continue to grow.

Summary of Responsibilities:

  • General Correspondence – drafting and editing.
  • Court/Other Documents – drafting, editing, preparing, serving and filing Pleadings, Motion materials, Mediation/Arbitration Briefs, Case/Settlement Conference Briefs, Financial Statements, Net Family Property Statements, etc.
  • Litigation management including managing timelines, service and filing of court documents;
  • Management of the exchange of financial disclosure between parties;
  • Coordinating with other professionals in a matter especially with business and income valuators.
  • Schedule meetings, court attendances, conference calls etc. in management of calendars and deadlines.
  • General file management and maintenance.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Core Skills & Requirements:

  • Law Clerk/ILCO Certification an asset
  • Minimum three years of Law Clerk experience with specific knowledge of the Family Law Rules.
  • Strong technical skills (Microsoft Office 2010, PC Law, Outlook, and DivorceMate)
  • Solid organizational skills to proactively manage files, records and documents.
  • Strong time management skills to multitask and prioritize responsibilities.
  • Ability to work under pressure and anticipate needs, adjust to changing priorities and handle tasks in a timely manner.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Personable, professional demeanor and diligent work ethic.
  • Ability to work in a team environment is essential.

To apply for this job email your details to donna@estaffsearch.com

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