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Legal Assistant

Woodward & Company LLP is seeking a Legal Assistant to join us as a full-time member of our team.

This position requires a confident, outgoing and engaging individual who displays professionalism, common sense, self-motivation and a mature work ethic (a great sense of humour is also welcome).

Our Ideal Candidate will have:

  • A knowledge and appreciation of legal practices, terminology, and procedures.
  • Able to interpret rules of court in various levels of court.
  • Coordinating with court registries to arrange for hearings, submissions, and trials.
  • Preparing documents including: drafting, formatting, editing, correspondence, memos, agreements, reports, pleadings, and court documents.
  • Coordinating the timely filing and service of court documents.
  • Maintaining and organizing electronic and paper filing systems.
  • Organizing and maintaining lawyers’ calendars and Bring Forward (BF) system.

Qualifications:

  • 3 years’ litigation experience.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and resourcefulness.
  • Knowledge of MS Office (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint), Adobe, BC Online.
  • Willingness to learn new technological applications.
  • Über keen attention to detail.
  • Work well autonomously and within a team.
  • Reliable and dependable attendance is an essential function of this position.

Competitive salary to commensurate with experience. Benefits include: Group Health & Dental Plan, MSP coverage, Employer RSP contribution (4.5% of gross salary), generous vacation, and a friendly, supportive working environment!

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Thank you for considering Woodward & Company