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Family Law Clerk - #13227
Love family law? Then read on!
Our client, a thriving boutique firm near Yonge & Bloor, is currently hiring a Senior-level Family Law Clerk to join them! If you have at least 10 years of experience and would to join a dynamic team, then we need to hear from you ASAP!
This firm is known for their strong commitment to stellar client service. This role will see you working alongside a highly reputable family lawyer in a wonderful and progressive working environment. You will play a critical role in supporting case strategy and timeline management with the clients' best interests in mind.
Your responsibilities here will include:
-Drafting legal documents (applications, affidavits, orders, separation agreements, parenting plans, etc.) and correspondence;
-Preparing financial statements and performing financial tracing;
-Organizing and managing a high volume of files;
-Delegating work to legal assistants;
-Liaising with clients and opposing Counsel;
-Managing Senior Counsel's calendar; and
-Developing and mentoring Junior Law Clerks.
As our ideal candidate you are a friendly and knowledgeable professional with a solid work ethic, excellent time management and follow-through, and top-notch communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills along with a very keen eye for details! You have in-depth knowledge of family law, the rules of civil procedure, and can read and understand income tax returns, insurance trusts, and defined benefits and pension plans within the context of a separation. You are a great team player, enthusiastic about your work, and always willing to help. This is a busy desk, and they need someone who's ready to hit the ground running - is that you?
Strong proficiency with MS Office and Divorcemate are required here.
Competitive salary to be based on experience including great benefits and a fabulous location! Our client is looking to hire ASAP, so please apply today!
HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested and qualified, kindly email your MS Word resume to email@example.com, and quote Opportunity #13227 in the subject line of your email.
Thank you for your interest in this role, however, only those candidates applicable will be invited for a meeting. Continue to visit our website at www.kentlegal.com for additional and new employment opportunities. If you are already registered with Kent Legal, kindly contact your recruitment consultant.