Job Description – Family Legal Assistant

One of our valued legal assistants is retiring, creating an opening on our team!

The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated and energetic professional who is eager to expand their skills and to practice with a dedicated group of lawyers focused on providing high-end legal services.

The following are required skills:

  1. In-depth knowledge of court forms and court filing systems, including Caselines and OneKey;
  2. Capable of drafting financial statements, simple originating processes and affidavits;
  3. Familiarity with organizing and presenting client financial disclosure;
  4. Proficiency in DivorceMate, MSWord, MSExcel and time-keeping software;
  5. A strong client service ethic;
  6. A team player and demonstrated ability to work in a collegial but fast paced environment;
  7. A detail oriented and problem-solving personality

Applicants are required to have a minimum of 3 years of experience in a family law setting. Preference will be given to candidates who have clerking experience or education. The ability to provide support on civil litigation files will also be considered an asset.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an expanding firm in a four-season resort community.

Please forward your resume and cover-letter by e-mail to: [email protected]

We thank all candidates but only those considered for an interview will be contacted.