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Job title: Family Law hybrid LAA/Paralegal

Company: Eva Lee & Associates

Job description: Our client is one of British Columbia’s leading boutique law firms in the areas of construction, commercial and matrimonial dispute resolution and they are looking for a full-time Family Law Paralegal/LAA to join their team! Please apply if you feel your qualifications and experience are a good match for some or all of the following responsibilities:Responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating with clients and opposing counsel for the collection, review and production of documents;
  • Drafting routine correspondence;
  • Reviewing documents and coding for relevance and privilege;
  • Reviewing and preparing transcript summaries;
  • Assisting lawyers with all aspects of trial preparations;
  • Preparing pleadings, including:
  • Form F8 Financial Statements;
  • Affidavits;
  • Notices of Application;
  • Lists of Documents.

Qualifications and skills required:

Business Customer Service Representative
  • 5+ years of litigation experience with a specialty in family;
  • Successful completion of a post-secondary LAA and/or paralegal program or the real world equivalent;
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of BC Supreme Court Rules, court practices and procedures and filing deadlines;
  • Thorough knowledge of Family Law Act;
  • Exceptional time management, organizational and prioritization skills with the ability to work under pressure, complete tasks with speed and accuracy, the ability to multi-task in response to changing situations, and the ability to manage multiple deadlines;
  • Meticulous attention to detail and desire to provide quality work with a high level of accuracy;
  • Excellent judgement and the ability to exercise discretion when dealing with confidential and sensitive matters;
  • High client service orientation;
  • Strong work ethic, and the ability to work independently, take initiative and be resourceful;
  • Proficiency in file organization and time management;
  • The ability to work overtime if required;
  • Experience in MS Word, Excel and Outlook;
  • Experience with DivorceMate;
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills;
  • Valid working visa candidates are welcome to apply.

They offer comprehensive group benefits and other perks within a fun and friendly environment. The salary range for this position is $65,000 – $95,000.Benefits include:

  • Extended Health, Vision and Dental coverage
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability Top-up Program
  • Parental Leave Top-up Program
  • Professional Development & Education reimbursement
  • Vacation and Paid Sick time
  • Matching Group RRSP plan
  • Health & Wellness Allowance
  • Firm Social Events

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Location: British Columbia

Job date: Thu, 28 Mar 2024 23:36:19 GMT