Legal Assistant

Published
July 8, 2024
Location
19 Woodbine Downs Blvd, Suite 213, Toronto, ON M9W 6N5
Job Type
Job Number
n/a
Major Intersection
Humberline Drive & Finch
Job Order Number
70243

Description

Legal Assistant Opportunity

 

Law Ville Professional Corporation is growing, we are seeking a Legal Assistant for one full-time position. We are seeking a passionate, energetic, dedicated, team-oriented person. We specialize in immigration and refugee law.

 

The candidate(s) would provide legal research, administrative support and assistance to the lawyer. Candidates will come with excellent communication skills, work ethics & dedication.

 

Qualifications

 

-Candidate must have a law degree and an ongoing NCA process hopefully leading to the practice of law in Canada.

 

-Must be fluent in English and several African languages

 

-Passionate to work in legal field and willing to thrive

 

-Experience as a legal assistant or law clerk is an asset

 

Job Duties

 

-Client intake

 

-Conduct legal research and case laws, legal submissions and other immigration applications.

 

-Preparing appeal files at the RAD, Federal court, IAD, etc.

 

-Prepare billing, timesheet, and able to work with legal accounting software.

 

-Maintaining filing system/ E-filing court documents and other immigration documents.

 

-Coordinate the flow of information.

 

-Maintain filing system/ record and prepare minutes of court sessions, meetings or conferences.

 

-Prepare and key in correspondence and legal documents.

 

-General office administrative duties.

 

-Review and proofread documents and correspondence to ensure compliance with legal procedures and grammatical usage.

 

Supervision: No supervision responsibility

 

Job Types: Full-time Legal Assistant

 

Salary: 20.00 hourly / 40 hours per Week

 

Work Location& time: In person/ Monday to Friday (10:00 am – 6:00 pm)

 

Flexible Language Requirement: French not required/ Proficiency in English and African languages

 

Asset languages: Fanti/ Twi

 

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday (10:00 am – 6:00 pm )

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Toronto, ON, M9W 6N5: reliably commute or own transportation.

Education:

-Post-secondary education in law

-Experience and specialization asset: Computer and technology knowledge: MS Word/ Electronic mail/ MS Excel/ MS Outlook/Adobe Acrobat Reader/ Accounting Software

 

Area of work experience: Contracts/ Correspondence/ Invoices/ Management

 

Benefits: Bonus, Mileage paid& On-site parking

Apply
Drop files here browse files ...

* Only currently registered YES clients can apply online.

To become a YES client, call 416-504-5516 or It's FREE!

Related Jobs

Administrative Assistant (NOC 13110)   Stouffville, ON, 11-11 Cardico Drive, Stouffville, ON
July 3, 2024
Assistant cook -NOC 63200   410 Mclevin ave, 4830 Sheppard ave
June 13, 2024