Law Clerk - Estates Litgation

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and complete all necessary documentation for Estates Litigation including drafting of application and motion materials, affidavits, affidavits of documents, accounting and various other court documents
  • Manage and review large volumes of supporting documentation
  • Preparation of estate planning and estate administration materials required
  • Communicate professionally with all internal and external clients and legal professionals
  • The ability to be flexible to the changing demands of the job
  • Docket time

Qualifications or Skills Required:

  • Minimum of five years’ litigation experience with a background in Estates Litigation
  • Knowledge of the Ontario Rules of Civil Procedure including Rules 74 and 75
  • Successful completion of a post-secondary level Law Clerk or Legal Assistant program
  • Member in good standing with the Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario (ILCO)
  • Strong technical skills using Microsoft Word 2013
  • Extremely organized and meticulous with follow-up and attention to detail
  • Ability to take initiative, prioritize and multitask
  • Self-motivated, team player that is client service oriented
Applicants requiring accommodation to participate in the recruitment process may notify Human Resources accordingly.

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