Our client, a highly-regarded international law firm located in the core of downtown Toronto, is looking for a Litigation Legal Assistant to join their growing team!
This is an exciting opportunity to manage the daily litigation practices of three respected lawyers.
Assisting with the preparation and assembly of legal documents
Coordinating with process servers and court offices regarding various bookings and filings
Drafting and editing correspondence according to lawyers' instructions
Providing administrative support including opening / closing files, scheduling, etc.
Handling of billing and related accounting matters
3+ years of experience supporting busy litigation lawyers in a large firm is preferred
Proficiency with MS Office, Adobe Pro, and other legal-specific applications
Experience with and knowledge of the Rules of Civil Procedure
Highly organized with excellent attention to detail and the ability to prioritize
Responds to everyday tasks with little supervision
Maintain professionalism, confidentiality and discretion
Strong team player; demonstration of a positive work ethic
Ability to multi-task and handle a fast paced work environment
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Technical aptitude for learning various computer programs
An outstanding compensation and benefits package is being offered!