Our client, a vibrant midsize law firm located in the core of downtown Toronto, is seeking a Family Law Clerk to join its team!
Compile documents for financial disclosure briefs, affidavits of documents, questioning and trial
Prepare and review complex financial statements;
Examine disclosure received for discrepancies, omissions and errors
Review client’s budget and income and input information required for support calculations
Draft net family property statements and comparative net family property statements
Assist with preparation for attendance at court, settlement meetings questionings, mediations and arbitrations
Arrange for execution, service and filing of all court documents
Complete all documents for uncontested divorce
Obtain qualification of professionals, including real estate appraisers, business valuators, accountants, actuarial consultants, mediators, arbitrators, assessors, agents and process servers
Assist with drafting conference briefs, mediation briefs, pleadings, motions affidavits, factums, briefs of authorities, appeal documents, offers to settle, etc.
Draft court orders from Judge’s endorsements and consents / minutes of settlement.
Law Clerk Diploma from accredited institution
5+ years experience working in a similar role
Excellent knowledge of relevant statutes, regulations and the Family Law Rules
Extensive experience using Divorcemate software
Strong technical skills, Microsoft Office 2007 / 2010 Word, Outlook and Calendar and Elite docketing software
Familiarity using a document management system is an asset
A competitive compensation & benefits package are being offered!