Legal Assistant
Randstad Canada
Oshawa, Ontario, CA
4d ago

Are you a law clerk diploma program graduate with at least 1 year of experience in Wills and Estates? Are you on the hunt for a permanent legal assistant position in the Durham Region?

Are you looking to avoid a long commute downtown and looking to save on commuting costs to be closer to home? Are you good at making your clients feel comfortable during, what can be, vulnerable moments in their lives?

Come join a great firm located in the heart of downtown Oshawa, easily accessible by transit and with free parking available.

what you get

  • experience working on basic and complex wills and estates matters
  • $35,000 to $40,000 base salary
  • year-end performance bonuses
  • family-feel office
  • paid overtime
  • flexible culture (flexible to the realities of life - ie. emergencies, appointments, etc.)
  • easy access to transit
  • free parking
  • work with a lawyer who is caring and is pretty easy going
  • holiday shutdowns
  • 2 to 3 weeks of vacation
  • who you are

  • 1 or more years of experience in Wills and Estates
  • experience with PC Law
  • experience with Estate-a-base
  • experience drafting simple wills
  • experience drafting / revising affidavits
  • strong attention to detail
  • experience with PPSA searches
  • some corporate law experience would be a strong asset
  • draft correspondence
  • great client service skills
  • what you will do

  • open and close files
  • draft simple wills
  • draft correspondence
  • manage accounts
  • assist in managing the will vault
  • take general instruction from a lawyer
  • filing, photocopying, scanning
  • work closely with clients
  • follow up on signatures
  • correspond with courts as needed
  • If this is your next role, then apply here now! This client treats their staff very well, so we are looking for the best.

    Alternatively, you can submit your resume to legaljobstoronto randstad.ca .

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    Phone Number : 416.861.1060

    Fax Number : 416.861.1061

    Randstad Canada

    Randstad Canada is committed to building a diverse workforce reflective of the diversity of Canada. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage candidates, especially those who identify as a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group, and any others who may contribute to the diversification of our workforce, to apply.

    Randstad Canada is also committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments.If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise your Randstad Representative or your local Randstad branch in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

    Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

    For all feedback on equity and accommodation needs, please contact your local Randstad Canada Branch.

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