Our client is a boutique law firm looking to hirea dedicated Law Clerk to join their firm! They love what they do and they loveputting their client’s needs in forefront, so your people skills are a must tofit into this firm.
If you are motivated, professional and have 5-7 years of Corporate / Estatesexperience from a law firm, then we want to hear from you! Located in DowntownToronto with an accessible route to ease your commute, this firm also offersbenefits and friendly staff! Apply today in the strictest of confidence toobtain an interview.
Drafting various legal documents, including but not limited to documents related to articles of incorporation, amalgamations, dissolutions, and complex tax reorganizations
Drafting application of records, motions fordirection, affidavits, Wills and Powers of Attorney, etc.
Maintain and update minute books for corporations and trusts;
Preparing releases, receipts, directions and otherroutine documents in estate administrations
Conduct corporate due diligence and report
Assisting in assembling information on assets andliabilities for estate administration purposes including correspondence withfinancial institutions, CRA, executors, beneficiaries Organize and maintain files and financial records;
Greeting clients and visitors and answering visitor inquiries;
Answering and routing all incoming telephone calls;
Maintaining, scheduling and set-up of meetings;
Other duties as required
Required Experience / Skills / Qualifications
Minimum 5 years of experience in Corporate / Estates Law
Law Clerk Diploma or Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario Certificate (or equivalent); university degree preferred
Experience with Excel, PCLaw, Word and Outlook, ESC and / or Cyberbahn, Taxnet, Tax find
Advanced written and verbal communication skills
Exceptional attention to detail
Exceptional time-management skills and ability to handle multiple priorities simultaneously
Availability to work overtime, when necessary
To apply, please forward your resume to Zaheeda Merali, Manager Law Clerk Division at zaheeda cartelinc.com