Law Clerk-Legal Assistant

Law Clerk-Legal Assistant

Blair Jones Professional Corporation
Location: Pembroke, Ontario
Posted: April 13th 2019
Description:

Blair Jones Professional Corporation is a law firm comprised of lawyers and support staff who believe in making clients feel at ease with what can often appear to be complex and confusing legal issues.  For over 20 years, Blair Jones has been dedicated to assisting clients by providing quality legal services in a timely manner and at affordable prices.

We are currently recruiting for a Law Clerk-Legal Assistant to join our team. This is a full-time position.

Responsibilities:

  • Handling a large volume of real estate transaction files with strict deadlines, from beginning to end
  • Preparing legal documents
  • Maintaining organized files
  • Providing exceptional service to clients in a professional manner
Qualifications

Required:

  • Graduate of a recognized Law Clerk or Legal Assistant program or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience
  • Experience preparing real estate files and closing real estate transactions
  • Ability to work independently under the general supervision of a lawyer
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English)
  • Respectful of strict confidentiality
  • Strong time management, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Computer proficiency

Assets:

  • Prior work experience in a general service law firm, particularly in the following areas of law: real estate, wills and estates, corporate, family-matrimonial law
  • Working knowledge of The Conveyance, PC Law, Fast Company and/or Will Builder
  • Ability to communicate in French

The successful candidate will largely work in the area of real estate law, however preference may be given to candidates who have experience in additional areas of law, particularly in wills and estates or in corporate law.

Additional Information

Please submit your cover letter and resume by email. References are required, and any letters of recommendation may be included in your application.

We appreciate your interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Contact Information
Blair Jones
Blair Jones Professional Corporation
1064 Pembroke Street West,
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 5R4

Email: blair@jones-law.ca
Website: www.jones-law.ca
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