We are seeking a Legal Assistant
- provides exceptional administrative assistance and support to a team This includes opening files, typing, drafting, proofreading, photocopying, faxing, binding documents, scanning, screening and distributing mail, revising and formatting various correspondence and legal documents, typing transcripts of digitally recorded interviews of licensees and witnesses
- Regularly drafts or prepares affidavits, charts, correspondence and memoranda.
-Schedules appointments and meetings, ensuring room set up, required documents, and availability of attendees, and arranging for language interpreters as required.
-Communicating in a professional manner with clients and lawyer
Required Skills and Knowledge:
-Community College Law Clerk Diploma or Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario Certificate;
-Strong organizational, multi-tasking and time management skills;
-Strong computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Office, PCLaw, Teraview and Conveyancer;
-Ability to work independently, follow instructions with minimal supervision and take initiative.
-Speak both English and Mandarin
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send me your resume. Only those chosen to move to the next steps will be contacted. Thank you for your interest