Insurance and Corporate-Commercial Litigation Legal Assistant
We are currently seeking an ambitious legal assistant with Insurance and Corporate-Commercial Litigation experience. This position requires 5+ yearsí experience, specifically in the areas civil litigation with an emphasis on insurance and corporate-commercial litigation, personal injury, professional liability and construction law.
∑ Organize and expedite the flow of work through the professionalís practice, initiating any follow-up action as appropriate
∑ Accurately prepare legal documents and correspondence with little or no direction
∑ Transcribe and type legal documents and correspondence
∑ Coordinate flow of documents between legal professionals, various internal and external individuals and clients at all levels
∑ Work proactively in the day to day support of the professionalís practice
∑ Use initiative and good judgement to relieve the professional of administrative detail
∑ Generate documents based on digital dictation
∑ Arrange meetings for the professional.
∑ Keep files up to date on a consistent basis
∑ 5+ years business law experience specifically in the areas of mergers & acquisitions and corporate finance & securities
∑ Legal Assistant Diploma from a recognized post-secondary institution
∑ Superior organizational skills are a must
∑ Advanced computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
∑ Excellent customer service skills, including the ability to deal with clients in a professional manner
∑ Solid verbal and written communication skills
∑ Problem solving skills including the ability to set priorities while dealing with conflicting stressful situations
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