Litigation Legal Assistant - Contract Position
On behalf of our highly esteemed client, a leading Calgary law firm; we are seeking a Litigation legal assistant to work closely with an Associate Lawyer in his civil litigation, general business transactions, corporate matters, builders lien matters, and real estate practice.
This is a 4 month term contract position with the ability to lead into full time for the ideal candidate.
Type correspondence and legal documents from dictation and/or handwritten notes
Maintain files; including daily filing, file organization, opening files, closing files, etc.
Handle telephone and mail correspondence, both incoming and outgoing
Administration duties, including time entry and bill preparation
Other duties as required
Completion of a recognized legal assistant program
2+ years experience in Litigation matters would be an asset
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal)
Strong computer skill
Strong organization skills
Detailed orientated and able to handle multiple tasks
Highly motivated and personable
Able to prioritize work
Willing to take initiative
Responds to everyday tasks with little supervision
Maintains professionalism, confidentiality and discretion
Able to work both independently and in a team environment.
If you are a driven and self-motivated legal assistant or paralegal, we want to hear from you!
Our client offers exceptional benefits and compensation packages.
Visit our website to explore all opportunities: www.rsgrecruiting.com