Job Type: Law
Our client is a Canadian law firm that specializes in helping people with legal services in these areas: real estate transactions, setting up corporations, friendly divorce, and estate planning. The company makes it easy for customers to understand. Their number 1 priority is making sure that customers are cared for and understood.
The client is looking for a Legal Assistant who will play an integral role in the legal services being provided to our clients. The Legal Assistant provides client liaison to determine the needs of the client, drafting of documents for review by the lawyer and overall client satisfaction.
Qualified candidates will have an extremely strong understanding of English in order to draft legal documents in English. Also important experiences with law firm practices and processes in the areas of estate planning, family law, and corporate law. Strong verbal and written communication skills, a strong ability to multi-task, a friendly demeanor, strong customer focus and the ability to perform under stress and time constraints.
A Day in the Life
• Prime legal assistant and drafter for Wills and Estates, Family Law and Corporate Law
• Advice and assist lawyers and Legal Team Lead re Customer concerns
• Conduct legal research and analysis
• Prepare legal documents
• Answer Phones
• Meeting with Clients virtually to determine their needs and discuss legal documents
• Customer Relationship Management Administration (InfusionSoft)
• Prime Support for MS Tools
We have a team of highly passionate and professional people who are dedicated to providing the best legal and consulting services in Canada.
The Future of Work
GMT is a global recruitment company changing the face of recruitment and staffing. Our headquarters are in Melbourne, Australia but we are truly global. We are all about connecting the best international talent with the best companies. We provide our talent with the flexibility of being able to work a home office with tailored hours for amazing companies. Our hourly rates are very generous and you become part of our unique community; a place to share ideas, connect and socialise and continually upskill.
NOTE: We highly encourage that you only apply for the role that best matches your skills in Grow My Team instead of applying for all the open roles to avoid delays in getting to best outcomes for you.
Due to regulations, we are unable to offer remote work to Australian citizens and residents.