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Family Law LAA

Legal
Permanent, Full-Time
Surrey

Job Description

Are you an accredited LAA with 1 year of experience who is looking to work a little closer to home? Then this might be a great opportunity for you!

This large law firm in Surrey is in a very transit-friendly, convenient location, and they offer an attractive work environment, as well as lots of career growth opportunities. You will get to work alongside a supportive team of professionals who love to socialize and have fun while getting the job done.

Key Responsibilities

  • Opening, closing and organizing files
  • Prepare and draft various legal documents, correspondence and agreements
  • Maintain calendars and set appointments
  • Maintain and update client files
  • Conduct BC Online searches
  • Organize and prepare for meetings, mediations, gearings, applications and trials
  • Prepare trial books and books of documents
  • Communicate with opposing counsels to obtain necessary information
  • Use various databases to conduct legal research
  • Other administrative tasks as required

Qualifications

  • Minimum 1 year of experience working in general litigation work in Family Law
  • LAA certificate required
  • Solid understanding of Supreme and Provincial Court Family Rules
  • Proficiency with MS Office programs (Word and Outlook)
  • Excellent organization skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to juggle various tasks while prioritizing workloads and meeting deadlines

What's In It For You

They offer competitive compensation commensurate with experience, as well as a comprehensive benefits package. You will also have an annual health spending account, generous vacation allotment, sick and personal days, as well as a pension plan after 2 years of employment.

Salary

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