Are you seeking an exciting opportunity to work in a high-volume and fast-paced environment? We are currently recruiting for a full-time temporary contract position (12 months) in our Business Law Group as a Legal Assistant.
This role ensures accurate legal documentation is prepared by set timelines, assists with managing the day to day operations of the Lawyer(s) and performs a variety of administrative duties, including but not limited to; preparing transaction documents, preparing/drafting correspondence, preparation and invoicing of accounts, scheduling appointments and managing calendars, and bring-forward system for the Lawyer.
The successful candidate ideally has the following qualifications:
- 1-3 years’ in Business Law;
- Hard working and dynamic self-starter;
- Time management skills to manage a thriving practice;
- Highly organized and detail oriented;
- Ability to learn quickly;
- Team player; and
- Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office and standard legal industry software.
Harrison Pensa is a full-service law firm based in London, Ontario, with expertise in business law, litigation and personal legal services including family, wills and estate, and personal injury law. Personal and business clients throughout southwestern Ontario, across Canada and internationally turn to us every day for our proven skills and trusted counsel.
We offer a salary commensurate with experience, a collegial environment and free membership in our on-site fitness centre.
London, Ontario is a great place to live. Located in the heart of Southwestern Ontario, London has the benefit of affordable housing, easy commutes and a variety of entertainment and shopping …. all the amenities of the big city without the challenges.
To apply to this position, please submit a cover letter and resume to: .
We encourage applications from persons with disabilities and will provide support throughout the recruitment process, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs.
While all submissions are appreciated, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
All applications will be held in strictest confidence.