Legal Assistant

BLG, one of Canada's largest law firms, is seeking a Legal Assistant. Competitive salary and benefits package

Your new company
The Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, one of Canada's largest law firms, is seeking a Legal Assistant to join their EMER group (Environmental, Municipal, Expropriation, Regulatory). At BLG, it begins with service! Their approach to Professional and Service Excellence is based upon personal standards of absolute integrity, unfailing mutual respect and dedication in all that we do for our clients. They pride themselves on having the best talent, legal and non-legal, and delivering the best service. Their vision: Leading our profession as a high performing firm we are recognized for our unwavering commitment to exceptional client service, professional excellence and talent development.

Your new role
As the Practice Assistant, your duties will be include but not limited to: preparing legal documents, drafting routine correspondence, preparing and revising complex documents, preparing accounts, proofreading and editing documents to a very high standard, arranging meetings, booking travel, preparing boardrooms and briefing notes, scheduling hearings with government bodies and all other administrative duties.

What you'll need to succeed
As the successful candidate you must have 3-5 years’ experience working within Civil Litigation. You will have your certificate / diploma of Legal Administration. You will be a team player, have excellent written and verbal communications, have the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.

What you'll get in return
In return for your hard work and expertise, you will be rewarded with a generous salary, a full benefits package, and the opportunity to work for one of Canada’s largest practices.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.
For more detailed information, or to view other vacancies with this organisation, please visit our dedicated recruitment website 


Job type:
Legal Practice
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Amanda Willis, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Toronto

Suite 600, 6 Adelaide Street East, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, ON M5C 1H6

Telephone: 416 203 1923

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