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Senior Legal Assistant – Insurance Defence Litigation (Job ID #2909)

Cartel Inc.

This is a Full-time position in Toronto, ON posted July 11, 2017.

Receive recognition for your expertise! Our client, a well-established, friendly mid-sized boutique firm located in the downtown core is growing once again. This position is for a seasoned Senior Legal Assistant with at least 5 years of Insurance Defence experience for a maternity leave. This firm is known for its support of continual learning. Apply today to be considered!

Salary: Up to $60K Primary Duties Include

  • Prepare and edit correspondence and legal documents (including motion records, pre-trial/mediation memos, pleadings, affidavits of documents, etc.)
  • Review documentation and claims from new files
  • Organize and request productions and medical documentation from clients
  • Assist with authorizations, undertakings, discoveries and productions
  • Open and close files
  • Trial preparation
  • Maintain daily contact with clients
  • Other general duties as required

Required Experience/Skills/Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years of Insurance Defence experience in a law firm
  • Legal assistant diploma plus additional courses an asset
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills, with the ability to work well under pressure
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities while paying attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal and client service skills
  • Confident and dependable, with strong initiative and ability to work both independently and in a team oriented atmosphere
  • Strong technical skills (including Microsoft Office)

To apply, please forward your resume to Sabrina Unger, Manager – Legal Support at sabrina@cartelinc.com

Skills Required

  • Education level: College
  • Work experience (years): 3-5 years

Package

Salary: N/D