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lawyer


Source: Job Bank

Location

Burnaby, BC
V5G4H7

Salary

$100.00 to $150.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Education: Master's degree
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Private practice

Tasks

  • Advise clients of their legal rights and all matters related to law
  • Plead clients' cases before courts of law, tribunals and boards (lawyers only)
  • Draw up legal documents and prepare statements of legal opinion
  • Negotiate settlements of civil disputes (lawyers only)
  • Perform administrative and management functions related to the practice of law
  • Represent interests of corporation/employer in all business related to legal matters
  • Supervise professional, para-legal and support staff and articling students
  • Research legal precedents and gather evidence

Supervision

  • 1 to 2 people

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Membership in a provincial or territorial law society

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Excel
  • MS Outlook
  • MS Windows
  • MS Word

Area of work experience

  • Law

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Values and ethics

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Workplace information

  • Remote work available

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Other benefits
  • Team building opportunities

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