Litigation Legal Assistants

Post Date: January 16, 2014

Miller Thomson LLP is one of Canada's fastest growing national business law firms, with more than 470 lawyers working in offices located in Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Regina, Saskatoon, London, Kitchener-Waterloo, Guelph, Toronto, Markham and Montréal. We strive to offer each team member a great challenge, competitive compensation/benefits, employee perks, an emphasis on wellness plus, a positive, collegial work environment.

We are seeking Litigation Legal Assistants to join our Toronto office. Supporting our professionals in the litigation practice area, the incumbents should have a minimum of two years experience as a Legal Assistant and a legal secretarial Community College Diploma or equivalent. Experience/exposure in litigation is a must.

To be successful, you are a superstar organizer who has the technical knowledge and experience of handling a litigation files from start-to-finish. Your tasks will include, but will not be limited to, opening files, setting up pleadings, as well as administrative support. Note that in this role you will need to be resourceful, be able to maintain client contact, fast turnaround and juggle your other tasks with ease. All with the utmost attention to top-quality, error-free work.

Attention to detail and a quick turnaround time is your calling card. You are able to provide consistent, quality support for changing needs. 

Our ideal candidate is proactive, creative and always exploring ways to improve efficiencies and meet the needs of employees and clients.

If you are interested in this position, please forward your resume, quoting the above job title and office location, to:

Attn: Talent Management Specialist
Miller Thomson LLP
Scotia Plaza
40 King Street West, Suite 5800
P.O. Box 1011
Toronto, ON M5H 3S1
Fax: 416-595-8695

While we thank all applicants for their interest, due to the high volume of applicants we receive, we are unable to respond to queries individually and only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls or agencies please.

Miller Thomson LLP is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified candidates including women, aboriginal peoples, visible minorities and people with disabilities.