Associate Lawyer (Litigation)

Stewart McKelvey is looking for an Associate Lawyer to join our litigation group in our Halifax, NS office. The ideal candidate will have 4-6 years of litigation practice experience, strong interpersonal and communication abilities, as well as demonstrated advocacy skills.

Stewart McKelvey is an innovative, client-driven law firm committed to providing the highest quality of ethical legal services, earning clients' trust and striving to meet and exceed expectations.

The firm invests in its people, technology and its business to ensure the continued delivery of the quality service that clients have come to expect from the firm. Stewart McKelvey has earned a reputation as a leader in the profession and a supporter of the communities in which we live and work. Our forward thinking perspective results in outperforming expectations.

As a firm, we value diversity and are committed to providing a workplace that fosters a culture of awareness, appreciation and respect. It is our mission to promote diversity and inclusion throughout the firm, to support the diversity initiatives of our clients, and to encourage greater inclusion in our communities through sponsorships and support. It is our belief that diversity and inclusion enhances the delivery of legal services to our clients through the respected and valued input of diverse perspectives, ideas and experiences.

This is a partnership track role and, as such, the successful candidate must actively participate in client development, firm and community events, and corporate social responsibility initiatives.

Candidates must be a member in good standing with a Canadian Law Society and should provide a resume and cover letter detailing relevant practice experience before Monday, March 1, 2021.

Interested candidates can apply here: https://stewartmckelvey.com/career-opportunities/

All inquiries will be held in strict confidence.

We thank all candidates for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

No agencies please.

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About Stewart McKelvey

We’ve Moved! Our Halifax office is now located in Queen’s Marque: 600-1741 Lower Water St., Halifax, NS B3J 0J2. Click here for details.

With offices in Charlottetown, Fredericton, Halifax, Moncton, Saint John and St. John’s, Stewart McKelvey is Atlantic Canada's largest full-service law firm with a reputation for generating results. We believe in not only solving our clients' problems, but preventing issues from arising in the first place. By always thinking: forward, we bring the most valued expertise to clients by solving business challenges, avoiding future risks and identifying new opportunities.

We are committed to being leaders in the practice of law by responding to market trends, harnessing technological innovations and adapting processes for greater efficiencies. Our work environment is fast-paced, challenging and rewarding. We strive to attract, develop and engage high caliber individuals who are committed to helping shape and achieve our vision. By empowering employees and valuing diversity and inclusion, we are able to provide the highest quality of service our clients have come to expect. We continually invest in our people, technology and business practices to ensure the success of our Firm and our clients.

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