Legal Assistant

TANDEM Family Law is a law firm dedicated to solving family law problems. Our team of lawyers and legal assistants work in a vibrant open concept space, using the latest technology. Our non-traditional law firm is both paperless and wireless.

We believe that clients are best served by a team of professionals who can guide them to the most efficient resolution of their issues. This is why at TANDEM we work together as a team, instead of the traditional law practise. 

We are looking for a qualified person to join our team. TANDEM is seeking an individual with excellent research and writing skills, who thrives in a fast-paced environment and who likes to solve problems.

Responsibilities

  • Draft, prepare and process correspondence and legal documents
  • Assist clients by answering or referring inquiries, ensuring excellence at all times
  • Manage calendars including scheduling various appointments and meetings
  • Perform basic accounting functions pertaining to client matters
  • Prepare invoices
  • Maintain a filing system supporting the office
  • Investigate and respond to client inquiries promptly and accurately
  • Schedule and communicate client appointments and meetings

Qualifications

  • College Diploma or university degree (i.e. Administrative, Accounting, Paralegal, Journalism, English)
  • Experience in a customer service environment
  • Proven ability to show attention to detail
  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize and organize workload
  • Strong word processing skills, both speed and accuracy
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Friendly, approachable and organized
  • Bilingualism is an asset, but not required

Work With Us

If you are motivated by helping people, would enjoy working in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team, we invite you to apply to join the team at TANDEM Family Law, by submitting your cover letter and resumé, in confidence, to careers@tandemlaw.ca

Application deadline: May 21, 2021

We thank all those who apply; however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Competitive salary based on qualifications and experience.

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