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ICBC & Criminal Defence Legal Assistant - legal/paralegal

JobPosting
City: Vancouver
Date: 13 Feb 2020
Category: legal / paralegal

We currently have a part-time position available for a Legal Administrative Assistant to support our ICBC and Criminal Practice areas. We are in New Westminster across the street from the courthouse.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Handle cold calls from prospective clients
• Perform LAA work from file opening to closing
• Draft pleadings, correspondence and related documents
• Review all incoming correspondence and draft responses
• Communicate with clients on a regular basis
• Maintain limitation dates, bring forward system and court diary
• Request records and follow up

QUALIFICATIONS
• Minimum 2-year experience as a LAA
• Punctual
• Excellent word processing skills (MS Word)
• Experience with Microsoft Excel and Outlook
• Proactive work style
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team
• Attention to detail; requires high level of accuracy and proofreading
• Superior organizational skills
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Once the probation period is completed successfully, we can accommodate telecommuting.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those short-listed and selected for interviews will be contacted.
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