Estates Law Clerk
City : Guelph
Category : Support Staff
Industry : Legal
Employer : SV Law
The Estates practice is growing at SV Law and we are currently looking for two Estates Law Clerks to join our dynamic team, which currently consists of four Estates Clerks, as well as one Intake/Reporting Clerk. Let us provide you with a great work environment that provides benefits and rewards that support your life and well-being.
About the Opportunity:
As the successful candidate you will have a Law Clerk or Legal Assistant Diploma or equivalent, and a minimum of 2 years experience in a similar role. This experience should include preparing and managing all types of estate files, including probate applications, asset distribution, providing general administration of estate files, serving, and filing documents with the Court, and preparing general correspondence and routine documents.
You are a team player who thrives in an environment that offers the opportunity to work with a dynamic group of individuals, both independently and as part of a team. You will have excellent organizational skills, high attention to detail, and the ability to multitask, all of which will assist you in working in this fast-paced environment. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are an asset for dealing effectively with clients and other lawyers and professionals in the interests of our clients. Experience with MS Office is a must and knowledge in the applications of PC Law, Estate-a-Base, Emergent and Worldox are considered an asset.
If you are interested in joining our talented team, please submit your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 30, 2021.
At SV Law, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees feel valued, respected, and supported, and are free from violence and harassment. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and community. If you require an accommodation for the recruitment/interview process (including alternate formats of materials, or accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.