law clerk - corporate law, Toronto

randstad canada
job type
$ 45,000 - $ 60,000 per year
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job details

toronto, ontario
administrative support
job type
$ 45,000 - $ 60,000 per year
reference number
randstad canada
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job description

"It's not like 'Print versus Digital - only one will survive.' We live in a hybrid world now..." - Robin Sloan

Are you a legal assistant or law clerk with a minimum of 2 years experience in corporate law? Are you comfortable with a hybrid role (75% clerking and 25% admin) that will see you managing a practice while also participating in transactional work? Do you have a strong understanding of incorporations, share purchase transactions/agreements, dissolutions, minute book maintenance, and corporate governance? Do you have a positive attitude and a strong focus on providing a great experience for your internal and external clients? Do you want to work at a mid-sized firm that really knows how to treat their employees with the right level of respect at all levels? Do you want to work at a firm with a strong Corporate Social Responsibility mentality and actively seek input from their staff in the direction of the firm? If so, read on...

what you will get

• base salary commensurate to experience ($45,000 at 2 years of experience, or $60,000 + at 5 years of experience)
• 3 weeks vacation
• full, firm-sponsored, health and dental benefits
• a fun and supportive environment
• opportunity to participate in firm-led community activities (H&S Big Bike Ride, etc.)
• great stability and very low turnover
• direct access to the subway system
• a mid-sized firm supported by a great leader in HR

what you will do

• manage the client service aspect of the practice
• manage timelines for deliverables to governing bodies
• assist with incorporations, minute book maintenance, dissolutions, reporting books, cheque/bank runs, closing agendas, etc
• processing dockets and expenses (gathering and providing to accounting team)
• calendar management and meeting planning
• opening and closing files
• photocopying and scanning as needed
• travel planning as needed

what you will need to be successful

• a minimum of 2 years of experience within corporate law
• a college diploma in law clerk studies or a University Diploma
• experience with transactional/clerk responsibilities in corporate law
• strong judgment and ability to work well in a team
• an aptitude for providing exceptional client service
• a positive attitude
• experience using Cyberbahn, Oncorp and the like
• flexibility to work overtime as needed

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