Family Law Assistant

FH&P Lawyers LLP - Kelowna, BC (30+ days ago)

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We are the second largest law firm in Kelowna. Our preferred areas of practice include Personal Injury, Litigation, Family, Wills & Estates, Corporate, Commercial and Commercial Financing work. We are looking to add an experienced Legal Assistant to our family law team. This is a permanent full-time position. Qualified candidate will possess the ability to provide a full range of support services. This position offers a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as a group RRSP program.

Standard Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of court documents, and drafting correspondence

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  • Booking appointments, setting discovery and trial dates

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  • Organize files, client documents and binders

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  • Preparation of monthly accounts

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  • Perform other related duties as required

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in family law

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  • Must be proficient with litigation procedures and the Rules of Court

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  • Microsoft Office Word / Outlook and Divorcemate experience

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  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and exceptional work ethic

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  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Please send your cover letter and resume detailing education, previous experience and salary expectation, in confidence, to Barbara Davy at FH&P Lawyers LLP, 400 – 275 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna, B.C., V1Y 6L2.

We thank all applicants for their interest in FH&P Lawyers LLP, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time