Litigation Legal Assistant - Maternity Leave Coverage

Anderson James McCall - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Anderson James McCall is seeking a legal assistant with a minimum of 5 years experience in civil litigation. We are looking for someone with strong work ethic who is motivated, collaborative and dedicated to providing outstanding service to our clients. This position is a one year maternity leave coverage role with the potential for permanent placement. We anticipate the start date will be January 2nd 2020 but that date may be adjusted as needed.


  • Handling a variety of administrative duties
  • Drafting correspondence
  • Filing
  • Office and file organization
  • Preparation of accounts
  • Coordinating and scheduling meetings and maintaining calendars
  • Court searches
  • Scheduling various applications and questionings
  • Pre-trial and trial preparation
  • Maintenance of all trial binders and limitation systems


  • The successful candidate will play a role in the organization of working closely with the lawyers in all aspects of their practice management
  • Must have a Legal Assistant Diploma from an accredited college
  • Minimum of five years of experience
  • Must be detail oriented
  • Must be highly organized
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Must have excellent Microsoft Word skills
  • Eclipse experience required
  • Civil Litigation experience required

Job Types: Full-time, Contract


  • Legal Assistant: 5 years (Required)