paralegal

Pathways Visas - Surrey, BC (30+ days ago)

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College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year

1 year to less than 2 years

or equivalent experience
Notaries Public Specific Skills
Administer oaths and take affidavits and depositions
Draft contracts, prepare promissory notes and draw up wills, mortgages and other legal documents
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
In-house training from a law firm or law clerk program
Area of Work Experience
Immigration
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
Spreadsheet
MS Excel
MS PowerPoint
MS Word
Legal software applications
Database management
MS Outlook
Work Setting
Legal firm
Company legal department
Security and Safety
Bondable
Criminal record check
Transportation/Travel Information
Public transportation is available
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment
Work under pressure
Attention to detail
Large caseload
Large workload
Tight deadlines
Personal Suitability
Initiative
Effective interpersonal skills
Flexibility
Accurate
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Excellent written communication
Client focus
Dependability
Judgement
Reliability
Organized
Paralegals Specific Skills
Research records, court files and other legal documents
Assist lawyers by interviewing clients, witnesses and other related parties, assembling documentary evidence, preparing trial briefs, and arranging for trials
Prepare wills, real estate transactions and other legal documents, court reports and affidavits
Assist lawyers in preparation for mediation and judicial dispute resolutions
Draft legal correspondence and perform general office and clerical duties