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Litigation Paralegal – Work Close to Home!

Posted: June 9, 2021 Company: Lindsay Kenney LLP
Address: 8621 201st Street, Langley Postal Code: V2Y 0G9
Location: Langley Contact: Nina Erickson
Phone: Fax:
E-mail: careers@lklaw.ca Website: lklaw.ca

Who we are:

Lindsay Kenney LLP is one of Western Canada’s largest full service law firms with locations conveniently located in downtown Vancouver, and Langley. In our 40th year, our success continues to be fueled by the talent, ambition and expertise of our amazing team.

Why it is great to work at LK Law:

Lindsay Kenney LLP offers our team members a dynamic, collaborative and family-focused environment. In addition to a competitive base salary, we provide:

  • A comprehensive benefits package – LK Law pays for 100% of the benefit premiums
  • Amazing opportunities for personal growth and development
  • A generous vacation allotment
  • Personal days
  • Fitness and wellness allowances
  • On-site fitness centers (although these are currently closed due to the pandemic)
  • A supportive, engaging, tight-knit culture
  • Potential remote working arrangements

What you can expect:

We currently have an opening in our Langley office for an Intermediate Litigation Paralegal with a specialized focus in both family law and general litigation. This role requires an individual who is organized, effective at multi-tasking and detail oriented, with strong communication and people skills. Depending on experience and knowledge, the core responsibilities of the role will be, but not limited to:

  • Organization and management of files
  • Drafting court documents and file related correspondence
  • Completing Trial preparation
  • Drafting Pleadings, Applications, Affidavits, Orders and Discovery Demands
  • Conducting research of case law, records, court files and other legal documents
  • Communicating with clients, opposing counsel, etc.
  • Reviewing and summarizing financial documents
  • Drafting Financial Statements

What you bring to the table:

  • Minimum 3 years’ of experience as a Paralegal in a busy litigation practice – as 50% of the role will be in family law, the successful candidate must have at least 2 years’ experience as a Paralegal in family law
  • A Paralegal Certificate or Diploma from an accredited post-secondary institution
  • Understanding of the legal process and the Rules of Court
  • Proficient with MS Word, Outlook, BC Online, Divorcemate and Excel
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to handle a high volume of work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work in independently and in a team environment

Please send your resume with “Litigation Paralegal” in the subject line, along with a cover letter stating salary expectations to careers@lklaw.ca. We thank all applicants for their interest only those considered for an interview will be contacted.