Legal Assistants

Industry

Legal

Advert ID

CAN_521720

Location

Edmonton

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Calgary, AB - (CAN) 734 7th Avenue Southwest Suite 240 AB Calgary , AB T2P 3P8

ContactNumber

403-269-6936

Job Description

Legal Assistants



Manpower is currently seeking Legal Assistants to fill a number of contract roles in Edmonton, AB.



Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

* Extensive work managing calendars, scheduling appointments and updating diaries.

* Documenting and processing budgetary/claim expenses.

* Typing, editing and proofreading judgments, including researching and verifying case and statute citations, to ensure accuracy of the finished product prior to filing.

* Researching and preparing correspondence and memoranda of a highly complex and confidential nature.

* Preparing material for court hearings.

* Handling of sensitive and confidential information.

* Establishing and maintaining filing systems.

* Handling incoming telephone inquiries and mail.

* Coordinating travel arrangements often of complex nature.

* Coordinating meetings and conferences, which includes organizing and assembling all documents required.

* Performing other related administrative tasks as requested.



Required Education / Experience:

* Minimum two year diploma in a related field (i.e.. Legal admin)

* Experience working as a legal assistant

* Experience drafting orders for lawyers

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills

* Experience with MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)

* Excellent time management and organizational skills

* Ability to maintain accuracy and pay careful attention to detail

* Demonstrated personal integrity and the ability to maintain confidentiality

* Experience with Adobe program

* Experience drafting of Litigation documents

* Experience with preparing exhibit and trial binders



Please email your resume directly to [email protected]