Senior Legal Assistant – Personal Injury – British Columbia – 4518

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Senior Legal Assistant – Personal Injury

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Experience(s) :
8+ years

Overview

Our client, a leading plaintiff personal injury law firm in Kelowna, are looking for a dynamic and experienced Senior Legal Assistant/Paralegal to join their team. Reporting to one Lawyer, the Senior Legal Assistant will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Regular client interaction via phone, email and in-person meetings
  • Drafting, filing and arranging for Chambers applications
  • All duties related to Trial such as scheduling and coordinating witnesses, document management, PowerPoint presentations, Jury Trial preparation and subpoenas
  • Drafting and finalizing pleadings
  • Mediation scheduling and preparation
  • Document collection, management, file opening, and file analysis
  • Administrative duties related to scheduling xfds, booking IMES/DMES, payment of invoices, special damages, binder updates, filing, and opening files.

 

Experience/Skills:

  • Sound experience as a Senior Legal Administrative Assistant (8+ years)
  • Technical training as a legal assistant or paralegal is an asset from a recognized institution
  • Demonstrated customer service and client contact skills and experience
  • An ability to multi-task within an ever changing environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to take initiative and meet deadlines
  • Strong MS Office 365 skills, PC Law, and experience working with Primafact is an asset

 

If you are looking for a supportive and team-oriented culture that will offer a very competitive compensation package, then please apply today! Send your cover letter & resume to [email protected]

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