Commercial Litigation Associate Lawyer Job in Calgary, Canada

January 25, 2019

Our client is a mid-size local law firm that offers legal services in a wide range of practices. The firm offers a collegial work environment where support and cross-utilization amongst practice areas is encouraged.

 

Job Description – Mid-Level Commercial Litigation Associate Lawyer

 

Our client has an immediate opening for a Mid-Level Commercial Litigation Associate Lawyer to join its office in Calgary. The successful candidate will assist clients in a broad range of commercial litigation matters. This is an excellent opportunity for a talented litigator to join a collegial team with a unique culture in a growing and dynamic firm.

 

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Maintain a carriage of commercial litigation files.
  • Handle day-to-day aspects of litigation files, from initial retainer to trial, including litigation strategy, cost management, and client correspondence.
  • Expand and support business/client development opportunities.

 

Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge

  • LL.B. or J.D. degree (or equivalent).
  • Good standing with a Canadian Law Society.
  • 5-10 years of commercial litigation experience.
  • Aptitude for advanced legal technology.
  • Superior advocacy, technical, interpersonal, and file management skills.
  • Experience before the Federal Court would be considered an asset.
  • A portable practice is preferred, but not required.

 

Jeremiah Hunter, Recruitment Associate

403.444.1765

jhunter@thecounselnetwork.com

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