Sr. Litigation Associate

Job Description

This role is for an established lawyer with a minimum of five years’ experience in a wide range of civil and commercial litigation. You will successfully manage your own case load and participate in complex hearings, trials, negotiations and arbitrations while maintaining a high level of advocacy, legal knowledge, and interpersonal skills. The ability to collaborate with all the firm’s practice groups provides a range of informed perspectives and valuable competitive advantage.

  • Advocating for clients at all levels of Court in Ontario including Superior Court of Justice, Divisional Court and the Court of Appeal.
  • Seeking out and executing client engagement opportunities, independently performing consultations, and managing multiple litigation files from start to finish.
  • Employ file management strategies to maximize efficiency.
  • Maintaining accurate and up-to-date dockets.
  • Interacting with clients, counsel and colleagues of the firm across multiple social platforms.

Required Skills

  • Excellent legal research and writing.
  • Aptitude in docketing and legal accounting.
  • Experience with MS Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat DC, OneKey, Zoom.
  • Compliance with the LSO’s reporting, audit, and professional development requirements.
  • Compliance with LawPro reporting and insurance application requirements.
  • Ability to handle a high volume of work in a timely manner with strong attention to detail.
  • Must demonstrate a proven ability to work under pressure, take initiative and prioritize projects.
  • Exceptional organizational abilities.

Please submit a cover letter of introduction and a current curriculum vitae to info@regencylawgroup.ca