Family Associate

Cody Flood Recruitment Consultants
Posting Date:
May 15, 2022
Company/Firm:
Cody Flood Recruitment Consultants
Area of Law:
Family, Wills & Estates
Position Type:
Associate
Deadline:
Aug 01, 2022
Location:
Mississauga
Experience:
3-10 years

Description

Family Associate

What our client offers

  • Great Compensation, benefits and perks
  • A data-driven approach to practicing law
  • Near fully remote office-work (will still be required to attend court locally as necessary)

Duties and responsibilities

  • Attend trials and court proceedings
  • Drafting legal pleadings such as complaints, motions, or briefs
  • Representing clients in court by answering questions from judges or opposing counsel and arguing in favor of their clients’ positions
  • Providing legal advice and counsel to clients regarding family law issues such as divorce, child custody, support payments and domestic disputes
  • Supporting clients with regular updates to their cases

Recommended Qualifications, Education and Skills

  • 3-10 years of experience as a lawyer practicing Family law
  • Experience practicing Wills & Estates law
  • The ideal candidate possesses superior analytical skills, strong work ethic, exceptional communication and client-service skills and motivation to contribute to a team-focused environment
  • A demonstrated ability to bill and docket their time (25-30 hours a week)
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent sales and customer service skills
  • Excellent drafting and writing skills are essential
  • Court experience (motions, conferences, questioning, etc.)
  • Strong computer skills including MS Office 2010 (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Able to work independently and in a team environment
  • Excellent attention to detail and diligent proofreading skills

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