Legal assistant

Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (CALC)

We are looking for a legal assistant to work at our busy and progressive community‑based legal clinic in Belleville, Ontario.

Suitable candidates must have most of the following:

  • Legal secretarial or Law Clerk diploma
  • Minimum 3 years' experience working in a law office or acceptable alternative
  • Fast and accurate keyboarding & transcription (minimum 60 w.p.m.)
  • High proficiency in using computer software including Microsoft Office, bookkeeping and case management software
  • Proven and excellent oral & written communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and with minimum supervision
  • Strong problem‑solving capability and initiative
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize tasks

The Legal Assistant will provide support to legal staff and efficiently effectively provide service in a client‑centred legal practice.

Salary will be commensurate with experience. Please email your resume and covering letter to morganl@lao.on.ca no later than March 19, 2019 explaining why you are interested in joining our team. Please also supply the names of three professional references.

COMMUNITY ADVOCACY & LEGAL CENTRE (CALC)
158 George Street, Level 1
Belleville, Ontario K8N 3H2
Email: morganl@lao.on.ca
Website: www.communitylegalcentre.ca

Only those being offered an interview will be contacted.

"We are an equal opportunity employer striving to reflect the population of Ontario."

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