Accepting resumes until Oct 1.
We are currently seeking an experienced Wills and Estates Law Clerk for our growing
law firm located in Wallaceburg, Ontario.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 4 years of experience assisting with
drafting estate and power of attorney documents, corresponding with clients, and
administering estates. Experience in real estate law and/or corporate law is an asset.
The responsibilities for the role of Wills and Estates Clerk include:
Supporting lawyers by assembling and organizing client file information;
Preparing necessary estate court forms for filing with the court;
Maintaining lawyers’ calendars by scheduling appointments, task lists and other
arrangements as necessary;
Preparing draft correspondence pertaining to various estates matters for review,
approval, and use by lawyers;
Serve as a point of contact for clients by providing ongoing file updates;
Draft Estate Documentation for review, approval, and use by lawyers;
Corresponding and scheduling meetings with clients; and
Assisting staff as required.
Experience in a similar role, or Law Clerk diploma;
Excellent organizational skills;
Attention to detail;
Able to prioritize, handle different tasks on a daily basis;
Outgoing, friendly and a team player;
Flexible, and able to accommodate to different situations;
Able to work under pressure/stress;
Positive demeanor and eager to learn;
Takes initiative to provide help or assist others;
Able to work with minimal supervision;
Able to take instructions and notes via different sources;
Proficiency in MS Word, MS Excel;
Basic knowledge of PCLaw; and
Basic knowledge of Do Process programs i.e Will Builder.
Compensation is commensurate with experience and skill.
Job Type: Permanent, Full-Time
Three (3) month probationary period
Salary: $00,000.00-$00,000.00 per year
35 hour work week
Monday to Friday
The position does not allow for working remotely
Application deadline: 2020-10-01
Expected start date: 2020-10-20
Interested candidates may email their cover letter and resume to: