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Paralegal/Legal Assistant at

Paralegal/Legal Assistant

Ottawa, Ontario Contractor
27.08 CAD - 31.35 CAD/Hour
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Ref ID: 05030-0012789225

Classification: Legal Secretary

Compensation: $27.08 to $31.35 hourly

Robert Half Ottawa is currently working with a great Legal practice to help them find a Paralegal/Legal Assistant to work alongside them. This fantastic 3-month opportunity to gain in-house legal experience in the private sector. We are seeking a Paralegal for a contract opportunity located in Ottawa, Ontario. This hybrid scheduled role (50% onsite, 50% remote) is an amazing opportunity to work with a small legal team and gain experience in a law firm. 

The Role:

  • You will work primarily in dealing with family and estate matters including drafting related documents.
  • Attend various meetings
  • Review files and gather all facts and information 
  • Provide analysis of data and summarize for further review
  • Maintain a high and strict level of confidence and discretion
  • Email and phone correspondence
  • Liaise with internal stakeholders, clients, and external stakeholders

Candidate Requirements:

  • The ideal candidate must be a Paralegal/Legal Assistant with post-secondary education or equal experience
  • A minimum of 2 years experience working as a paralegal/legal assistant in either a firm or in-house role, or a combination of both
  • Ideally has experience in all or part of Family Law, and/or Estate Law
  • Can provide supervisory references that will concur with your related experience and high level of professionalism in previous roles
  • *Bilingualism is a strong asset

If this role seems like the next position for you, apply now!

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